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    DescriptionNew for 2013 Walk! the Alpujarras is the comprehensive guide for adventurous leisure walkers choosing to explore this exciting region of Andalucia; providing many new routes along with full updating of routes from the 1st edition. Combine with Alpujarras Tour & Trail Map 3rd edition for your complete adventure in these breathtaking landscapes. For each of the 34 walking routes plus 5 additional alternatives there is a Fully Detailed Walk Description including Route Summary, frequent timings, colour 40K maps (Alpujarras Tour & Trail Map 3rd edition) and GPS waypoints. Each of the 39 walking routes has a Rating Summary covering: Exertion Rating, Walking Time, Walking Distance, Ascents & Descents in metres, Vertigo warning if applicable, and a Refreshment rating. GPS waypoints ensure pin-point navigational accuracy for all the routes; the waypoint files (in gpx file format) are available for free download from Discovery Walking Guides website. Accommodation and regional background are information included. All of this content is written in Charles Davis' informative and inspirational style. Walking Routes; 1 Lanjaron: PR345 Sendero Circular de Lanjaron, 3 hours, 9.6 kms, (circular). 2 Orgiva: GRs7&142 Soportujar & Canar, 5 hours, 17 kms, (circular). 3 Pampaneira: Poqueira Miradors; (a) Barranco de la Sangre via the tuberia, 2 hours, 7.4 kms, (circular). (b) SL Monte Pampaneira, 1 walker, 45 minutes, 2 kms, (circular). 4 Pampaneira: The Poqueira Villages, 3...hours, 9 kms, (figure of eight circular). 5 Pitres: Balcon de Pitres, 1A hours, 5.5 kms, (circular). 6 Pitres: Taha 1, 3 hours 20 mins, 9 kms (circular). 7 Atalbeitar: Taha 2, 2 hours, 5 kms (figure of eight circular). 8 Fondales: Sierra Mecina, 3 hours, 9 kms (circular). 9 Busquistar: Los Helechones, 3 hours, 8 kms (circular). 10 Castaras: Barrancos de Fuente Medina & Alberquillas, 1.5 hours, 4 kms (circular). 11 Juviles: El Fuerte & The Ruta Medieval (PR299), 2 hours, 5.1 kms (circular). 12 Lobras: The Balcony Loop, 2...hours, 8.4 kms (circular). 13. Berchules: SL Acequias de los Berchules, 2 hours, 6.4 kms (circular). 14. Cadiar: Grs 7 & 142 Rio Guadalfeo & Loma de Callon, 2 hours 40 mins, 11.4 kms (circular). 15. Mecina Bombaron: Waterways & Woodland; (a) PR111 Acequia de los Castanos, 1A hours, 6.8 kms (circular). (b) Sls Acequia Baja & Acequia Alta, 1A hours, 4.6 kms, (circular). 16 Lanjaron: Pena Caballera, 21/2 hours, 10.6 kms (circular). 17 Soportujar: GR240 & PR22 Acequia Almiar, 4 hours, 13.5 kms (circular). 18 Capileira - La Cebadilla - Capileira, 2.5 hours, 7 kms (circular). 19 Rio Naute Circuit, 4 hours, 9 kms (circular). 20 Acequias of the Toril Valley, 3.4 hours, 7 kms (circular). 21 The Poqueira Refuge via the Acequias, 5 walker, 5 hours, 14 kms, vertigo risk, (circular). 22 Portugos: Junta de los Rios via Molino del Sol, 2.4 hours, 6.6 kms, vertigo risk, (circular). 23 Portugos: GR240 Hoya del Portillo, 4.5 hours, 16.7 kms (circular). 24 Rio Culo Perro, 3 hours, 9 kms (circular). 25 Headwaters of Rio Trevelez via Camino de Granada, 41/2 hours, 14 kms (linear). 26 Trevelez: Camino de Las Chorreras, 2.7 hours, 9.2 kms (circular). 27 Trevelez: SL78 Penabon, 3 hours, 8.8 kms, vertigo risk, (circular). 28 Trevelez: Grs 7 & 240 Pico e Fuents Fria + ext, 3A hours, 12.5 kms, (circular). 29 Berchules: PR28 Junta de los Rios & Tajos del Reyecillo, 3A hours, 13.6 kms, (circular). 30 Lanjaron: El Caballo, 6.75 hours, 15 kms, (circular). 31 Puente Palo:Loma de Canar, 51/2 hours, 18 kms, (circular). 32 Hoya del Portillo: Mulhacen, 8.5 hours, 22 kms, vertigo risk, (circular). 33 Alto del Chorillo: Siete Lagunas & The Alcazaba; (a) Siete Lagunas, 3 hours, 10.7 kms, (circular). (b) Alcazaba, 5.75 hours, 16.5 kms, (circular). 34 Trevelez: Siete Lagunas & via Mirador de Trevelaz, 7 hours, 20 kms, (circular). Glossary. Appendices; A Pistas Forestales, B Additional Strolls, C Useful Information. Place Names Index.


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    Title
    Walk! the Alpujarras
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Charles Davis, Edited by Ros Brawn, Illustrated by David Brawn
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 120 mm
    Height: 210 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 117 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781904946878
    ISBN 10: 1904946879
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: TRG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T14.3
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DSE
    BISAC V2.8: TRV009000
    BIC subject category V2: 1DSE, WTHA
    DC23: 914.6804
    Thema V1.0: WTHA
    Edition
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    colour pictures, topographic maps
    Publisher
    Discovery Walking Guides Ltd
    Imprint name
    Discovery Walking Guides Ltd
    Publication date
    20 December 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Northampton