Arcea Hotel Los Lagos
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It's cloudy today. Valley is filled with clouds and mists. We have more strength now and wanted to try a longer hike. We picked the hike between Tresviso and San Esteban roughly about 3.7 miles long with moderate difficulty.
The path was mostly very exposed to the deep valley and there are ropes and rails at several places. It was a bit ...
... was WOW, one of the most picturesque hikes we've done... Amazing vistas of high peaks, deep valleys and green pastures in between. We very much enjoyed the way down. Greg was already so happy that he was fine if he had to go home the next day. :)
After we got back to Poncebos, we thought about trying the other hike - Garganta del Cares - but thought we better hit the road and look for a grocery store. ...
... for that), but other than that, we slept again till noon which is a check-out time.
Soon the time came and we had to move on. Fortunately there was a pharmacy right behind the building (wish we knew!), we could get some baby food in jars and some probiotics the pharmacist recommended. The Altamira cave is SO close by, but we decided to move on. We should come back to visit there on our route back to Bilbao.
For the next ...
... on the way up and hear this cacaphonic din of bells - it's goats being herded down the road! So we wait for them with shepherd in orange shirt with dog following behind, mobile phone in hand moving on down the hill, (modern day shepherding) a sight to behold and as we wait........the clouds roll in. See clips.
We keep going steady - there's green cross marks on the road where the road has given way to falling apart down the hill somewhere, so leave the wheels off ...
... timber on seemingly impossible vertical slopes. Not easy to take pics as there are few places to get off the road and while the speed limit maybe 70kph, we rarely do more than 50. I choose to live.
Have chosen to send two nights at these digs as we will visit the national park tomorrow and do some mountain climbing. Highest peak is over 2600m but we can't get to ...