Walking trip to the Sierra Nevada

With the intense heat of summer fading it is time to start walking and the next trip being organised by Frigiliana Council is on September 27th 2014.

The trip leaves Frigiliana at 07:00 on September 27th and heads for Hoya de la Mora (Pradollano, 2500m), from where will begin the ascent to the summit of Veleta, weather permitting of course.

There will be a choice of climbing to Mulhacén or walking the track to Hoya del Portillo. The total distance to be travelled on this trip is 26.7 kilometres (about 8 hours duration) with an ascent of 1,482 metres. The rating for this excursion is medium to high difficulty. The expected time of arrival back in Frigiliana is around 21:00.

The trip costs €15 and anyone interested in participating should pop along to the Sports pavilion to register.