Elevation gain 836 m | Distance 11.7 km | Altitude min. 1164 m | Altitude max. 1422 m

Trompica trail running tour route

Boca da Corrida – Trompica – Fonte dos Burros – Boca da Corrida

This trail begins at Boca da Corrida viewpoint located in the parish of Jardim da Serra. From there we can see the highest peaks of Madeira island, and picturesque village of Curral das Freiras. The progression of the trail is initially by a dirt road around the mountains, passing through Montado dos Aviceiros and entering ahead in a single track till the Trompica florestal house. After the Trompica florestal house we run to Fonte dos Burros from where you can observe the Serra D’Água, Encumeada, and mountains surrounding them.

After checking in the highest point, we continue trail run towards the initial dirt road and return back to Boca da Corrida.

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