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Day 12 - Tuesday 6th September 2016

Fuente Classic

Day To Distance Time Elevation in meters
   
Km
Elapsed
Hrs-Mins
Moving
Hrs-Mins
Gain Loss Min Max
1 Alverca do Ribatejo
Dormidas Leal
15.34 4H53   379 1,040 1,049 1,944
 

 

   

   
 

 

 

Location of the walk

 

Garmin Trace

Map from Recommended Book in Spanish: "Picos de Europa" by Cordula Rabe, with our route shown by red dots

 

 

Ready for off at the top of the cable car, with Peña Remoña, 2,242 m,  in the background

 

 

The building that was previously the Royal Hunting Lodge "Chalet Real"

 

Refugio Aliva just visible in the distance

 

 

 

Refugio Aliva

Time for a coffee break

Leaving Refugio Aliv, with the impressive face of Peña Vieja (2,619m) behind

Ermita de la Santuca de Aliva (Photo: J Knight)

Ermita de la Santuca de Aliva

 

(Photo: J Knight)

(Photo: J Knight)

The upper path climbs towards Mogrovejo; the lower path heads towards Espinama

 

 

 

Instead of following the concrete road down to Espinama, we crossed a wooden
bridge and contoured round through the woods towards Fuente Dé

 

 

 

Coriscao just visible in the distance

 

 

 

Peña Remoña, 2,242 m