Connection to trails on the western slope
The connection to the trails (Pico Grande, Atalhada, 4 Caminhos, Vigia and Pico dos Bodes) on downhill or enduro bikes begin at the carpark in Burguete, in Faial da Terra, via the regional highway to Faial da Terra. via the regional highway to Faial da Terra. The first 2 km of the connection are the steepest and most tiring of the whole ascent. The final part of the connection is gentle and rolling.