Houghton is in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and the largest city of Copper County. It is also in the list of the “100 Best Small Towns in America”. Houghton is surrounded on the east by Portage Township and Pilgrim, on the south by Hurontown and Isle Royale Location and on the west by Dakota Heights. The area is ideal for varied winter as well as summer sports, such as ice hockey, snowmobiling, hiking, sea kayaking, sailing, mountain biking etc.
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Mountain Biking in Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic
If you are mountain bike enthusiasts, you will absolutely get excited about Jarabacoa and its surrounding area. There are 4 different routes depending on level of difficulty, that you should definitely try. Actually, you could try them either with your family or alone, if you are more experienced. However, each one offers beautiful landscape and breathtaking views.
Baiguate Waterfall and Jimenoa Waterfall are two routes feasible to all members of family. The length of the first route is 14.5 km/9 mi, while the second is 15 km/9.3 mi long. The duration of those two routes is about 2 hours each. Waterfall Combination is a more advanced route with a length of 29.5 km/18.3 mi and a duration of approximately 3.5 hours. Finally, for the experts of this amazing extreme sport, there is another route called ”Expert Route”. Its length is 25 km/15.5 mi and its duration is about 4 hours.
Impressive waterfalls, the longest rivers of the Caribbean, the proximity of the tallest mountains in the Antilles and cool temperatures, make this spot unique for your mountain biking adventure.