FUTURE hill Walks

Challenging Hill and mountain walks varying in distance from 8 to 14 kms

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Reservation is required before attending every Walk

Only paid up members of U3A International may participate
Guests are not permitted

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JUANAR – EL TAJO NEGRO

JUANAR – EL TAJO NEGRO -- Reservations Now Accepted
hill Walk

A newly added walk that starts from the Refugio de Juanar and passes the Ojén mirador before climbing to the peak of Tajo Negro (1,075m) which affords fine views of the Mediterranean and the North African coast on a clear day. The walk then descends to the Macho Montés mirador above Marbella before following a winding path through woods back to the starting point.

6.5 Km
Medium
314 m Ascent

MIJAS – PUERTO DE MÁLAGA

MIJAS – PUERTO DE MÁLAGA
hill Walk

This walk starts from the ring road above Mijas village and climbs steeply past the picturesque Ermita del Calvario to the Puerto del Pino and then on to the Puerto de Málaga from where magnificent views can be enjoyed on a clear day.

7.5 Km
Medium to Heavy
547 m Ascent

JUANAR CIRCUIT

JUANAR CIRCUIT
hill Walk

The Juanar Circuit is a fairly short but steep walk around the back of the Refugio initially following the Istán route.  After a steep climb the route drops down into a dry and rocky valley. A second climb follows before the final descent down a rough forest road to the Refugio.

6 Km
Easy to Medium
290 m Ascent

MONDA CIRCUIT

MONDA CIRCUIT
hill Walk

A circular walk across farmland and open countryside around Monda with splendid mountain views. The route sets out past the Monda castle (now a hotel) towards the former Gun and Country Club before returning to Monda via an old mule trail.

11.2 Km
Medium to Heavy
392 m Ascent

JUANAR – LA CONCHA

JUANAR – LA CONCHA
hill Walk

This walk is to the top of the iconic La Concha. This is a long and at times difficult walk with some steep ascents and descents, as well as narrow stretches sometimes with big drops on either side. This walk is not for the fainthearted nor those without good stamina.

15 Km
Heavy
704 m Ascent

PIZARRA – EL SANTO

PIZARRA – EL SANTO
hill Walk

The walk begins in the town of Pizarra and follows the track of the Romeria up to the El Santo monument on the top of the hill overlooking the town. There are spectacular views from here.

11 Km
Medium to Heavy
543 m Ascent

JUANAR – EL POZUELO

JUANAR – EL POZUELO
hill Walk

This is a scenic, circular walk into the hills to the north of the hotel ‘Refugio de Juanar’. A long, single-file climb is required but the wonderful mountain views in this peaceful, sheltered area are well worth the effort.

6.4 Km
Medium
389 m Ascent

COÍN – CERRO DEL ÁGUILA, SIERRA NEGRA

COÍN – CERRO DEL ÁGUILA, SIERRA NEGRA
hill Walk

A recently-added walk that climbs from the Albuqueria Valley near Coín, past the Barranco Blanco and then up to a wide ridge just below the summit of the Cerro del Águila in the Sierra Negra. On a clear day there are spectacular panoramic views of the coast, the Sierra de las Nieves and the towns and and villages around Coín.

8 Km
Medium to Heavy
526 m Ascent