Enduro day trip
€100 euros including bike hire
For the Enduro shuttles we meet at our base in Lagos at 09.30 and we are back around 17.00. On our way to the summit in the morning we stop half way up the mountain at our favourite village where we buy you a coffee to start your day. We then head to the peak of the mountain where we have spent countless hours building a huge variety of single track descents up 10km long. The routes we usually use for the shuttle days are red/black level with jumps and drops in them, we try to build lines around them but there are a few of the smaller jumps that you will have to try! These routes are not for beginners, you need to be confident on a bike and ideally be able bunny hop and tackle steep rocky descents. We take a maximum of 6 people per guide and vehicle to make sure you get the most from your day, we aim to get in 3,000 vertical meters descending per day. We do have a minimum of two people to run these uplifts, please contact us with your available dates if you are on your own so we match you with our other bookings.
Summit to Sea
€90 euros including bike hire
You will be driven to the highest point of the Algarve in our 4x4 backup vehicle, where we buy you a coffee and enjoy the spectacular views before starting our 40km ride to the edge of the ocean. You will descend down the mountain on a mix of old dirt roads and single tracks, at the base of the mountain there is a break for lunch before following a river valley down to the ocean where you will ride along some stunning, flowing single track trail to take us right to the ocean's edge. The total distance is around 40km with 400m climbing and over 1,000m descending! This ride is ideal for good riders looking for an easier day, or a beginner with good off road bike skills looking for more of an adventure. Our 4x4 backup vehicle is with us all day. We do have a minimum of two people to run this ride, please contact us with your available dates if you are on your own so we match you with our other bookings.The maximum group size is six per vehicle. We meet at 09.30 in Lagos, we are back in Lagos around 16.00
Please see trail ride page for more information
We have a range of trail rides to suit both novices and experts in either half days (up to 25km) or all day (up to 50km).
Please see the trail ride page for descriptions of our routes.
The maximum group size is eight for scenic routes and six for intermediate or expert.
When you contact us let us know if you want to ride for half day or all day and which ride option, we can then let you know what routes we have planned for your dates
Our trail ride options are:
Scenic - Routes that are ideal for novice riders, families or someone wanting to see the sites away from the town without to much climbing.
Intermediate - Ideally suited to a regular mountain bikers, the routes have plenty of single tracks linked by dirt roads and cliff paths. The all day route will have around 500m climbing in 40km.
Expert - You will need to be an experienced rider for this with good leg strength and fitness. Much more technical routes with steep, loose rocky climbs and descents. The all day route will have around 1,000m climbing in 40km.
€55 including bike hire
We run these in-between October to the end of May. The maximum group size is three people, we keep the groups small so you get personal attention which is important for skills sessions. We only run the sessions as half days either morning or afternoon as you will often be practicing and repeating skills, an all day session is often an overload! Let us know what it is you want to learn and we then plan a session for you based on the skill you want to learn/improve.
If you are on your own bike then you get €30 euros off the all day price and €15 euros off the half day price.
If you have a larger number than our maximum in one group we can still take you out so please get in contact with us and we can arrange that for you.
The deals we offer are 5% discount for ten to twenty rides, 10% discount for over twenty rides The discount is available for any combination of rides and numbers of riders i.e. Two riders, five rides each is 5% discount, one rider, ten rides is 5% discount.