Punta Ala

MOUNTAIN BIKE PUNTA ALA

Bandite trail area is in the wild heart of Maremma, Tuscany, very close to the seaside of Punta Ala, where there are the Italian best beaches according to Legambiente. During this mountain bike adventure you can choose six of the nine enduro trails (three per day) ridden by the strongest pilots in the World in important endure race like: Enduro World Series, European Enduro Series and SuperEnduro. If you would like to ride all the nine trails, ask us and we will plan you a three days adventure.

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NATURE

woods, olives trees, vineyards, oaks, birds of prey, wild boar, roe deer, amazing panoramas on the sea

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HISTORY

Scarlino, Tirli

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ADVENTURES

Nine stages of the Enduro World Series, European Enduro Series and SuperEnduro

CHARACTERISTICS

DIFFICULT

EQUIPMENT

START

Punta Ala (GR)

ELEVATION MAX

557 m

RECOMMENDED MOUNTAIN BIKE

Full suspended min. 160/150

WHEN

Every week end all year

ELEVATION MIN

0 m

MANDATORY PROTECTOR

Helmet, gloves, keenpad

BIKERS

Min 2

WATER

None

RECOMMENDED PROTECTOR

Full face helmet, elbowpad, back guard

DESCRIPTION

This is one of the most famous and important mountain bike trail in Punta Ala, the first part is flow, so it is very fast, but we should take care because is winding to. After a short part where we will pedal our mountain bike there is the most technical part of the stage, it is rocky and steep. After that section the trail resumes to be flow and tortuous up to the end.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION LOSS
ZONE

about 3,2 km

about 411 m

Pian d’Alma

DESCRIPTION

This is one of the shortest and easiest mountain bike trail in Punta Ala, it is not steep, but there are a lot of rocky sections and cambers, nevertheless is a stage for everyone, that makes this trail super fun to ride our mountain bike.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION LOSS
ZONE

about 1,8 km

about 176 m

Pian d’Alma

DESCRIPTION

This is the one of the shortest, but most technical mountain bike trail in Punta Ala, indeed, except for the first part that is flow, this stage is quite steep, rocky and there are a lot of  180 degree turns. Therefore we should be good bikers to ride safety our mountain bike on this trail.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION LOSS
ZONE

about 1,4 km

about 284 m

Scarlino

DESCRIPTION

This is one of the longest and the most isolated mountain bike trail in Punta Ala, but it is worth to pedal up to Tirli to ride our mountain bike down to this stage. This trail is divided in two section, the first one is more technical and rocky, otherwise the second part is more flow. Certainly the Quercia Numerata enjoys every bikers!

DISTANCE
ELEVATION LOSS
ZONE

about 4,1 km

about 411 m

Tirli

DESCRIPTION

This is the hardest and most famous mountain bike trail in Punta Ala, this is not a stage for every bikers. The first part is quite easy, it is an up and down flow up to Monte di Stella where begin the real downhill.

The majority of the trail is steep, rocky and tortuous with a lot of blind cambers, and often we have to choose to ride our mountain bike or in a natural rocky channel or on its shores. Fortunately there are small flow part where we can catch our breath. Certainly this trail tries our muscles and mind.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION LOSS
ZONE

about 3,2 km

about 408 m

Pian D’Alma

DESCRIPTION

This is one of the most natural mountain bike trail in Punta Ala. It is a fast stage quite flow, but with some rocky stretches, sinuous cambers and sometimes the trail is rather technical where it is important to choose the right line.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION LOSS
ZONE

about 2,3 km

about 232 m

Scarlino

DESCRIPTION

This mountain bike trail in Punta Ala is an amazing playground! At the top of the Poggio la Guardia, where the trail start, there is a breath-taking view on the sea. The majority of the stage is flow, but there are some rocky and roots stretches, nevertheless is a stage for everyone.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION LOSS
ZONE

about 2,4 km

about 206 m

Cala Violina

DESCRIPTION

This is the most panoramic mountain bike trail in Punta Ala, indeed there is a breath-taking view on the sea! The stage is quite flow with a little technical and rocky stretches. At the end of the trail there is a chicane that is the most technical part of the zone.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION LOSS
ZONE

about 1,8 km

about 188 m

Cala Violina

DESCRIPTION

This is one of the most various mountain bike trail in Punta Ala, there are technical and rocky stretches, steep parts, blind cambers and parabolic. It is a trail for good bikers that have to choose the best line every time, also this stage tries the muscles and the mind, fortunately there are some flow part where we can catch our breath.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION LOSS
ZONE

about 2,4 km

about 295 m

Pian d’Alma

PRICE

Starting from 295€

PRICE INCLUDED

  • Guide
  • Insurance
  • Bed and breakfast in a double room (single room on request)
  • Dinner at restaurant (beverages are not included)
  • N. 2 packed lunch
  • N. 2 aperitif (soft drink for the underages)