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Julio Olaza is a useful and inspiring man to know in Huaraz.
He runs each day with low numbers to make sure each day is special and specific for you.
We had 4 day trips. 9am start from Olaza guest house. About 1 hour...More
Had a brilliant two days of riding through the Cordillera Blanca with Julio. Incredible scenery, some great climbs and brilliant descents through the mountains and local roads. Undoubtedly, close to the best biking experience you can have in Peru and the region. Julio’s also a...More
Julio, the owner of Chakinaniperu, deserves his legendary status as a mountain biking guide. My wife and I spent two days with Julio and enjoyed every moment. Very reasonable price for rental and guide service. Aside from Julio's wonderful attitude and friendliness, over the years...More
Julio guided us on some great single track in the mountains near Huaraz. the route was well designed and I know he has multiple options you can request. I rode with my 13 year old son and we had good quality gear and an all...More
Title says it all. Proprietor / guide Julio is a great friendly guide and speaks perfect English. Ride was a really good mix of dirt road, rough single track, fields, villages, past crops, through trees, beside creeks and canals. Highly recommended
Great trails with varied surfaces and plenty of adrenaline pumping. Views are stunning and Julio knows the area inside out. Had the trails to myself as there isn't much local traffic. Good value too, thanks Julio!
We bike in our flat country Belgium, but we are not mountain bikers. We were brought to nearly the top ‘co jup’, so we needed to drive only a small distance uphill, however that was for us at that height of 3800 m more than...More
Had a great two days with Julio riding around Huaraz. His knowledge of the local trails (most of which I'm sure he made) and the community is incredible. It makes for some really interesting riding. He tailored the trip to suit what I was after...More
I booked two rides with Julio, and may book one more before I leave Huaraz. Our trips consisted of open fields in the mountains where various cattle roam, to dirt roads, to quaint mountain villages along streams and houses. Just watch out for the attack...More