With the arrival of winter and the snow we can experience a different way of getting to know the marvellous surroundings of the Sierra Nevada National Park and the Alpujarra, in the province of Granada,
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This activity is accessible to anyone, regardless of their physical condition. You only need hiking boots for the first part of the programme, and snowshoes to continue when you reach the snowy point of the activity.

It is a simple and fun route, so any hiker can dare to take on this beautiful snowy route.

The activity is offered on two slopes:
1. Northern slope of the Sierra Nevada.
2. Southern slopes of the Sierra Nevada and the Alpujarra.

NORTHERN SLOPE OF SIERRA NEVADA

Itinerary : University Hostel of Sierra Nevada - Posiciones del Veleta

  • Duration: 3 to 5 h. depending on the group
  • Route: Albergue Universitario - Hoya de la Mora - Virgen de las Nieves - San Juan - Posiciones del Veleta (3,100 m.a.s.l.)

Price according to group:

  • Grupo: 4 a 10 pers. 40 € / pers.
  • Grupo: 11 a 20 pers. 45 €/pers.
  • Grupo: 21 a 30 pers. 30 €/pers.
  • Dates: every day

SOUTHERN SLOPES OF SIERRA NEVADA AND THE ALPUJARRAS

  • Itinerary: El Puntal and Las Alegas Forest Refuge (2,700 m.a.s.l.)
  • Duration: 5-6h .
  • Route: Pampaneira (approach by 4 x 4 to the snow limit - Tajo Gallego - Refugio Forestal El Puntal - Las Alegas - Nacimiento de Río Chico.
  • Precio: 60 € /pers.
  • Group: 4 to 12 pers.
  • Incluye 4×4 aproximación a la nieve
  • Fechas: fines de semana y festivos

25 - 50€

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/ per person

  • Group: min. 4
  • Age: min. 16

The activity includes

  • Mountain guide
  • Specific material
  • Assistance insurance
  • CR insurance
  • 4WD vehicle

The activity does not include

  • Lunch

Recommended equipment

  • Trekking shoes
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sun protection
  • Warm clothing