2,498 ft
Distance
-512 ft
Descent
00:03:53
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Faial da Terra
    Ponta Delgada
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #77906 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 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 bike 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
    00:03:53
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Status:
on Dec 10, 2017
Prevalent Mud
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • less popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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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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      Routes with this trail

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      Azores Enduro Fest 18 Day 2
      19 miles
      Azores Enduro Fest D2 race
      16 miles
      Azores Enduro Fest 2018 - Day 2 race
      19 miles

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