Category Archives: 1500-2000m

Ascent of Mulhacén from Capileira staying at Refugio Poqueira

This is the classic ascent of Mulhacén from the Alpujarras. Best reserved for the winter months when higher access is difficult or impossible

Route Info
Access  Capileira, Alpujarras
Start  Cebadilla. Keep on the main road through Capileira. After 3km turn L, signposted “Cebedilla”. The road deteriorates but is normally suitable for cars if care is taken.
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Also posted in 20-30km, Alpujarras, Multi-day Guarded Mountain Refuge Tagged |

Trek Alpujarras to Guejar Sierra via Alcazaba & Puntal Vacares

Long remote trek over high and at times difficult peaks and ridges of the Sierra Nevada. Some great wild camping spots. Big descent at the finish

Route Info
Access  Capileira, Alpujarras
Start  Hoya del Portillo. Keep following the road through Capileira. In 5 mins you will pass horse riding stables. Immediately after take the right when the road forks.
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Also posted in 30-40km, Alpujarras, Multi Day Wild Camping Tagged , |