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Georuta 9: Sierra de Orea

A mosaic of geodiversity

Dirección

Home in the Aguaspeña, Czech

GPS

40.5736508, -1.7941321

Dirección

Home in the Aguaspeña, Czech

GPS

40.5736508, -1.7941321

Ida 21 Km | 21 Km | 21 Km | 21 Km | 21 Km | 21 Km | 21 Km | 21 Km | 21 Km  Unevenness 470 m |  Duration 5 h |  Route

Georuta 9: Sierra de Orea

 Georuta 9 a route with a total length of 21 kmThese can be done entirely by car (4h) or by bicycle (5h). Access to stops 1, 2, 4 and 5 requires a few minutes' walk. To get to stop 6, you will have to make a 2-hour round trip on foot. It should be noted that the entire route runs at an altitude of over 1,500 metres. In winter, it is advisable to find out about the state of the roads in the Interpretation Centre of the Natural Park "Sequeros de Orea". And don't forget to look at the weather forecast either.

This route runs through the south-eastern end of the Sierra de Orea. The geological diversity of this area is spectacular: huge boulders, whimsical sandstone reliefs, salt lakes, active peat bogs and even the remains of an ancient volcano. A mosaic of geodiversity whose rocks, colours, textures and shapes The vegetation and landscape is very different from that found in other sectors of the Natural Park.

This route coincides, for most of its length, with the route of the "Parque del ".Arroyo del Enebral"The route is signposted with green markers. The route runs between the 1,500 metres altitude of Orea and the 1.861 from San Cristobal Hill. We will walk through Scots pine forests with marojo oak, juniper and creeping juniper as well as interspersed meadows.

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