3,947 ft
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-719 ft
Descent
00:04:59
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Pico Alto
    Vila do Porto
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Slippery when wet
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #6039 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2014
  • Land Manager
    Azores Gov.

GPS update

Access Info

At the trailhead at the top of Pico Alto, follow trail nr3 sign.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Alto Nascente - SMA_END3 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -713 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,122 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,842 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,842 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,129 ft
  • Grade
    -18.1%
  • Grade max
    -56.7%
  • Grade min
    5.4%
  • Distance climb
    138 ft
  • Distance down
    3,786 ft
  • Distance flat
    26 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:59
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Status:
on Aug 9, 2020
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 5 (3 votes)

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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
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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
  • Ideal
  • 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
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      Alto Nascente -... Trail Reports

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      Aug 9, 2020 @ 10:26pm
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      Jun 26, 2020 @ 10:48am
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      Jun 25, 2020 @ 4:12pm
      Jun 25, 2020
      reporter Árvore de grandes dimensões caída na zona da ribeira
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
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      • 86 rides
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      Photos

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      Videos

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      Solo Ride Alto Nascente&AZPedal
      7:35 | 77 | Nov 9, 2018 , Vila do Porto
      Alto Nascente &AZPedal
      7:47 | 69 | Oct 30, 2018 , Vila do Porto
      Pacheco e Kaka
      3:05 | 120 | Sep 19, 2018 , Vila do Porto
      RIDE ENDURO / DH - SANTA MARIA 23.09.2017
      7:18 | 84 | Oct 2, 2017 , Vila do Porto
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