5,266 ft
Distance
81 ft
Climb
-815 ft
Descent
00:06:34
Avg time

Atalhada Details

  • Riding Area
    Faial da Terra
    Ponta Delgada
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #74116 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Technical trail, with flowy parts, steep switchbaks sessions, rock session in the end, merge with pico grande trail.

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More Stats for Atalhada bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -734 ft
  • Altitude min
    508 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,303 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,303 ft
  • Altitude end
    569 ft
  • Grade max
    -46.681%
  • Grade min
    46.042%
  • Distance climb
    508 ft
  • Distance down
    4,759 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:34
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Status:
on Mar 7, 2018
Prevalent Mud
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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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  • > 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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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Atalhada Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Mar 7, 2018 @ 1:14pm
      Mar 7, 2018
      The trail has a lot of mud but it´s good to ride. It was cleaned for the 2018 Faial da Terra Enduro Fest event.
      Aug 26, 2017 @ 5:05am
      Aug 26, 2017
      Not really maintained but were able to ride it. Should cut the herbs/ rattle leaves! Drops and jumps are not rideable anymore (unsafe).
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 10 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 12 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 18 rides
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      Photos

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      Feb 28, 2017 @ 4:20pm
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      Atalhada, São Miguel
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      Atalhada, São Miguel
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      Feb 28, 2017 @ 4:20pm
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      Atalhada, São Miguel
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      Feb 28, 2017 @ 4:20pm
      Feb 28, 2017
      Atalhada, São Miguel

      Routes with this trail

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      15 miles
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      Videos

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      Faial da Terra - 'atalhada' - MTB Azores
      6:18 | 63 | Jun 9, 2018 , Ponta Delgada
      2018 Faial da Terra Enduro Fest
      2:35 | 60 | Mar 7, 2018 , Ponta Delgada
      RIDE #02 FAIAL DA TERRA - ATALHADA - 30.10.2016
      5:58 | 75 | Nov 9, 2016 , Ponta Delgada
      RIDE #02 FAIAL DA TERRA - ATALHADA - 16.05.2016
      6:29 | 39 | May 19, 2016 , Ponta Delgada
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