SATURDAY 5 MAY – ADDITIONAL MODERATE WALK – LEADER COLIN READ

Colin Read has kindly agreed to lead an additional M grade walk, “A modified version of an old favourite which avoids some of the road walking!”

Tarbena – Segue – La Montana – Penya de Tarbena Circuit 8½k 4hrs 400m asc Grade M/B

Meeting Point Tarbena 38.6955, -0.103793 From the north, take the CV715 from Parcent, over the Col de Rates and onwards to Tarbena. Pass the turning to Castell de Castells and at the outskirts of Tarbena on a bend continue straight ahead and uphill into Avenida Eusebio Signes. At the top of the rise turn right into the car park.
Description
Not one but two summits! A Moorish castle, prehistoric settlement and wonderful views in every direction. A descent through the village leads across terraces and up the flanks of Segue short steep section of hunters path, about 5mins) then a steady climb leads to the Castle & summit. Along an old mule path to stunning views of Paso Tancat then on to the summit of La Montana Tracks & paths lead via a font back to the village, with more great views along the way. Mostly on good paths and tracks (some surfaced), with a few short rough sections of path. No dogs WiS write up https://tinyurl.com/y7gmaums

Contact details Colin Read: +44 7922 654 693 or +44 7763 522 968