Our Gear & Safety


Our experts have professional backgrounds and are certified by the Ecuadorian Ministry of Tourism and trained and certified in WAFA (Wilderness Advanced First Aid) International Certification. In addition, Adventure Journeys´ Staff has been trained with the skills to provide the best personalized and upscale service for our customers. The transportation is guaranteed by our own vans and buses, that will be always avalible for any emergency during the trips.

X-Caliber 9 Packs all of Trek’s XC race hardtail experience into a light, fast bike that pairs the right wheel size with each frame size.

Nothing beats the efficiency, simplicity, and straight-up fun of an X-Cal hardtail in 29er or 27.5″. Great for XC racing, or simply shredding singletrack.(Trek, 29er, rock shock front suspension, Shimano Deore, 10 speed, Shimano M365 hydraulic disc, gloves and helmets.)


Frame: Alpha Gold Aluminum w/semi-integrated head tube, mechanically formed & butted tubing, race geometry, internal front derailleur routing, rack & fender mounts, G2 Geometry on 29ers

Front suspension: RockShox Recon Silver RL, Solo Air spring, TurnKey lockout, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset on 29ers, 100mm travel (13.5: 80mm travel).


Wheels: Bontrager sealed bearing hubs; Bontrager Mustang Elite Tubeless Ready 28-hole rims

Front Hub: Bontrager sealed bearing.

Rear Hub: Bontrager sealed bearing

Rims: Bontrager Mustang Elite Tubeless Ready 28-hole

Tires: Bontrager XR2, 29×2.20″ front, 29×2.00″ rear (13.5 & 15.5: 27.5×2.20″)


Shifters: Shimano Deore, 10 speed

Front derailleur: SRAM X7

Rear derailleur: Shimano Deore XT, Shadow

Crank: Race Face Ride, 36/22

Bottom bracket: Sealed cartridge

Cassette: Shimano HG50, 11-36, 10 speed

Chain: KMC X10


Saddle: Bontrager Evoke 1.5

Seatpost: Bontrager SSR, 2-bolt head, 27.2mm, 12mm offset

Handlebar: Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 15mm rise

Brakeset: Shimano M365 hydraulic disc