2,498 ft
Distance
-512 ft
Descent
00:06:13
Avg time

Details

  • 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
  • Global Ranking
    #77906 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

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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
    00:06:13
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Status:
on Dec 10, 2017
Prevalent Mud
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 80%
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Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Report Status
  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • region Riding Area
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  • 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
  • Other Other
Directions to pico-de-agua-retortaflorestais trailhead (37.753586, -25.172038)
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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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Photos

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May 30, 2018 @ 4:17am
May 30, 2018
Pico de Água Retorta-Florestais
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Sep 1, 2017 @ 10:29am
Sep 1, 2017
Pico de Água Retorta-Florestais
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Sep 1, 2017 @ 10:28am
Sep 1, 2017
Pico de Água Retorta-Florestais
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Sep 1, 2017 @ 10:28am
Sep 1, 2017
Pico de Água Retorta-Florestais

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