Hiking the Mulhacen (3.482 m: the highest peak on the Iberian Peninsula) starting at Hoya del Portillo

Statistics

7 - 8

hrs

1,403

m

1,400

m

10

max┬░

Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Moderate

Description

Hiking the Mulhacen (3.482) from Hoya del Portillo is an relative easy route to the top of he highest mountain on the Iberian peninsula.

The Area Recreativa of Hoya del Portillo (2.150m) is the highest you can come with a private car.

In Capileira there is also the posibility to get a licencenced 4x4 to bring you to the Alto de Chorizo (2.721m) which will save about halve of the total kilometers.

The track and the pictures are made at the end of October 2022.

Total time 6:45 hrs (moving time 6:05)