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The Best Hiking Trails in Gaucín, Andalusia (Spain)

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Photo of Gaucín Ruta I - Town Hall Walk I - La Cumbre del Hacho - up to the top of El Hacho. Photo of Sunny Walkers 081219: Sierra del Hachó de Gaucín Photo of Gaucín Ruta XI - Town Hall Walk XI - La Herriza y La Alquería
  • Distance
    4.30mi
    Elevation +
    1562f
    TrailRank
    88| Rating 4.79
    Photo ofGaucín Ruta I - Town Hall Walk I - La Cumbre del Hacho - up to the top of El Hacho. Photo ofGaucín Ruta I - Town Hall Walk I - La Cumbre del Hacho - up to the top of El Hacho. Photo ofGaucín Ruta I - Town Hall Walk I - La Cumbre del Hacho - up to the top of El Hacho.

    Gaucín Ayuntamiento Ruta I - Hasta la cumbre del Hacho y regreso circular. Gaucín Town Hall Route I - Up to the top of el Hacho and return via circular route. The classic Gaucin hike with amazing views from the top.

    Early morning walk in June to catch the sunrise. Great walk well signposted but need to keep your eyes open along the ri...
    tajwright
    Excellent walk - thanks for loading this one as it stopped us going wrong a couple of times!!
    Andrew Chubb
    Vistas inolvidables y vale la pena el esfuerzo. Puede ser un poco difícil en tiempo mal, no es recomendable hacerlo con ...
    annerazvi
  • Distance
    8.73mi
    Elevation +
    2185f
    TrailRank
    78| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofSunny Walkers 081219: Sierra del Hachó de Gaucín Photo ofSunny Walkers 081219: Sierra del Hachó de Gaucín Photo ofSunny Walkers 081219: Sierra del Hachó de Gaucín

    The hike starts in Gaucín with a steep ascent to the Sierra del Hacho (1,011 m.) where we continue along the plateau towards the second summit of this mountain range, the Picacho of Puerto del Negro (913 m.). The trail d...

    A lovely route and easy to follow. Thanks.
    Jacqui Scott
  • Distance
    7.66mi
    Elevation +
    1411f
    TrailRank
    76| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofGaucín Ruta XI - Town Hall Walk XI - La Herriza y La Alquería Photo ofGaucín Ruta XI - Town Hall Walk XI - La Herriza y La Alquería Photo ofGaucín Ruta XI - Town Hall Walk XI - La Herriza y La Alquería

    Gaucín Ayuntamiento Ruta XI - Un paseo hasta la base de la montaña El Hacho, a través de los alcornocales y luego una subida de regreso al pueblo por un camino antiguo y muy bonito. Gaucín Town Hall Route XI - A walk ...

    Fabulous route. Easy to follow. Good waypoints and lovely paths.
    Jacqui Scott
  • Distance
    4.72mi
    Elevation +
    909f
    TrailRank
    74| Rating 4.9
    Photo ofGaucín Ruta II - Town Hall Walk II - Alrededor del Hacho - Around El Hacho. Photo ofGaucín Ruta II - Town Hall Walk II - Alrededor del Hacho - Around El Hacho. Photo ofGaucín Ruta II - Town Hall Walk II - Alrededor del Hacho - Around El Hacho.

    Gaucín Ayuntamiento Ruta II - Una ruta circular alrededor de las laderas más bajas de El Hacho, pasando por alcornocoques. Gaucín Town Hall Route II - A circular route around the lower slopes of El Hacho, passing thro...

    Muy bien señalizada
    juboag
    A stunning walk with spectacular views and not too many climbs making it accessible for most levels of fitness.
    annerazvi
    Ruta excelente, bonitas vistas, primer tramo exigente hacia arriba, ojo con el calzado en invierno, botas de senderismo,...
    Karel V
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  • Distance
    3.38mi
    Elevation +
    607f
    TrailRank
    69| Rating 4.93
    Photo ofGaucín Ruta VI - Town Hall Walk VI - La Umbría Photo ofGaucín Ruta VI - Town Hall Walk VI - La Umbría Photo ofGaucín Ruta VI - Town Hall Walk VI - La Umbría

    Gaucín Ayuntamiento Ruta VI - Uno de los paseos más llanos alrededor de Gaucín, y una gran introducción de la zona. Hay hermosas vistas hacia Cortes de la Frontera en la primera sección, y vistas de Gaucín y Gibraltar en...

    did this route in the evening sun, mid-april. so many flowers along the way, spectacular views, giant oak trees like per...
    eutopologe
    Another beautiful Gaucin route
    Mel Jones
    A well written trail with good views and instructions
    Frankiebowker1
  • Gaucín - Circular walk

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    Distance
    8.55mi
    Elevation +
    1535f
    TrailRank
    66| Rating 4.84
    Photo ofGaucín - Circular walk Photo ofGaucín - Circular walk Photo ofGaucín - Circular walk

    Gaucín We parked our car at the bottom of the village coming from Casares on the A – 377. There are at least 20 places here. We climbed the steps along the Piscina Municipal to the A – 405, crossed that road and st...

    An excellent first walk in this area. Thank you for the helpful information!
    61dewi
    Brilliant app clear concise directional routing off track alert very good
    coljanhoy
  • Distance
    3.26mi
    Elevation +
    489f
    TrailRank
    65| Rating 4.89
    Photo ofGaucín Ruta XII - Town Hall Walk XII - 'Smugglers' - Sierra Espartina Photo ofGaucín Ruta XII - Town Hall Walk XII - 'Smugglers' - Sierra Espartina Photo ofGaucín Ruta XII - Town Hall Walk XII - 'Smugglers' - Sierra Espartina

    Gaucín Ayuntamiento Ruta XII - Uno de los pocos paseos por Gaucín que no necesita mucha escalada; La ganancia de altura total es de solo unos 150 metros. Hay excelentes vistas de Gaucín y también de Jimena de la Frontera...

    Highly recommended if you don't want to make a big tour but still have a bit of everything: nice views at Gaucin and to ...
    Alexrk2
    Another very easy Gaucin walk with magnificent views.
    Mel Jones
    Lovely walk.
    Elsie Bee
  • Distance
    1.49mi
    Elevation +
    322f
    TrailRank
    63| Rating 4.84
    Photo ofGaucín Ruta IV - Town Hall Walk IV - Gaucín pueblo y castillo - historical ramble. Photo ofGaucín Ruta IV - Town Hall Walk IV - Gaucín pueblo y castillo - historical ramble. Photo ofGaucín Ruta IV - Town Hall Walk IV - Gaucín pueblo y castillo - historical ramble.

    Gaucín Ayuntamiento Ruta IV - Paseo histórico por las bonitas calles del pueblo de Gaucín. El castillo fue cerrado cuando esta ruta era grabado. Gaucín Town Hall Route IV - Walk No.4 from Patrick Elvin's excellent bo...

    Perfect little challenge from the town
    Stuart Stephen
    A pleasant village ramble
    Mel Jones
    A well written trail with good views and instructions
    Frankiebowker1
  • Distance
    3.63mi
    Elevation +
    787f
    TrailRank
    59| Rating 4.67
    Photo ofSendero Camino de la Umbria (Gaucin, Málaga) Photo ofSendero Camino de la Umbria (Gaucin, Málaga) Photo ofSendero Camino de la Umbria (Gaucin, Málaga)

    18 11 2019 Category: Country Walk Meeting Place: Band Stand just outside Gaucín on the road to Ronda Distance: 6 km Grading: Easy Itinerary: This is one of the flatter walks around Gaucín and a great in...

    A delightful walk, not too strenuous. The access path is much improved since we last did this walk. Direction posts are ...
    rfcrfc999
  • Distance
    4.75mi
    Elevation +
    932f
    TrailRank
    59| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofAround the Hacho - Gaucín Walk No.2 by Patrick Elvin Photo ofAround the Hacho - Gaucín Walk No.2 by Patrick Elvin Photo ofAround the Hacho - Gaucín Walk No.2 by Patrick Elvin

    Gaucín Walk 2 - A circular route around the lower slopes of El Hacho, passing through cork oak forests. Part of this walk is marked with two blue stripes; part of the walk also follows the GR141 (marked with red/ white/...

    Ruta muy bonita y fácil de seguir. La hicimos en primavera y pudimos ver muchisimas flores y plantas.
    anaferfra
    Fácil
    Antonio Entrena
  • Smugglers. (shut your gate)

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    Distance
    9.51mi
    Elevation +
    1509f
    TrailRank
    55
    Photo ofSmugglers. (shut your gate) Photo ofSmugglers. (shut your gate) Photo ofSmugglers. (shut your gate)

    A walk we followed but walked it clockwise. It takes you through so many gates, it is incredible. There are plenty of animals and rolling hills. The views are beautiful. ****One point to note is at Latitude 36,510928 lon...

  • Gaucín - El Colmenar

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    Distance
    9.25mi
    Elevation +
    735f
    TrailRank
    53
    Photo ofGaucín - El Colmenar Photo ofGaucín - El Colmenar Photo ofGaucín - El Colmenar

    This is the quickest route from Gaucin to El Colmenar and is a great walk. The actual walking time is about 2h 20m. The time recorded included a beer stop over at the newly reopened Karna La Herriza hotel! After leavi...

  • Distance
    6.63mi
    Elevation +
    1066f
    TrailRank
    52
    Photo ofGaucin - The Three Camino walk - GCN-016A, 033, 010 Photo ofGaucin - The Three Camino walk - GCN-016A, 033, 010 Photo ofGaucin - The Three Camino walk - GCN-016A, 033, 010

    Camino Copaipas y Beatas, Camino al Ventorro Mota and Camino de Gibraltar This is a really lovely loop - mostly on tracks and following three old public caminos, but also with a stretch along the River Genal which inv...

  • Distance
    4.03mi
    Elevation +
    1083f
    TrailRank
    49
    Photo ofGaucín - Camino Copaipa short circular Photo ofGaucín - Camino Copaipa short circular Photo ofGaucín - Camino Copaipa short circular

    This is a nice circular route below Gaucín, passing through a variety of terrain and giving great views. The first half descends on an old route called Camino Copaipa and the return leg is on Camino Gibraltar - which pas...

  • Distance
    5.31mi
    Elevation +
    1224f
    TrailRank
    49
    Photo ofGaucín - Jarraqueque - The Glorious Views walk Photo ofGaucín - Jarraqueque - The Glorious Views walk Photo ofGaucín - Jarraqueque - The Glorious Views walk

    This is a version of Gaucín Town Hall Route VIII, 'Molina del Capitán', but a) backwards (i.e. in the reverse direction) and b) with a couple of variations to the route. On the first part of the walk you get some real...

  • Gaucín village walk

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    Distance
    2.67mi
    Elevation +
    344f
    TrailRank
    46
    Photo ofGaucín village walk Photo ofGaucín village walk Photo ofGaucín village walk

    The walk starts at the fuel station of Gaucin and makes a loop. This walk through the village offers amazing views of the surrounding mountains. The castle today (tuesday) was closed but walking up to the entrance offers...

  • Gaucín round

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    Distance
    7.55mi
    Elevation +
    1470f
    TrailRank
    46
    Photo ofGaucín round Photo ofGaucín round Photo ofGaucín round

    Beautiful route with lots of different view and landscapes. Easy to follow - it’s easy to find the path and more than half the route is a rural dirt road. But no worries; I didn’t meet a single car! I followed the rout...

  • Gaucin - Montoro Ridge

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    Distance
    5.53mi
    Elevation +
    1257f
    TrailRank
    45| Rating 4.5
    Photo ofGaucin - Montoro Ridge Photo ofGaucin - Montoro Ridge Photo ofGaucin - Montoro Ridge

    An nice circular walk with fantastic views. Trail rout finding tips are to be found on the various waypoints.

    Really nice trail, definitely worth it! Apart from hundreds of goats, we've also encountered tens of pigs in the middle ...
    micerm
    Great walk - really enjoyed the walk up to and along Montoro Ridge. Took a bit of finding to find the path afterwards bu...
    swpholmes
  • Distance
    8.02mi
    Elevation +
    1539f
    TrailRank
    44| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofGaucín Walk 11 - La Herriza and the Alquería path. Photo ofGaucín Walk 11 - La Herriza and the Alquería path. Photo ofGaucín Walk 11 - La Herriza and the Alquería path.

    A walk up to the base of Gaucin's mountain - El Hacho. Then down through cork oak forests and then a climb back up to the village on an ancient and very pretty path.

    Rather easy than medium difficulty but a very beautiful and various track! The most difficulty was to unlock some of the...
    maria ahlin
  • Distance
    6.33mi
    Elevation +
    1296f
    TrailRank
    43| Rating 4.0
    Photo ofLas Limas, Genal, Camino de Gibraltar Photo ofLas Limas, Genal, Camino de Gibraltar Photo ofLas Limas, Genal, Camino de Gibraltar

    This walk goes along the Genal river. There are several places where you will need to cross the river, depending on the water level. Best done on warmer days with shorts and water resistant sandals. This walk can be d...

    Pittige tocht! Zeker bij 30 graden. Maar wel aan te raden. Afwisselend en dikwijls off-road, dus een platgetreden pad is...
    Christophe913
  • Distance
    8.51mi
    Elevation +
    883f
    TrailRank
    43
    Photo ofGaucín - Cortes de la Frontera LW1801 Photo ofGaucín - Cortes de la Frontera LW1801 Photo ofGaucín - Cortes de la Frontera LW1801

    The way starts down through the cork forest and on through a varied terrain with enjoyable views and interesting countryside. There are a few rivers to cross. It is a (generally) downhill route, which is not steep but th...

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