15.1 miles
Distance
2,759 ft
Climb
-2,759 ft
Descent
1,326 ft
High Point

Access by car:
Exit the motorway at the tollbooth of S. Bartolomeo al Mare (Im), turn onto the National road 1 and continue towards Diano San Pietro.

Molini Maiali

Description:
From Diano San Pietro, the route follows the tracks of Special Stages 1 and 2 of the Superenduro Pro del Golfo Dianese race. The route starts with a climb towards Pizzo d’Evigno, passes the stables and turns right taking you onto the Maiali trail. The trail runs along a ridge and leads to the water tank for the aqueduct at the edge of the area known as Bike Park because of its many jumps. Rocky-looking but not too steep, the track is feasible with almost any good mountain-bike; more technical, instead, is the alternative that you can ride if you turn right, in the direction of Monade: after a few ups and downs it takes you to the middle of the initial climb, in the village of Colla. From there, keep going until you reach the Maiali trail. Now, continue straight for about 1 km on the dirt road, until you reach the junction with Molini Bis. Steeper, more technical and with a more natural feeling than the other, the track takes you into a dense wood of oaks, beeches, olive trees and 'armuen' [Arbutus] and then to the end of the route, in the area of Molino del Fico, at about 3 km from the sea. Recharge the batteries and don't miss a visit to S. Bartolomeo al Mare, a typical village of the Ligurian coast.

Start Point: Diano San Pietro
End Point: S. Bartolomeo al Mare
Classification: EN
Difficulty: moderate
Distance: 24 km
Elevation gain/loss : 800 m
Rideability +/- : 99%
Time: 3h
Water Points: 0
Shuttle Service: available
Best Period: all year

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Circuito Enduro Maiali-molini Bis on GPSies.com 001 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    12 ft
  • Altitude start
    25 ft
  • Altitude end
    25 ft
  • Grade max
    -41.71%
  • Grade min
    34.009%
  • Distance climb
    7.9 miles
  • Distance down
    6.1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1.1 miles
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