41.0 miles
Distance
5,305 ft
Climb
-5,302 ft
Descent
1,456 ft
High Point

The marked routes on the trails are merely informative, and, as such, the Town Hall of Roses is not to be held liable for the accidents occurred whilst using said trails. When using the trails, it is recommended to do so with the proper equipment.

Type: Gravel
Direction: Clockwise
Distance: 66 km
Duration: 7h 30'
Accumulated climb: 1.493 m
Accumulated descent: 1.493 m


Description:

The cycle route we propose will lead you to visit some of the most charismatic and well-known points of the Cap de Creus Natural Park, such as the villages of Roses, La Selva de Mar, Port de la Selva and Cadaqués.

You’ll follow paths with panoramic views of the natural park and much more besides. The different shades of browns, greens and blues are a constant throughout the route, doing much to compensate for the effort of a long route with some hills.

It should be noted that using a gravel bike will allow you to follow the route, but you’ll have to make use of its wilder side since you will find some sections of a more technical nature due to the lack of maintenance on some roads, the stony geology of the area and
the steepness of some slopes.



PRECAUTIONS

Be careful on the descents if you choose the gravel bike option, because at certain points the speed can be dangerous and will prevent you from following the right line to avoid loose and sharp stones.

Detailed Description
Cross Gravel Roses – Cap de Creus is a 41 mile moderately popular red route located near Roses. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 3 trails. This route climbs 5,305 ft with a max elevation of 1,456 ft then descends -5,302 ft.
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  • Difficulty rating
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  • Route Type
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More Stats for Cross Gravel Roses – Cap de Creus mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    2 ft
  • Altitude start
    6 ft
  • Altitude end
    7 ft
  • Grade max
    -38.1%
  • Grade min
    54.8%
  • Distance climb
    17 miles
  • Distance down
    19 miles
  • Distance flat
    5 miles
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