STAGE 2: Carazinho - Estação Getulio
From the PC1, to procure as you can, is necessary because the return stretch of the Passo Fundo (about 45km) has no fuel stations and is uphill all the time - everything that does not need to be is a weakened or hiker underfed. Gradually, the sun is risen and has this passage, one of the most beautiful and rare raiares the day. To move on, you can also, enjoy the rich agricultural landscape that brings to mind the fields of productive regions of some European countries, this road is quieter in the morning but the afternoon has more drive motor viculos. Even so, a generous allows assessment of local nature. Arriving in Passo Fundo, has one of the largest research centers in South American agricultural area, EMBRAPA. Bordering the city of Passo Fundo it this way, also has up sights worthy partial postcard. Just ahead, is the Campus of the University of Passo Fundo (UPF), which was the starting point of this event, which stands out for being the largest and most traditional concentrating vocational training courses in this region of the state. Passing this institution becomes the Getulio Vargas towards seeking PC2 that at Getulio station in a restaurant near the roundabout access to the municipality. Stamp your passport and recondition eating and drinking. This PC2 is important for food and restoration because diversity and refueling oportunidfade this region is a bit more limited than in the other path. In addition, there will be a sharp slope to plow which should be done in a way contrary to the back of this city.
STAGE 1: Passo Fundo - Carazinho
Match of the University of Passo Fundo - UPF. BR-285 towards Lagoa Vermelha, develops the way to the city via Carazinho, TioHugo. Early on, it is important to pay attention because it is one of the busiest stretches of the route. Because it is a federal road, traffic load and tourism vehicles is very intense at that time. In part of the path there is the Campus of the University of Passo Fundo (UPF) that stands out in the region for being the largest and most traditional concentrating vocational training courses in this region. Passing a Shamrocks access the city, has a more modest neighborhood but heavy traffic and careless - important to be prepared for unforeseen and careless drivers in this area. Throughout this path, the shoulder is irregular and presents some increments that can unbalance the hiker taking it to an accident so careful attention. Note that this passage is always easy so do not spend all their energies there because of Uncle Hugo on (in the back), the rise is accompanied by wind against. Skirts to Passo Fundo the external perimeter the city was having very bonnitas partial views of the same. Once bypassed the city, becomes the destination via the Carazinho, city Uncle Hugo. In the course of this passage, one has, along the course, a wide plantation field that is part of the agricultural park area. Part of this section, more properly, in Ernestina, one can see farther left the flooded the Ernestina dam, one of the largest water reservoirs in the region incorporating productive areas, leisure and living. Getting to Uncle Hugo, taking it towards Carazinho by BR386. In this passage, there is a vast plateau from which one can see in the distance, many planting areas and forest reserves in the region. Getting to Carazinho, it is the control in the letter route (passport) on PC1 which is in autoposto of Carazinho input clover. Once you've done the passage of this record PC1, returns to Passo Fundo, via BR285.
STAGE 4: Sertão - Passo Fundo
After rehabilitate to the last step, take the RS-153 towards the Passo Fundo the right as you leave the restaurant and PC4. This passage deserves attention because they will be spending many weekend tourists visiting the little beaches or more next relatives residing within our region. Many are already abused the celebrations and can be inattentive to cyclists will share with them the road. Some stretches are in unsafe conditions presenting holes or gaps in the asphalt loop (diagonal tears of storm water runoff on the shoulder) causing the hiker prefer entering the circulating path. Pay attention when you do that. Preferably, stay on the shoulder where it's safe although uncomfortable in this little piece. The route is more swinging with gaps of grassy hills. While it is a stretch with long straights and almost constant horizontality, is a difficult part of the path where the hiker found low but long and exhausting climbs and also already fatigued the mileage traveled here catching any good to speed up the arrival to the starting point. Still, the scenery is amazing and allows the observer surprises with a camera ... enjoy the sunset is amazing this time of year! Getting to Passo Fundo, should be borne in mind in clover access to city (RS153 with BR285). Turn right toward the University of Passo Fundo - UPF and go straight until you reach the roundabout access to the campus of UPF. If you have come this far is because all was well - congratulations for winning !! ... celebrate much because you just complete a brevet of 300km.
STAGE 3: Estação Getulio - Charrua - Floriano Peixoto - Getulio Vargas - Sertão
From the PC2, there is a region marked by italian settlers who have made this region a prosperous place and against the memory of its origins. Plantations are always present during the tour as well as a nice path and with little movement during Sunday. Do not be alarmed by small clouds of insects are in flight on asphalt border. Are harmless just getting stuck to your body because of the sweat of your perspiration. Until Getulio Vargas movement is more intense but when descending toward the plow, it decreases considerably. Enjoy cycling loose enjoying the local landscape that borders a dry valley of rustic and colonial origin. Arriving in Plough, register your passage with a tax that will be in the city centrinho. Return by the same road until you reach the roundabout access to Floriano Peixoto. In this, take toward Floriano Peixoto and have fun on a road like never seen before in this region. Free movement, this road is narrow crossing the hill crest divindo on one side a chain of small mountains and on the other, a plateau with numerous grassy hills and morretes that are looking to go far. the properties of this stretch are charming and when planting is covering its surface is stunning. See how the wheat swaying in the wind and enjoy to photograph your bike there. Getting to Floriano Peixoto, register your passage to the tax of brevet, returning to the Getulio Vargas. Returning to Getulio Vargas, take the direction of Passo Fundo going toward the PC3 will be waiting for you at Fratelli restaurant across the autoposto Asa Branca. Arriving at PC3, feeds well and reestablish-- not over the brevet ...