3 miles
Distance
344 ft
Climb
-3,488 ft
Descent
00:58:31
Avg time

Portella Details

The Portella trail uses a part of Path N.1 to Passo del Lupo, 2156 mt, and then drop on the Vallone della Portella with a nice series of curves, that continues under the pines in the second part (area il Dente). After the Sacquera area (1175mt) an esay dirt road connect to Fonte Cerreto.

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More Stats for Portella mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -3,144 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,765 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,043 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,909 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,765 ft
  • Grade
    -18.061%
  • Grade max
    -94.754%
  • Grade min
    59.327%
  • Distance climb
    2,493 ft
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,161 ft
  • Avg time
    00:58:31
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Status:
on Jul 10, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to portella trailhead (42.443269, 13.558112)
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Portella Trail Reports

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Jul 10, 2017 @ 4:29am
Jul 10, 2017
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag rickyvic (May 3, 2018 at 6:38)
 One of the best trails in the area, completely natural no artificial drops berms.
The first bit is very technical slippery gravel and white dust over hard, very steep with lose and sharp rocks.

Then it gets into the woods (bosco della portella) after the spring water fountain, with steep and not so steep switchbacks but you can sometimes chose alternative lines which are very steep but grippy.
Terrain drains a lot so it can be antigrip in summer when it is very dry.

Only for enduro and freeriders, some exposure here and there but not overly dangerous.

Between june and september you can enjoy the cablecar, which gives you access to 1,000 meter drop descents.
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