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Spain, Portugal and france dirt roads?

Would love to get info on dirt roads to ride in the countries. Just got out of Africa and asphalt is spawn of satan. Would love to stick to dirt as far as possible or at least try and keep to it to get rid of the boring asphalt.

Plan is to go down from Amsterdam to France, then Portugal, Spain and then back to Germany.
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I live here in Spain and have done a lot of dirty tracks in Spain, but you have to have in mind that to ride off-road here in Spain it is illegal in a lot of places, so it is more funny, jejeje.

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that's no good, not even normal dirt roads?
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Transportugal

If you want legal dirt roads go straight to Portugal.
There is a dirt road crossing the country from north to south.



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thanks that is exactly what we will do
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Sign up to and have a browse at Wikiloc - GPS trails and waypoints of the World

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If you want legal dirt roads go straight to Portugal.
There is a dirt road crossing the country from north to south.



Basauritik mundura... motorrez: la TRANSPORTUGAL en moto

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That's a great route mate. I used to live in Spain and never have heard of it! Now thinking about going down there and go through it to visit my family in Seville!
I believe the link takes you to your blog, doesnt it? Very impressive trips described in there!
What's next?

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thanks that is exactly what we will do
Hi,

Do you have a route already planned for France? Is there anything similiar to this "Transportugal" that ondoibili mentioned?

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hebo, I have no route planned yet. Basics is want to go from Amsterdam to France, then into Portugal down to Spain and back up to France and into Germany to store bikes in Munich again in late Nov.
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that's no good, not even normal dirt roads?
Sadly Spain is compicated but by no means impossible. One of the keys is to understand that each of the seventeen autonomous regions makes its own laws on top of the national laws - no wonder the country is in a mess

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