Road biking

Route 06 Freixo (Road 4 - Black)

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Road Cycling Route, over 105 kilometers long and with 1070 m of positive accumulated height. Beginning and ending at the "Polo C - Serra d'Ossa no Centro de Cycling de Serra d'Ossa", located in Freixo.
Open
difficult
Distance 105 km
5:40 h
922 m
958 m
Circular route that goes around the mountains. The trail starts in the direction of Évora Monte, then passes to Estremoz and returns south towards Rio de Moinhos, connecting the 3 municipalities. Then continues to Alandroal, Terena, Hortinhos and Aldeia dos Orvalhos before returning to Redondo, coinciding with the other routes that also passe to the village through the market, castle and Museu do Barro before returning to the entrance to Freixo.

Author’s recommendation

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Responsible Trails Criteria:

(last audit carried out in 09/12/2020)

 

Waymarks - Not applicable

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 - Not applicable

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 intergration - 4 (Well integrated into the landscape and with points of interest.)

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

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Author
João Ruano
Update: July 21, 2021
Difficulty
difficult
Stamina
Highest point
465 m
Lowest point
162 m

Start

Coordinates:
DD
38.663300, -7.594823
DMS
38°39'47.9"N 7°35'41.4"W
UTM
29S 622254 4280350
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Coordinates

DD
38.663300, -7.594823
DMS
38°39'47.9"N 7°35'41.4"W
UTM
29S 622254 4280350
w3w 
///loudspeaker.frosted.laminated
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Road Cycling

  • Cycling helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Cycling shoes
  • Padded shorts and jersey
  • Sunglasses

roadCyclingTechnical

  • Water bottle and cage
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Air pump or CO2 pump including cartridges
  • Puncture repair kit
  • Where applicable, the bike must meet requirements for road use by having a bell, front and rear lamps and spoke reflectors
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Status
Open
Difficulty
difficult
Distance
105 km
Duration
5:40 h
Ascent
922 m
Descent
958 m

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