Gran Canaria Walking Festival WE 2014

14 and 15 February
Poster GCWF Winter Edition 2014
GRAN CANARIA WALKING FESTIVAL 2014 WINTER EDITION
The town of Tejeda was the stage for the first winter walking festival in Gran Canaria. This edition consisted of the following natual activities: trekking and visiting the interpretation center of Roque Bentayga and the highest situated wine cellar of Spain. All the activities finished on the town center of Tejeda with guided tour through its historic center and museums.
Tejeda is located in the heart of Gran Canaria, which provides it with a strategic,suitable location and characteristics in order to be featured with unforgetable and natural adventures.

120
participants

20.7
KM

3
routes

7
nationalities

GCWF Winter Edition Program

Friday, 14th of February

Altos de Tejeda

This beautiful route is recommended for hiking lovers. It boasts of astonishing views over the Volcanic Crater of Tejeda, Roque Nublo, Roque Bentayga and the Island of Tenerife.

Ir a la ruta

Friday, 14th of February

Wood route

The path bring us to El Roque Nublo, simbol of Gran Canaria and ancient`s prehispanic inhabitants holy land. This basaltic rock which stands 80 metres hight was declared Natural Monument in 1987.

Ir a la ruta

Saturday, 15th of February

Almond Trees Route

This route boasts of a volcaninc breathtaking landscape, which shows a very rough terrain due to millions of years of erosion. This continuous process has carved rocks in peculiar shapes that have been charged of symbolism to the inhabitants of Gran Canaria.

Ir a la ruta

Documentation

Places of interest

Museum of history and traditions of Tejeda

House built in the traditional canary style

Roque Nublo

The most symbolic natural landscape of Gran Canaria

Photogallery

The best photos of the event

Rural paths of Gran Canaria
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