Category Archives: Hoya de la Mora & Ski area

The Northern Flanks of the Sierra Nevada in a day or 2 day trek

Long day trek or better still a 2 day trek in the Sierra Nevada on narrow tracks and trails in superb mountain scenery visiting secluded lakes and valleys

Route Info
Access  Ski area via Granada. From the main Granada ring road (Circunvalación) follow the well signposted mountain road to Sierra Nevada (A-395). 
Look at the route!
Also posted in 10-20km, 500-1000m, Day Walks, Multi Day Wild Camping

3 day trek “Los Tres Picos”, Sierra Nevada

Looking for a challenge? Something different? Is climbing 3 of the biggest peaks in Spain in 3 days tough enough? Try “Los Tres Picos” in Spain’s Sierra Nevada mountains staying in the Refugio Poquiera overnight

Route Info
Access  Ski area via Granada. From the main Granada ring road (Circunvalación) follow the well signposted mountain road to Sierra Nevada (A-395). 
Look at the route!
Also posted in 2500-3000m, 40-50km, Multi-day Guarded Mountain Refuge

Trek from Ski area to Puente Palo over the Sierra Nevada

A 2 day trek crossing the Sierra Nevada from north to south. Ski Area to Puente Palo above Cañar in the Alpujarras, staying in Refugio Elorrieta overnight

Route Info
Access  Ski area via Granada. From the main Granada ring road (Circunvalación) follow the well signposted mountain road to Sierra Nevada (A-395). 
Look at the route!
Also posted in 1000-1500m, 20-30km, Multi Day Wild Camping Tagged |

Trek from the Sierra Nevada Ski area to Lanjaron in the Alpujarras

A 2 day crossing high level of the Sierra Nevada wild camping en route. Quite difficult due to the huge descent to Lanjarón at the end.

Route Info
Access  Ski area via Granada. From the main Granada ring road (Circunvalación) follow the well signposted mountain road to Sierra Nevada (A-395). 
Look at the route!
Also posted in 1000-1500m, 30-40km, Day Walks Tagged , , |

2 day trek from ski area to Capileira via Cerro de Los Machos

Mulit day trekking visiting the underrated peak of Cerro de los Machos and crossing the Sierra Nevada to Capileira in the Alpujarras

Route Info
Access  Ski area via Granada. From the main Granada ring road (Circunvalación) follow the well signposted mountain road to Sierra Nevada (A-395). This leads to the main ski resort at Pradollano.
Look at the route!
Also posted in 20-30km, 500-1000m, Multi Day Wild Camping Tagged , , |