The itinerary takes places among the hills between Castel San Pietro and Imola, passing through Dozza and Montecatone. The meeting point is near the lake Scardovi where a quick briefing with our certified MTB Guide will take place. This briefing will outline eventual dangers and risks and the required behaviour and performance along the tour.
60 km – total climb 1600 m.
Road : 60% tarmac - 40% gravel/track
This itinerary is possible throughout the year
• Hike • On bike • Private
2 hours with stops on an Ebike or 3 hours with stops on a MTB
Medium: Physical Effort: 3/5 - Technical level 2/5
Watch out: In order to join one of our bike tours you need to be confident in your use of a bicycle
The route forsees arriving in Imola without touching Via Emilia but only secondary paved streets or gravel roads with little traffic. Leaving from Castel San Pietro your first stop will be Dozza, where you will admire its characteristic “painted walls” and then follow towards Montecatone and Pieve di Sant'Andrea. You’ll find yourselves on the ridge that divides Valsellustra and Valle del Santerno, where you will arrive with a quick descent on your way to Imola. Mandatory stops in Imola will be the Motor-Racing track and the Rocca Sforzesca, as well as a stop for a refreshment.
Afterwards you’ll ride back towards Castel San Pietro Terme always cycling through the hills and little traffic roads.
Sportswear and comfortable clothing. Patched trousers, cycling gloves, sunglasses and light jacket are suggested
Bring a backpack for the jacket, water and food bars
Before the tour please nourish yourself with light and energizing products.
The order and number of the tour stops may change without notice
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