26 miles
Distance
4,162 ft
Climb
-3,189 ft
Descent
4,772 ft
High Point

We're going to leave the village passing by the El Mirador hotel, together with the road driving to Almería.
We'll pedal on the road only for 850 metres, to take a tangent at the right using a ground path which crosses the Sierra de Gádor, in this case from North to South.
This first metres of ascent are very steep, at the middle of the ascent soften a little, and finally get steep again.
Once we reach the top, scenery change radically and become more desert-like. 20 kilometres of slope downward are liyng ahead of us by a trail to Félix before facing up a new ascent, this time by road, to Énix.

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  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Instinción - Enix mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    973 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,362 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,394 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,367 ft
  • Grade
    0.722%
  • Grade max
    -27.781%
  • Grade min
    62.073%
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    13 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,848 ft
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