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Route 64 Almodôvar (MTB XC Level 3 - Red)

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MTB XC Route, over 47,6 kilometers long and with 610 m of positive accumulated height. Beginning and ending at the "Polo D - Baixo Alentejo do Centro de Cyclin' de Almodôvar", located in the village of Almodôvar.
Open
moderate
Distance 47.4 km
4:10 h
459 m
447 m
419 m
234 m
High skill level route, that covers the rural paths in the surroundings of the village of Almodôvar. The degree of difficulty is attributed essentially to the distance covered and the accumulated unevenness, since the paths are generally wide and with good ground, except for a short path with a slightly more technical profile that accompanies the course of the River Mira. There are some more challenging slopes, mainly in the mountainous area, but almost always with great flow throughout the landscape. The landscape is dominated by cork oak and holm oak forests with several crossings of the Mira river bed, which may be conditioned during periods of higher flow. The main crossing point is the village of "Santa Clara-a-Nova", where there are support services such as cafes and public toilets, in addition to the Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum “Manuel Vicente Guerreiro”. This route is partially coincident with other routes of this Cycling Center, with different distances and degrees of difficulty, allowing you to choose a different route during the activity.

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Responsible Trails Criteria:

(last audit carried out in 02/03/2022)

 

Waymarks: NA - This path was designed without waymarking (GPS or mobile app needed)

Conservations of the path: 5 - In a good overall status of conservation and with no increase of difficulty or risks

General Conservation: 5 - Surrounding environment perfectly preserved

Information boards and signs: NA - This path was designed without information boards or signs

Complementary boards: NA - This path was designed without complementary boards

Safety and suport structures: 4 - Well-maintained essential structures

Local Community integration: 4 - Encourages integration / contacts with the community

Landscape intergration: 4 - Well integrated into the landscape and with points of interest

General Safety: 5 - No risks worthy of mention were identified

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Update: June 01, 2022
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Highest point
419 m
Lowest point
234 m
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Start

Almodôvar (284 m)
Coordinates:
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37.524918, -8.062352
DMS
37°31'29.7"N 8°03'44.5"W
UTM
29S 582852 4153518
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Destination

Almodôvar

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Coordinates

DD
37.524918, -8.062352
DMS
37°31'29.7"N 8°03'44.5"W
UTM
29S 582852 4153518
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Status
Open
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
47.4 km
Duration
4:10 h
Ascent
459 m
Descent
447 m
Highest point
419 m
Lowest point
234 m
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