3,706 ft
Distance
68 ft
Climb
-310 ft
Descent
00:06:33
Avg time

Malveira Escondido Details

  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #14525 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    10 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 10 in Trail Running
    • 10 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Located in Sintra-Cascais Natural park, Trilho Escondido da Malveira is a mid slope trail on the southern area of Sintra range. As in every Sintra trail, has its unique magic, and it´s a very joyful downhill ride.

Access Info

Access through Estrada da Serra, EN 9-1, that connects Lagoa Azul to Malveira

Disclaimer

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More Stats for Malveira Escondido bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -242 ft
  • Altitude min
    571 ft
  • Altitude max
    858 ft
  • Altitude start
    858 ft
  • Altitude end
    616 ft
  • Grade
    -6.538%
  • Grade max
    -22.247%
  • Grade min
    19.948%
  • Distance climb
    910 ft
  • Distance down
    2,538 ft
  • Distance flat
    258 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:33
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Status:
on Oct 30, 2016
Variable
Avg: 4.75 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • One Direction
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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
  • 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
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  • 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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      Malveira Escondido Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 30, 2016 @ 2:39pm
      Oct 30, 2016
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 7 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Sep 21, 2016 @ 2:44am
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      Malveira Escondido, Sintra
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      Sep 21, 2016 @ 2:44am
      Sep 21, 2016
      Malveira Escondido, Sintra
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      Sep 21, 2016 @ 2:44am
      Sep 21, 2016
      Malveira Escondido, Sintra

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      flag fx99 (Feb 17, 2019 at 8:13)
       Holy shit, better than I expected :0
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag fx99 (Feb 17, 2019 at 11:07)
       This is a hidden gem. Too good to be at a popularity of only 10/100
      [Reply]

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