It's called like this because it's long... This route starts at the same place than "Santa Maria Forest", in the mountain "Picol" but after a few meters of descent it takes another way It follows a vertical and narrow path through eucalyptus forests.
It starts at 3870 meters and descends to 3413 meters in 4 km.
It is characterized by having from the beginning many vertical curves through trees, stone gardens, rocks, loose soil and it becomes more and more vertical.
Then the route becomes more pedaling, but without stop to be technical all the time.
For many local riders it's one of the most difficult routes due to its technical curves and vertical terrain. There are no drops, jumps or abysses, but it is very vertical.
90% downhill / 10% flat pedaling.
Difficulty: advanced/ expert / Black Diamond / Double Black Diamond
Trail distance: 4 km
Altitude starting point (Montaña Picol): 3870 m.a.s.l.
Altitude point of arrival (Santa Maria): 3413 m.a.s.l.
Elevation gain in descent: 457 m
**Travel time to the starting point is 1:30 hours by car and 2 hours cycling from Cusco's Main Square.