This route goes northeast along the Polis- Pyrgos road. It travels along the coast until a turning to the right leading to the village of Argaka. The road goes past the front of the village school and continues straight and south along a dirt road. It then turns southeast to the picnic site at Agios Merkourios. From there it goes along a descending forest road to Argaka and Makounta and back to Polis.
Difficulty rate: A relatively easy route, despite being on a dirt road.
It requires a mountain bike with front suspension.
Road condition: A variety of surfaces.
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Elevation Gain: 653m
Highest point: 254m
Lowest point: 5m
Road surface: Mixed
Section Distance (km) Total Distance (km)
Polis Chrysochous 0,0 0,0
Argaka 8,1 8,1
Ag. Merkourios 8,6 16,7
Makounta 9,8 26,5
Polis Chrysochous 6,4 32,9
Courtesy of the CTO