The natural park is located northeast of Granada and is 12.000 hectares big. The peaks ranging from 1100 to almost 1700 meters. The hills are covered with pine trees and several springs find their way down. The lime stone has created spectacular ravines and steep cliffs. A place to visit is the waterfall named "Padro Negro". A visitor center of the park is located in Puerto de Lobo. There are several marked trails and three picknick areas with tables and banks.
Trek Sierra Nevada is run by Ben and Rebecca, a British couple living and working in Granada. Since they arrived four years ago, they have immensely enjoyed exploring the surrounding area, which really is a paradise for hikers. Trek Sierra Nevada is providing detailed, easy-to-follow and accurate information in a standard format for a wide range of hiking routes in the Sierra Nevada and surrounding area.
The trail is 5,7 km long with an altitude difference of 215 m and will take 2h. See the map