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Bike rental for self guided riding

Bike rental for self guided riding

Classic family route: Zin field and Midreshet Ben Gurion

A challenging route: the terrace path

Length: 10 KM

Level of difficulty: Easy

Duration: 2.5 hours

The classic route for families that want to experience off-road cycling.

Length: 12 KM

Level of difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 3 hours

This track is suitable for skilled riders only! Not suitable for children.

Route description:

Exit KEDMA hotel towards the gas station, cycle among the olive groves of Kibbutz Sde Boker up to Minchat Ben Gurion, observation from Zin side, the Desert Sculpture Park. A combination of unique landscapes and easy cycling that’s suitable for the whole family. If you still have energy left, continue cycling towards Midreshet Ben Gurion scenic route until you reach Ben Gurion grave site and back through the Midrasha (there is a commercial center in Cnaania where you can purchase food and drinks) and back through Zin field.

Route description:

Leave the hotel towards highway 40. Cross highway 40 carefully at the intersection and head south on the road parallel to highway 40. Cycle along the same road until you reach a road sign directing you to head west towards the terrace path (cemetery). Continue on a dirt road that starts out level a then becomes a gentle incline. After about 1KM the path starts descending towards Habesor stream, at the end of the road you will find a small grove where you can rest. From there, head north towards Nahal Haro’a. At Nahal Haro’a you will turn east and cycle inside the stream path until you reach Nahal Haro’a parking lot. Carefully cross the road back to the hotel.

Classic family route: KEDMA hotel, Zin field and Midreshet Ben Gurion

Length: 10 KM

Level of difficulty: Easy

Duration: 2.5 hours

The classic route for families that want to experience off-road cycling.

Route description:

Exit KEDMA hotel towards the gas station, cycle among the olive groves of Kibbutz Sde Boker up to Minchat Ben Gurion, observation from Zin side, the Desert Sculpture Park. A combination of unique landscapes and easy cycling that’s suitable for the whole family. If you still have energy left, continue cycling towards Midreshet Ben Gurion scenic route until you reach Ben Gurion grave site and back through the Midrasha (there is a commercial center in Cnaania where you can purchase food and drinks) and back through Zin field.

A challenging route: the terrace path

Length: 12 KM

Level of difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 3 hours

This track is suitable for skilled riders only! Not suitable for children.

Route description:

Leave the hotel towards highway 40. Cross highway 40 carefully at the intersection and head south on the road parallel to highway 40. Cycle along the same road until you reach a road sign directing you to head west towards the terrace path (cemetery). Continue on a dirt road that starts out level a then becomes a gentle incline. After about 1km the path starts descending towards Habesor stream, at the end of the road you will find a small grove where you can rest. From there, head north towards Nahal Haro’a. At Nahal Haro’a you will turn east and cycle inside the stream path until you reach Nahal Haro’a parking lot. Carefully cross the road back to the hotel.

Please note - the rental period is up to 3 hours only

Please note - the rental period is up to 3 hours only

How to use the app: ISRAEL HIKING MAPS

1. Press the link at GEOFUN website for the desired route
2. Download the app to your phone through the app store or google play (recommended)

3. Turn on your devices’ GPS
4. Turn on LOCATION by pressing the button that appears on the left side of the screen
5. Go over all of the marked route so it will remain open even if your screen shuts down or when you’re out of cellular reception range
6. Follow the route at real time- your location will be marked by a red or an orange triangle

Have a great trip!

GEOFUN team

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