Shuttle Pick-up/Drop-off Shuttle Pick-up/Drop-off
Layers winter
Map Style
Trail Style
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icey
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
When going up by bus from the Funchal (south of the island) or from Faial (north) get off at the Poiso bus stop, from the Poiso you can make several routes, you can start already descending, catching routes to the Funchal, or opt for the north caught the route for the trail Porto da Cruz to Faial. From Poiso can be pedaled up the road to Pico do Arieiro (one hour on a pedal) and then there are long descents from there. You can also choose to ride on the various trails around the Poiso, down and up the pedal, the ascents in the involute trails of the Poiso is between 40m to 1 hour of pedal.
  • By cliogtt
  • #11700