Mountainbiking

Route 08 Castelo de Vide [MTB XC Level 3-Red]

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MTB XC Route, over 44,5 kilometers long and with 965 m of positive accumulated height. Beginning and ending at the "Polo A - S. Mamede do Centro de Cyclin' de Castelo Vide/Marvão", located in Castelo de Vide.
open
moderate
Distance 44.1 km
4:45 h
721 m
721 m
MTB-XC high skill level route side that runs through the north and east of Castelo de Vide, through trails, rural paths and municipal roads. The predominant landscape after leaving the urban environment is composed of cork oak and holm oak, as well as some areas of cattle grazing and quartzitic elevations. The main crossing points are the Megalithic Park of Coureleiros, the Menhir of Meada, Beirã, Marvão and the Center of Castelo de Vide.

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Responsible Trails Criteria:

(last audit carried out on 10/11/2020)

 

Waymarks - Not applicable

Conservation of the path - 4 (In a good overall status of conservation with some isolated situations.)

General Conservation - 4 (There aren’t any specific degraded areas identified.)

Information boards and signs - 5 (Very well maintained and with superior quality.)

Complementary boards - Not applicable

Safety and suport structures - 5 (All recommended structures well maintained.)

Local community integration - 3 (Interaction / occasional contacts with the community.)

Landscape integration - 5 (Perfectly integrated into the landscape, exploring relevant points of interest.)

General Safety - 5 (The environment always as some risk.)

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Author
João Ruano
Update: July 29, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Highest point
804 m
Lowest point
339 m
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Coordinates:
DD
39.410883, -7.450227
DMS
39°24'39.2"N 7°27'00.8"W
UTM
29S 633421 4363520
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Coordinates

DD
39.410883, -7.450227
DMS
39°24'39.2"N 7°27'00.8"W
UTM
29S 633421 4363520
w3w 
///drumstick.believer.milling
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Status
open
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
44.1 km
Duration
4:45 h
Ascent
721 m
Descent
721 m

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