2,498 ft
Distance
-512 ft
Descent
00:03:01
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Faial da Terra
    Ponta Delgada
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #157958 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2010
  • Land Manager
    Serviços Florestais

Flowy trail in a soft and rooted track, between trees on the top and very fast at the end.

Access Info

From Pico de Água Retorta Fire road

More Stats for Pico de Água Retorta-Florestais mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -512 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,335 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,847 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,847 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,335 ft
  • Grade max
    -35.448%
  • Grade min
    -4.151%
  • Distance down
    2,468 ft
  • Distance flat
    30 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:01
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Status:
on Dec 10, 2017
Prevalent Mud
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  • Very Dry
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      Pico de Água... Trail Reports

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      Dec 10, 2017 @ 11:33am
      Dec 10, 2017
      Severe water damage, big ruts and holes
      Aug 31, 2017 @ 12:18pm
      Aug 31, 2017
      Really fun trail on soft ground in a cedar Forest! Just fun level of technical.
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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 33 miles avg distance
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      • 29 rides
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