Travel Blogs from Jaca
Due to the unexpected 20km national park trail, I had about 3-4 extra hours to kill before heading over to my final destination for the day, Zaragoza, and it was also that time of the day when European take their lunch, 2 pm.
......to be continued
A small town on the way out of the national park, there are no particular reason why I choose this town compare to the others ( there was about 3 similar small town on the out). I've decided to parked at this town to take a look.
There was not much going on on this hot Saturday afternoon. Most of the people was probably in ...
This was not a very eventful visit. I drove about 1:25 hour to get to the location but after a 15 minute hike, I came up to a head of the trail, which stated the following information
Trail Number: S5/PR-HU 164
Suggested Tempo: 8-9 hours
Distance: 20,000 meters
Change in Elevation: 1,300 meters
I was like....OMG, why is the only trail here a 20km trail. I end up taking some pictures around the area, but would have been nice if I was able to hike ...
... The area is pristine, so whenever we needed water we just filled up our bottles at one of the mountain streams. After lunch we hiked the number 3 trail, which has a "difficult rating". There was a lot of steep, rocky areas, but it was a gorgeous hike with frequent mountain and valley views, plentiful wildflowers, both in the grassy areas and in the rocks and cliffs, and large rock faces with occasional waterfalls. It was very hot in the afternoon, so we ...
... After an hour or so the weather seemed to clear and we stopped to take off our wet wether gear and enjoy the sunshine. Bronnie suddely noticed that the Pic du Midi was showing itself for the first time that day. We took some pictures and went to take off again when the sudden break in the weather stopped as quickly as it had started, and walked the rest of the way in light rain. Stats: Distance: 10 km Total ascent: 20 meters Total descent: 920 meters Bronnie, Kathy and ...
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