Photos from the reco rides October/November 2018 and October/November 2019. Click in the photo to see it in large format.

MBA-2020: Merzouga to Tagounite (part 4)

Merzouga to Tagounite, stunning, epic route. It will be part of the 2020 Morocco Bike-Adventure. (photos from 03.11.2019)

MBA-2020: finish

If not Essaouira again, this could be the finish for the 2020 Morocco Bike-Adventure. A small city more south at the Atlantic coast.

standard route

Cycling trough the Rif mountains, heading over the Middle Atlas and the High Atlas to Essaouira.

route extension 1: "Erg Chebbi"

From the High Atlas 200km down to the Sahara, the biggest sand dunes of Morocco, Erg Chebbi.

route extension 2: "Erg Chigaga"

Moroccan piste over the Anti Atlas range to the dunes of Erg Chigaga in the Sahara desert. After almost a day riding from the last village, Erg Chigaga shows up like a painting in the desert.


The finish of the 2019 route. Located at the Atlantic Ocean. A place with artists, musicians and surfers. Jimmy Hendrix wrote the song “Castle Made Of Sand” in Essaouira.