1.0 mile
Distance
55 ft
Climb
-467 ft
Descent
00:08:14
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Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Buyukada
    Istanbul
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Wilderness Trail
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, RD
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Skinny
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #30481 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking

The island has no motor vehicles therefore you have to climb with your bike. The climb is moderate but the second half is a bit more tiring. It is mainly a wilderness trail , the route contains some downhill segments and few dirt jumps. Fairly easy but a good place to practice and o gain speed.

More Stats for Buyukada Observatory mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -412 ft
  • Altitude min
    186 ft
  • Altitude max
    600 ft
  • Altitude start
    600 ft
  • Altitude end
    188 ft
  • Grade
    -7.616%
  • Grade max
    -25.933%
  • Grade min
    9.958%
  • Distance climb
    959 ft
  • Distance down
    4,362 ft
  • Distance flat
    92 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:14
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on Aug 9, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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      Buyukada Observatory Trail Reports

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      Aug 9, 2018 @ 12:59am
      Aug 9, 2018
      You can enter from the exit of the trail. It has been a while since its ridden . Lines are too narrow and I suggest you to wear longer bottoms to...
      Nov 18, 2017 @ 11:21pm
      Nov 18, 2017
      Local, company building walls and water canal on the start of the trail. You cannot enter to trail.
      Nov 13, 2017 @ 11:26pm
      Nov 13, 2017
      Small tree down across trail, can ride over or around
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 1 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
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      • 5 rides
      • Last: Nov 8, 2023

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