Responsible Trails ® ensures that an annual technical audit is carried out in which the main points of the code of ethics are evaluated. Here you find the result of the last audit.
Before starting your adventure, be sure to check the “Current Information” tab.
Responsible Trails Criteria:
(last audit by LQT at 24/10/2019)
Direcional signing - 4- it has all the needed marks and signs to navigate without support
Path conditions - 4- In a good overall status of conservation with some isolated situations.
General conservation (enviroment) - 3- some place present some degradation but with no negative impacts on the experience.
Head boards and aditional signs - 5- Very well maintained and with superior quality
Other boards informations - 4- Well maintained and with interest
Safety structures - 4- Well-maintained essential structures
Interaction with local comunitiy - 5- Strong connection to the community in which it operates and stimulate interaction
Landscape integration - 4- Well integrated into the landscape and with points of interest
General Safety - 4- Has occasional low-risk situations
This is a long distance signed trail that crosses a variety of landscapes and enviroments. Prepare your adventure carefully, follow the oficial recomendations.
Vá pelo Seguro (the official safety campaign of the portuguese goverment) - Brochure
Tips, hints and links
Find out more in the oficial website