4,052 ft
107 ft
-468 ft
Avg time

Lagartixa (Caveira) Details

  • Riding area
    Rio De Janeiro
    Rio De Janeiro
  • AKA
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical rating
  • TTFs on trail
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

After 20 years closed due to environmental reasons, Lagartixa trail was re-opened to Mountain Bike in 2014

Access Info

At Estrada do Excelsior in Tijuca National Park. Watch out for "red tapes". Verify at Park Entrance if the trail is open.

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More Stats for Lagartixa (Caveira) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -361 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,721 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,185 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,082 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,721 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    612 ft
  • Distance down
    3,207 ft
  • Distance flat
    233 ft
  • Avg time
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Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to lagartixa-caveira trailhead (-22.944078, -43.277447)
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