Cycling Pico de las Nieves Fataga

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Pico de las Nieves - Fataga

Basic data & ranking

Average grade: 4.5 %

Length: 29.5 km

Altitude start: 570 m

Altitude top: 1900 m

Ascent: 1330 m

Pico de las Nieves rankings

Difficulty ranking world: 1307 (all)
Ranking Spain: 111 (all)
Difficulty score: 107.46 what?

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The Pico de las Nieves is situated in Canarias (Canary Islands). Starting from Fataga, the Pico de las Nieves ascent is 29.5 km long. Over this distance, you climb 1330 heightmeters. The average percentage thus is 4.5 %.

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Story by Martin van der Ploeg from , The Netherlands, submitted on 25/12/2012
I tried to climb Pico on 19-12-2012 and then again on 21-12-2012. Both times starting from Maspalomas, close to GC500 and simply following the GC60. It adds some km''s (total then a little short of 50 km) and an extra climb right at the beginning (to 480m) and a short descent + climb to Fataga. The 1st time I only reached Ayacata before the legs were full and the body empty. The second time I was succesful.

I''m 41, a regular cyclist but there aren''t many climbs in my neck of the woods. It usually takes me a couple of days to find my climbing legs and I have MG so all in all I thought it was tough.

Roads are all pretty good except for the very last bit (more a problem going down than up). Fataga, St Bartolomé and Ayacata offer cafetaria''s, restaurants and 1 or 2 shops. There is usually a stand at the top where you can get some food and drink as well. Views along the way are stunning (including at Teide on Tenerife).
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