Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos in Spainish Pyrenees

Faja de Pelay / Ordesa Canyon Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainPyrenees, Lakes / Rivers / WaterfallsDateLate Jun
Region/PlaceHuesca, Aragón, PN OrdesaCountrySpain  
Dist (kms)16Height gain (m)700Route findingEasy
RouteValle de Ordesa - Fajas de Pelay - Circo de Soaso - Valle de Ordesa
NotesGood views towards some of the highest peaks in the Pyrenees and across to Roland's Gap.
Cliffs around Circo de Cotatuero leading to Frontier Ridge and Brecha de Rolando (MR), from Faja de Pelay (1900m), Faja de Pelay and Ordesa Canyon (T), Ordesa NP, Huesca, Aragón, Spain, 25-Jun-99, E1387

Waterfalls nr Circo de Soaso, Faja de Pelay and Ordesa Canyon (T), Ordesa NP, Huesca, Aragón, Spain, 25-Jun-99, E1377

Path from Valle de Ordesa to Circo de Soaso, with Cilindro (L) (3328m) and Monte Perdido (M) (3355m), Faja de Pelay and Ordesa Canyon (T), Ordesa NP, Huesca, Aragón, Spain, 25-Jun-99, E1380

St Bruno's Lily (White), Great Yellow Gentian and Asphodels in front of cliffs on S side of Valle de Ordesa, Faja de Pelay and Ordesa Canyon (T), Ordesa NP, Huesca, Aragón, Spain, 25-Jun-99, E1378

Puente (Pass) de Soaso above Cascada de Cola de Caballo (Horse-tail falls), at end of Circo de Soaso, Faja de Pelay and Ordesa Canyon (T), Ordesa NP, Huesca, Aragón, Spain, 25-Jun-99, E1381

   
Puerto de Benasque Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainPyreneesDateEarly Jul
Region/PlaceAragón, PN Possetts-MaldetaCountrySpain  
Dist (kms)9Height gain (m)450Route findingEasy
RouteLa Besuerta - Puerto de Benasque - return
NotesA fine Pyrenean walk leading up grassy hillsides with many alpine flowers in Late June to the pass, with a view into an often cloudy French side of the Pyrenees. Excellent views across the valley to Pico d'Aneto.
Alpine Orchids nr La Besuerta, La Besuerta - Puerto de Benasque - return (T), Parque Natural Possetts-Maldeta, Aragón, Spain, 1-Jul-03, AP272

Irises along start of trail to Puerto de Benasque, La Besuerta - Puerto de Benasque - return (T), Parque Natural Possetts-Maldeta, Aragón, Spain, 1-Jul-03, AP273

Pic d'Estauas (2754) (MR) from path to Puerto de Benasque, La Besuerta - Puerto de Benasque - return (T), Parque Natural Possetts-Maldeta, Aragón, Spain, 1-Jul-03, AP274

Pico d'Aneto (3404) (L) and Pico de la Maladeta (3308) (R) from Puerto de Benasque, La Besuerta - Puerto de Benasque - return (T), Parque Natural Possetts-Maldeta, Aragón, Spain, 1-Jul-03, AP275