2 miles
Distance
112 ft
Climb
-2,503 ft
Descent
3,430 ft
High Point

Details

  • Riding area
    Santa Cruz de La Palma
    Santa Cruz de La Palma
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • TTFs on trail
    Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #9784
  • Land Manager

Very steep with many switchbacks on loose ground and big rocks. Spectacular views hundreds of meters down into the Barranco del Carmen. Shortly before the trail leads on the road you pass a house, there may be a big guarddog. The LP 3 goes further down to Santa Cruz, but is paved from there on.

Access Info

On the Montana de la Tagoya take the doubletrack leading to the right. Coming down the LP 3 from teh Pico de la Nieve or from the parking lot at the road.

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More Stats for Carmen - Act 3: A wild spot in the mountains mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2,391 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,023 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,414 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,023 ft
  • Grade
    -27.803%
  • Grade max
    -62.675%
  • Grade min
    30.753%
  • Distance climb
    868 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    82 ft
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Status:
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to carmen-act-3-a-wild-spot-in-the-mountains trailhead (28.721450, -17.785330)
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1 Review & Comments

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flag outfaced KrivaSpitsa (Apr 10, 2018 at 6:56)
 Ride only if you like steep and slippery (pineneedles) .
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