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Climbing Naranjo de Bulnes: Top Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You

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The most climbed mountain in Spain

Located in the central massif of the Picos de Europa, in Asturias, Naranjo de Bulnes is a limestone rock mountain of 2519 meters high. It is considered an emblematic summit for Spanish mountaineering. It has a 500-meter vertical wall on its west face that implies a challenge for the bravest. All climbing routes require at least a basic level of training and some technical knowledge.

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FAQs: Mountain Climbing in Spain

What should I know about Mountain Climbing Spain?

Also known as Pico de Urriello, this mountain can be climbed by its four faces while the most famous descent route is in the south side (vía Sur Directa). There are also other descent lines on the west slope, by the Sagittarius and Murciana routes, and by the Hawaii route, although it requires more technical experience. The southern face is the most difficult and it is essential to have a vast knowledge of the terrain.

Why should I choose Spain for my Mountain Climbing adventure?

Privileged views

The way to the summit can be difficult, but the views from there are really worth it.

For all levels

There are routes for all types of climbers: its south face is the easiest, the west face is reserved for the most expert and the east and north faces offer very good routes with moderate difficulty.

Surroundings

The landscapes around are impressive and there are many things to do, like visiting the lakes and the Covadonga Sanctuary.

What can I expect from the weather during my Mountain Climbing trip in Spain?

The climate is humid since the area receives a lot of rain and snow annually. The months of June and July are the driest and the winter months are the wettest.

When is the best time to travel to Spain for Mountain Climbing?

During the European Summer.

What currency is accepted around Spain?

Euro

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Spain region?

Spanish is the official language. The Asturian is also a traditional language in the region, although it is little used.

What people are saying about Mountain Climbing | Naranjo de Bulnes

Steve

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What a fantastic experience - the booking process, answering out questions and the expertise and good company of guide made this, our first ascent to the top of a mountain a wonderfully enjoyable trip. Thank you.

Steve

5.00

What a fantastic experience - the booking process, answering out questions and the expertise and good company of guide made this, our first ascent to the top of a mountain a wonderfully enjoyable trip. Thank you.

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