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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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
Contribute Details
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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Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
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      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
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      Region Details
      • 6
      • 9
      • 25
      • 13
      • 2

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      55
      Trails Mountain Bike
      55
      Trails E-Bike
      16
      Trails Hike
      37
      Trails Trail Running
      37
      Total Distance
      58 miles
      Total Descent
      34,783 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,066 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,090 ft
      Reports
      205
      Photos
      490
      Ridden Counter
      788

      Popular São Miguel Island Mountain Biking Trails

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      Bandeirinha - Caldeira Velha
      Ribeira Grande
      Rasta Trail
      Povoação Village
      Pedra Torta
      Faial da Terra
      Pico Longo
      Faial da Terra
      Pico Grande
      Faial da Terra
      Pico dos Bodes
      Ponta Delgada
      Bispos
      Povoação Village
      Paraíso dos Furos
      Faial da Terra
      Pico de Água Retorta-Florestais
      Faial da Terra
      Escadinha
      Faial da Terra
      Via Lenta
      Lagoa do Fogo
      16Segundos
      Furnas Volcano Valley
      Pico de Água Retorta
      Faial da Terra
      Portal do Vento
      Sete Cidades
      Simply The Best
      Furnas Volcano Valley

      São Miguel Island Mountain Bike Routes

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      Monte Escuro Burra
      São Miguel Island
      38 miles
      Burra
      São Miguel Island
      38 miles
      Subida e Descida - Lagoa do Fogo
      Ponta Delgada
      16 miles
      Azores Enduro Fest 18 Day 2
      Faial da Terra
      19 miles
      Azores Enduro Fest 2018 day 1
      Faial da Terra
      24 miles
      Azores Enduro Fest 2018 - Day 2 race
      Faial da Terra
      19 miles
      Ribeiragrandense half marathon race
      Ribeira Grande
      11 miles
      Marathon MTB Ribeiragrandense race
      Ribeira Grande
      42 miles
      Azores Enduro Fest D2 race
      Faial da Terra
      16 miles
      Azores Enduro Fest D1 race
      Faial da Terra
      18 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

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

      Photos of São Miguel Island Mountain Bike

      trail: Batalha DH
      16 |
      Sep 3, 2020 @ 9:32am
      Sep 3, 2020
      trail: Batalha DH
      13 |
      Sep 3, 2020 @ 9:31am
      Sep 3, 2020
      19 |
      Jun 22, 2020 @ 3:12pm
      Jun 22, 2020
      26 |
      Jun 22, 2020 @ 3:12pm
      Jun 22, 2020
      21 |
      Jun 22, 2020 @ 3:12pm
      Jun 22, 2020
      11 |
      Jun 22, 2020 @ 3:11pm
      Jun 22, 2020
      7 |
      Jun 22, 2020 @ 3:11pm
      Jun 22, 2020
      11 |
      Jun 22, 2020 @ 3:11pm
      Jun 22, 2020

      Videos of São Miguel Island Mountain Bike

      TEASER NSR  - TAÇA ENDURO MONBIKE 2021
      9 | Oct 21, 2021
      REPORTAGEM 'TELEDESPORTO' 29.08.2021 - TAÇA...
      206 | Aug 30, 2021
      BEST OF RIDE BTT 'SERRA DEVASSA  / LAGOA...
      41 | Jul 16, 2021
      BEST OF RIDE BTT 'LAGOA CANÁRIO / LAGOA...
      47 | Jul 10, 2021
      REPORTAGEM 'AÇORES HOJE' - DHI#2 PEDRA TORTA...
      68 | Jul 6, 2021
      REPORTAGEM 'TELEJORNAL' - DHI#2 PEDRA TORTA -...
      89 | Jul 6, 2021
      BEST OF RACE DHI#2 PEDRA TORTA 27.06.2021 -...
      44 | Jul 4, 2021
      1ªPROVA TAÇA XCO S.MIGUEL 2021 - CANCELA DO...
      64 | Jun 20, 2021

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Main line ( Pista of P.U. )
      Pista of Parque Urbano ( P.U. )
      Jul 13, 2021 @ 9:14am
      Jul 13, 2021
      IdealMiguelSousa Bit of overgrown grass but nothing that...
      Aço line ( Pista of P.U. )
      Pista of Parque Urbano ( P.U. )
      Jul 13, 2021 @ 9:14am
      Jul 13, 2021
      DryMiguelSousa All clean and great to ride
      Bandeirinha - Caldeira Velha
      Ribeira Grande
      Jul 13, 2021 @ 9:11am
      Jul 13, 2021
      VariableMiguelSousaTrail has changed a lot. Still an amazing...
      Batalha DH
      Ponta Delgada
      Jul 13, 2021 @ 9:10am
      Jul 13, 2021
      VariableMiguelSousa Overgrown plants at the beginning....
      16Segundos
      Furnas Volcano Valley
      Jul 13, 2021 @ 9:07am
      Jul 13, 2021
      IdealMiguelSousaOvergrown grass ate the end of the...
      Simply The Best
      Furnas Volcano Valley
      Jun 2, 2021 @ 2:52am
      Jun 2, 2021
      VariableRicarCosta
      Pedras trail - Senhora da Paz
      Lagoa do Fogo
      Aug 17, 2020 @ 1:17pm
      Aug 17, 2020
      IdealMiguelSousa The trail has been suffering from lack of...
      Pumptrack loop
      Lagoa do Fogo
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 4:26am
      Jul 26, 2020
      DryMiguelSousa Super fast rolling and fun.
      Secondary jump line ( Pista of P.U. )
      Pista of Parque Urbano ( P.U. )
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 4:20am
      Jul 26, 2020
      DryMiguelSousa Overall good to ride, just has some...
      Beginners lines
      Pista of Parque Urbano ( P.U. )
      May 6, 2020 @ 2:49am
      May 6, 2020
      IdealMiguelSousa New features have been built. All clean...

      Activity Feed

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      user #1041862ruisousa-artilheiroaddvideoTEASER NSR - TAÇA ENDURO MONBIKE 2021
      Oct 21, 2021 @ 12:14am
      Oct 21, 2021
      user #1041862ruisousa-artilheiroaddvideoREPORTAGEM "TELEDESPORTO" 29.08.2021 - TAÇA DHI MONBIKE 2021 - 16S - FURNAS
      Aug 30, 2021 @ 8:59am
      Aug 30, 2021
      user #2810303hplaideauwishlisttrailVia Lenta
      Aug 7, 2021 @ 11:12am
      Aug 7, 2021
      user #1117443MiguelSousaaddvideoDownhill riding with friends in Azores Portugal
      Jul 20, 2021 @ 2:34pm
      Jul 20, 2021
      user #1117443MiguelSousaaddvideoDownhill riding with friends in Azores Portugal
      Jul 20, 2021 @ 2:34pm
      Jul 20, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      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 #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

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Pista of Parque Urbano ( P.U. )bike parkPonta Delgada

      Local Trail Supporters

      Pinkbike Articles

      Aug 31, 2021
      Video &amp; Race Report: Round 3 of the São Miguel DH Cup 2021 Video & Race Report: Round 3 of the São Miguel DH Cup 2021
      A devastating rainstorm make conditions treacherous.
      Oct 16, 2017
      Azores Enduro Fest 2018 Azores Enduro Fest 2018
      The fun enduro event on the island São Miguel is coming up again early in 2018, with a number of updates to the format.
      Mar 5, 2017
      Faial da Terra Enduro Fest 2017 - Azores Faial da Terra Enduro Fest 2017 - Azores
      A fun-focused enduro race in an Atlantic paradise. The Azores Enduro Fest sounded like a blast.
      Nov 10, 2016
      Azores Enduro Fest 2017 Azores Enduro Fest 2017
      In the middle of the Atlantic Ocean hidden from the rest of the world, are 9 volcanic islands with breathtaking views and trails that await to be...
      Nov 5, 2015
      Faial da Terra Enduro Bike Fest Faial da Terra Enduro Bike Fest
      Head to the Azores in February and thaw out with a two day enduro event on Faial da Terra.

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike5558 miles34,783 ft38 miles3,064 ft
      490205121,934
      E-Bike1614 miles9,311 ft11 miles2,844 ft
      16911
      Hike3748 miles26,371 ft29 miles3,064 ft
      116181
      Trail Running3748 miles26,371 ft29 miles3,064 ft
      116104
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