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Chiang Mai

Smoke on the Water Trail Mountain Biking Tour Chiang Mai

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What to Expect
Our Full Day "Smoke On The Water" is rated Blue Square (More Difficult) on Trail Difficulty Rating System, which is suitable for rider with some mountain biking experience as there will be some unavoidable obstacles along the route. 

Time Schedule
• 8.00 am            Hotel pick up              
• 9.30 am            Shop departure          
• 10.45 am          Start riding                
• 12.00 pm          Trail side lunch         
• 3.15 pm            Snack
• 4.30 pm            Finish/Hotel drop off  

Tour At A Glance
• Single track 55%
• Double track 40%
• Hard Surface 5%Elevation:
• Gain 380 feet (116 m.)
• Loss 4,015 feet (1,224 m.)
• Max elevation 4,898 feet (1,493 m.)
• Total distance: 10.25 miles (16.50 km.)Fitness Level: 3/5

Who is able to handle a good pace. who can tackle climbs up to a total of 900 vertical meters by bike or can trek up steep, rocky paths and ascend up to 500 m in a day with pauses to rest and catch up their breath.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Trailhead Office
Departure Time
8:30 AM
Return Details
Your hotel
  • Premium full suspension YT Jeffsy.
  • Protective gears – helmet, (fullface on request) knee pads, elbow pads, gloves, hydration packs
  • Drinks, lunch and snacks
  • Insurance
  • Friendly and professional guide
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • All riders heights and preferable side of front brake lever, left of right, must be advised at time of booking
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
Awesome crew to book a trip with, my guide Chu is a machine💪and the staff at the cafe/booking office are cool👍(especially the cheeky little 'great one'). Oh and the coffee's good🤣. The ride was tough......starts off a bit technical downhill(grade 4 by NZ standards) and it had
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Response from TRAILHEAD C, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke on the Water Trail Mountain Biking Tour Chiang Mai
Responded 4 Sep 2019
Thanks for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We're glad you enjoyed your day with Trailhead and thanks for the detailed review of your experience. We will pass to the team who will appreciate the comments. We hope you can return to try the Buffalo Soldier tour some time in the near future.
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We spent a really nice day with Lek as our guide for the smoke on the water trail, we could tell from the very beginning that Lek not only knows a lot about all the trails that are around, but he really is involved in MTB/Enduro because its his passion, you could feel that. We
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Response from TRAILHEAD C, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke on the Water Trail Mountain Biking Tour Chiang Mai
Responded 27 Mar 2019
Thanks for the great review! I'm glad you love the trip! It is very rewarding for our team to hear positive things from our customers after the trip. Thank you so much for your review.
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I had a fantastic day and everything was organised perfectly well from the beginning until the end. The guide, Kom, was super nice and let you go your own pace but was still very motivating to push yourself a bit more! I will definitly recommend you and boon you again! Thank you
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Response from TRAILHEAD C, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke on the Water Trail Mountain Biking Tour Chiang Mai
Responded 7 Mar 2019
Thank you for your review of our bike tour and tour guide. So glad that you enjoyed the tour. Hope to see you again nest time!
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Had a great day riding with Trailhead. I was staying close by so I walked to Trailhead to begin the day. I was fitted with some protective gear and we started in the drive up to the national park. They rearranged the brakes for me and tested the bike. Nice equipment, the bike is
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Response from TRAILHEAD C, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke on the Water Trail Mountain Biking Tour Chiang Mai
Responded 19 Dec 2018
Thank you for the great review. So glad that you enjoyed the tour. We hope to see you back in another tour with us in the future.
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All I can say is...wow...what a great outfit! Trailhead really knocked it out of the park. We had an AWESOME time riding in Chiang Mai, and can't recommend Trailhead enough. To provide some context, my wife and I are from the northeast US. We ride quite a bit in the
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Response from Akkeepas L, Guest Relations Manager at Smoke on the Water Trail Mountain Biking Tour Chiang Mai
Responded 29 Mar 2018
Thanks for the great great review! So glad that you enjoyed it. We hope to see you back and riding with us again in the future.
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About the operator
By: Trailhead
405 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
Great ride!
I love being out in nature and away from the large tourist crowds, which is exactly what this tour provides. We
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Very cool way to see Chiang Mai!
We enjoyed our tour with guide Lek. Very good stable bikes. He kept a nice pace and we felt very safe with his
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Great Ride!
The ride with Trailhead was one of the highlights of my trip. Everything was simple, from booking the trip, to the
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5 days 4 Nights Epic Tour
Fantastic mountain biking trip December 23 - 27th!!! A friend and I did the 5 days 4 nights mountain bike tour.
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Yingying L
Hong Kong, China
Beautiful tour! Professional and kind team lead by Lek!
Lek and his team was absolutely amazing! So helpful and professional. I was not feeling well today and they were
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Helsinki, Finland
The highlight of our Thailand trip
This was an absolutely wonderful experience and I highly recommend it. The tour is organised to perfection with
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Excellent day
This was our second mtb tour with Trailhead. Kom our guide was great and knowledgeable about the area and what we
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Mountain Bike tour was designed by those who ride
I've MTB'd a few times in Chiang Mai. The last experience was with another vendor whose bikes were utter pieces of
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Brisbane, Australia
Surprise hill!
I did this trip with my husband, who is not a mtber. I sold him on the idea of a cruise around the countryside on
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Brisbane, Australia
Epic trip!
This was an incredible trip with Lek as my guide. The climbing is relentless early on so you really need some
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Top activities. Everything is top level here;Material&services&staff.... Other options are far below this one...
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This experience is a winner!
We took the "Time Traveler" trail which was 3 hour city tour (12km) in November. I was with my husband and 11 year
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25 K trail ride in Doi Sudhep-phi National Park
This was my first time on a trail ride. Amazing experience all around. Guide was super friendly, knowledgeable and
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Went with Trailhead and had a great time guide really good perfect for a day. The trail was tough in places I
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Stefan S
Thank you...great job!
I’d like too say thank you Chu & Kom for a great day. All members of trailhead did a great job & if I come to
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  • Duration: 7h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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