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      Azores is one of the two autonomous regions of Portugal, composed of nine volcanic islands situated in the North Atlantic Ocean, and is located about 1,360 km (850 mi) west of continental Portugal.
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
      • 20
      • 11
      • 37
      • 27
      • 3
      • 1

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      99
      Trails Mountain Bike
      99
      Trails E-Bike
      56
      Trails Hike
      69
      Trails Trail Running
      70
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      107 miles
      Total Descent
      48,540 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,070 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,090 ft
      Reports
      2,050
      Photos
      1,549
      Ridden Counter
      1,680

      Outside Logo Articles

      Video: Highlights from the TransAtlantis 2021
      Dec 11, 2021 from pinkbike.com
      Watch all the action from the 2021 TransAtlantis.
      Video & Race Report: Round 3 of the São Miguel DH Cup 2021
      Aug 31, 2021 from pinkbike.com
      A devastating rainstorm make conditions treacherous.
      TransAtlantis Enduro Race Announces Details for Debut 2021 Event in Azores
      Jan 8, 2021 from pinkbike.com
      The event will be making its debut in 2021.
      Video: Sven & Anka Martin Explore 5 Islands of the Azores
      Feb 12, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      Following the route of the first Trans Atlantis by bike and boat

      Popular Azores Mountain Biking Trails

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      Bandeirinha - Caldeira Velha
      Ribeira Grande
      Pedra Torta
      Faial da Terra
      Pico Longo
      Faial da Terra
      Pico Grande
      Faial da Terra
      Rasta Trail
      Povoação Village
      16Segundos
      Furnas Volcano Valley
      Pico dos Bodes
      Ponta Delgada
      Bispos
      Povoação Village
      Simply The Best
      Furnas Volcano Valley
      Pico de Água Retorta-Florestais
      Faial da Terra
      cancela do cinzeiro
      Ponta Delgada
      Paraíso dos Furos
      Faial da Terra
      Caminho Casa do Guarda
      Florestal do Alto
      Lomba da Fazenda
      Povoação Village
      Portal do Vento
      Sete Cidades

      Azores Mountain Bike Routes

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      SMA MTB GR Travessia Maio Agosto
      Vila do Porto
      48 miles
      SMA MTB 23 Vermelho
      Vila do Porto
      21 miles
      SMA ROAD 53VRM
      Vila do Porto
      33 miles
      SMA ROAD 52AZL
      Vila do Porto
      25 miles
      SMA_END15PRT
      Florestal do Alto
      3,317 ft
      SMA_END14VRM
      Florestal do Alto
      2,828 ft
      SMA MTB 26 Preto
      Vila do Porto
      38 miles
      Azores Enduro Fest 18 Day 2
      Faial da Terra
      19 miles
      Azores Enduro Fest 2018 day 1
      Faial da Terra
      24 miles
      SMA Gravel 41 Verde
      Vila do Porto
      15 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 3 rides
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      Past Week
      • 15 rides

      Photos of Azores Mountain Bike

      trail: SMA_END07PRT
      7 |
      Sep 11, 2022 @ 9:15am
      Sep 11, 2022
      trail: SMA_END07PRT
      9 |
      Sep 11, 2022 @ 9:15am
      Sep 11, 2022
      trail: SMA_END07PRT
      8 |
      Sep 11, 2022 @ 9:15am
      Sep 11, 2022
      trail: SMA_END07PRT
      8 |
      Sep 11, 2022 @ 9:14am
      Sep 11, 2022
      57 |
      Aug 17, 2022 @ 3:09pm
      Aug 17, 2022
      trail: Batallha XC
      16 |
      Mar 2, 2022 @ 3:57am
      Mar 2, 2022
      250 |
      Mar 23, 2014 @ 12:04pm
      Mar 23, 2014
      253 |
      Mar 23, 2014 @ 11:56am
      Mar 23, 2014

      Videos of Azores Mountain Bike

      BEST OF RIDE ENDURO 'FURNAS - RIBEIRA QUENTE'...
      15 | Oct 23, 2022
      BEST OF RIDE ENDURO 'FURNAS - RIBEIRA QUENTE'...
      76 | Oct 16, 2022
      BIG FAIL - RUI SOUSA 'LAGOA DO FOGO' 12.07.2022
      188 | Jul 12, 2022
      REPORTAGEM RTP 'TELEDESPORTO' - END#1 NSR...
      28 | May 11, 2022
      REPORTAGEM RTP 'AÇORES HOJE' - END#1 NSR...
      47 | May 11, 2022
      BEST OF RIDE ENDURO 'FURNAS' 24.04.2022
      trail: 16Segundos
      38 | Apr 29, 2022
      TEASER - END#1 NSR - TAÇA ENDURO MONBIKE 2022
      51 | Apr 19, 2022
      REPORTAGEM MUNICIPIO DA POVOAÇÃO - DHI#2...
      16 | Apr 13, 2022

      Current Trail Warnings

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      SMA_END3_Alto Nascente
      Pico Alto
      Jan 29, 2023 @ 8:27am
      Jan 29, 2023
      WetGruta AZPEDAL Large tree down across trail, blocking trail
      SMA_END07PRT
      Pico Alto
      Jan 29, 2023 @ 8:24am
      Jan 29, 2023
      WetGruta AZPEDAL Large tree down across trail, blocking trail

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #495772GrutaaddreportSMA_END07PRT and 1 more
      Jan 29, 2023 @ 8:26am
      Jan 29, 2023
      user #495772GrutaaddreportSMA_END06VRM and 2 more
      Jan 10, 2023 @ 2:48am
      Jan 10, 2023
      user #893578EasraddreportAcesso Trilho dos Fósseis and 1 more
      Jan 8, 2023 @ 5:42am
      Jan 8, 2023
      user #495772GrutaaddreportSMA_END3_Alto Nascente
      Jan 5, 2023 @ 8:54am
      Jan 5, 2023
      user #495772GrutaaddreportPedreira Vermelha
      Jan 4, 2023 @ 8:47am
      Jan 4, 2023

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #3122040jrebelotrailBandeirinha - Caldeira Velhaneeds maintenance, as the ground has given in...
      Jul 27, 2022 @ 12:57pm
      Jul 27, 2022
      user #778071roger-samukatrailRasta Trail-Após as ultimas chuvas tem uma pequena...
      Apr 15, 2021 @ 2:04pm
      Apr 15, 2021
      user #778071roger-samukatrailPico LongoApós as ultimas chuvas tem um tronco caído...
      Apr 15, 2021 @ 2:00pm
      Apr 15, 2021
      user #1032934tommyjiftrailCosta NorteIt’s more of nice horse ride or walk than a...
      Sep 9, 2018 @ 9:49am
      Sep 9, 2018
      user #1559309willemvancauterentrailBatallha XCRode it today, the way up is easy rideable and...
      Jun 15, 2018 @ 5:33am
      Jun 15, 2018

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike99107 miles48,540 ft67 miles3,071 ft
      1,5492,050454,840
      E-Bike5661 miles22,254 ft38 miles3,038 ft
      1,7001987
      Hike6990 miles35,748 ft53 miles3,071 ft
      1,789721
      Trail Running7091 miles36,453 ft53 miles3,071 ft
      1,8071229
      Dirtbike/Moto13 miles52 ft413 ft1,188 ft
      887
      ATV/ORV/OHV13 miles52 ft413 ft1,188 ft
      751
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