Starting the weekend with a picturesque ascent Peak of the day - el Volcan de Cofrentes Looking for the river Bridges look much more impressive from below It seemed that we're not going to make it to the river... ...but we did! La feria de Jarafuel - everybody stayed very healthy, drinking water and grape … Continue reading Weekend in Cofrentes
Day 1 - The ascent to Cerro Calderon Buey refuge Done! Well deserved lunch Some tree hugging Day 2 - Ruta del Bohilgues Leaving Ademuz with a lot of enthusiasm The landscape along the route You shall not pass! Contemplation stop And another one
A photo report from our 2019 Fallas trip, when we hiked along the Siera Espadán trails, covering 50km in 4 days and enjoying peace and quite of the area throughout that time.
This is one of the most spectacular and preferred routes for hikers in the province of Valencia. A tour of caves and tunnels dug into rock, a Roman aqueduct and a wooden walkway through the coved in passage.
The ideal route for hot summer days with various bathing areas in the waterfalls and ponds around Anna, but also doable whole year round and especially interesting after big rains, when the cascades get bigger and more impressive.
The are several interesting routes around Benagéber area, but my favourite one is a loop passing by the dam and the reservoir, the long European distance trail GR-7 (E-4), crossing the Túria river on a hanging bridge, and going up to look at Barchel waterfalls.
A route nearby the sea, starting from Simat de la Valldigna, with a mild ascent along Ruta del Agua, followed by a flat section in Mondúver range. At the end of this section there is a lookout point with excellent views of the sea and the famous mountains like El Montgó and, obviously, Mondúver. The final part of the route is the descent to the castle, which gives the name to the route.
This is a circular route around the Santo Espíritu monastery in Gilet in the natural park of Sierra Calderona. The area allows you to hike up various peaks in short ascents, in this way it is possible to choose a comfortable distance and total elevation gain, ascending from 3 to 7 peaks and exploring the area from different points of view, all while enjoying the day in the mountains.
Here are some photos of the 4 days we have spent in Alfondeguilla, hiking around the local area, visting Onda castle and even going up a mountain at midnight on New Year's eve.
Two days spent in Alcoy area visiting Font Roja and Sierra Mariola natural parks, which are famous, apart from other things, for their "cavas" - ancient structures where people used to keep ice and food in winter.