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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Ponta Delgada is the main city of São Miguel Island from the Azores Archipelago. A good variety of trails is found in the island from XC, All Mountain, Enduro and Downhill/Freeride. Technical singletracks with amazing views, from beginner to full expert riders can enjoy all of what the trails can offer.
      Aside from the great riding, azorean gastronomy is unique in every island, in São Miguel you can taste a stew cooked from the heat of a dorment volcano, bath in hot springs or in below of a waterfall.
      The Azores have amazing adventures for you to experience.
      Region Details
      • 6
      • 8
      • 21
      • 12
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of Nov 2, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,541
      Trails (view details)
      49
      Trails Mountain Bike
      49
      Trails E-Bike
      13
      Trails Hike
      34
      Trails Trail Running
      34
      Total Distance
      54 miles
      Total Descent
      32,198 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,071 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,095 ft
      Reports
      129
      Photos
      363
      Ridden Counter
      428
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Ponta Delgada Mountain Bike

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      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:51am
      Nov 2, 2019
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      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:51am
      Nov 2, 2019
      2 |
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:50am
      Nov 2, 2019
      0 |
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:49am
      Nov 2, 2019

      Videos of Ponta Delgada Mountain Bike

      BEST OF RIDE ENDURO 'CATEDRAL - PEDRAS BRANCAS...
      9:48 | 34 | Nov 10, 2019
      BEST OF TRAIL 'ATALHADA'  FAIAL DA TERRA...
      6:38 | 42 | Oct 26, 2019
      Barrosa - Água de Pau 2019/10/20
      6:32 | 29 | Oct 24, 2019
      BEST OF 9º OPEN DAY - POVOAÇÃO / FAIAL DA...
      trail: Pico Longo
      10:16 | 81 | Oct 24, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

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      XC climb ( Pista of P.U. )
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:32am
      Nov 2, 2019
      VariableMiguelSousa Some grown-up grass and plants, although...
      Secondary jump line ( Pista of P.U. )
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:31am
      Nov 2, 2019
      VariableMiguelSousa Trail work has been completed. From top...
      Main line ( Pista of P.U. )
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:29am
      Nov 2, 2019
      VariableMiguelSousa Trail work has been completed. From top...
      Machined pedal line ( Pista of P.U. )
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:27am
      Nov 2, 2019
      VariableMiguelSousa The trail is pretty solid and great to...
      Pedras trail - Senhora da Paz
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:17am
      Nov 2, 2019
      VariableMiguelSousa The upper section of the trail is clean...
      Via Lenta
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 7:46am
      Oct 15, 2019
      WetMiguelSousa Some grown plants, a few fallen trees,...
      Via Rápida
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 7:43am
      Oct 15, 2019
      WetMiguelSousa Some puddles and some wet spots all...
      Access road to EXIT ( Batalha DH )
      Oct 8, 2019 @ 2:44pm
      Oct 8, 2019
      DryMiguelSousa
      Access road to START of ( Batalha DH )
      Oct 8, 2019 @ 2:42pm
      Oct 8, 2019
      DryMiguelSousa
      Batalha DH
      Oct 3, 2019 @ 11:38am
      Oct 3, 2019
      VariableMiguelSousa Monthly maintenance is complete. All...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1041862ruisousa-artilheiroaddvideoBEST OF RIDE ENDURO "CATEDRAL + PEDRAS BRANCAS + AGUA DE PAU" 10.11.2019
      Nov 10, 2019 @ 12:57pm
      Nov 10, 2019
      user #1117443MiguelSousaaddphoto in Ponta Delgada, Portugal and 16 more
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:40am
      Nov 2, 2019
      user #1117443MiguelSousariddentrailMachined pedal line ( Pista of P.U. ) and 2 more
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:34am
      Nov 2, 2019
      user #1117443MiguelSousaaddreportMachined pedal line ( Pista of P.U. ) and 3 more
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:28am
      Nov 2, 2019
      user #1117443MiguelSousaaddreportPedras trail - Senhora da Paz
      Nov 2, 2019 @ 7:20am
      Nov 2, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1559309willemvancauterentrailBatallha XCRode it today, the way up is easy rideable and...
      Jun 15, 2018 @ 5:33am
      Jun 15, 2018
      user #1383640MIG83report500 trailO piso está bom para andar ?
      Sep 22, 2017 @ 11:52am
      Sep 22, 2017

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