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Day 12 - Tuesday 6th September 2016

Fuente Classic

Day To Distance Time Elevation in meters
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