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"Inspiring the Adventure" in the Sierra Nevada and Patagonia!

Tips if you plan Self Guided trekking in the Sierra Nevada

Tips if you plan Self Guided trekking in the Sierra Nevada

Here's a few tips sent in by John Halstead who's group attempted the "Tres Miles Integral" last summer. _

Ascents, Lagunas & Sunrise in the Sierra Nevada

Ascents, Lagunas & Sunrise in the Sierra Nevada

We recently supported 201 Field Hospital on "Sierra Nevada Tres Miles Integral". 7 days of high 3000m mountains, superb mountain lakes and stunning landscapes.

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Chris Stewart Charity walk, Spain's Sierra Nevada ridges

Chris Stewart Charity walk, Spain's Sierra Nevada ridges

Vice President of the charity Acompalia, Chris Stewart, alongside Contraviesa farmer, Nick Cranham and London based Physiotherapist, Glenn, will undertake the mammoth task of walking the Sierra Nevada "Integral de los Tres Miles" in June to raise much needed funding. Spanish Highs are supporting this project and they ask you to sponsor the charity generously.

Los Tres Miles 3 Day Traverse in Spain’s Sierra Nevada

Los Tres Miles 3 Day Traverse in Spain’s Sierra Nevada

‘Inspiring The Adventure’, proclaims Spanish Highs’ blog. And it was reading some of their recent trip reports and looking at photographs on their website that inspired MY latest adventure: a traverse of Spain’s Sierra Nevada mountains taking in as many as possible of the 3,000+ metre peaks (Tres Miles) that I hadn’t already climbed.

The Spanish 3000s trek - crossing "Los Tres Miles"

The Spanish 3000s trek - crossing "Los Tres Miles"

This year however, due to the amount of winter snows still remaining, the trek is even more of a challenge.

Trevélez to Lanjarón over the highest parts of Spain

Trevélez to Lanjarón over the highest parts of Spain

Full and interesting report from guest writer, Yvonne Holland, who returned to the Sierra Nevada in May 2012 to do a trek from Trevélez to Lanjarón, covering all the major peaks of the Sierra Nevada between the two villages, including the rarely climbed Juego de Bolos and Puntal de la Caldera.

Water sources trekking in the high Sierra Nevada in summer

Water sources trekking in the high Sierra Nevada in summer

Describes the sources from where can you obtain reliable water when walking in the high peaks this summer or when trying to complete "Los Tres Miles" 5 day traverse of the main ridge.

Winter traverse of 3000m peaks runs into fox problems

Winter traverse of 3000m peaks runs into fox problems

An ambitious winter traverse of the Sierra Nevada, the Los Tres Miles, 3000m peaks challenge, ran into difficulties last week when a series of fox related incidents left the group with little food and ripped tents.

Trekking the 3000m peaks of the Spain’s Sierra Nevada

Trekking the 3000m peaks of the Spain’s Sierra Nevada

The following trip report was sent in by Volker Krenz after a 4 day trek in the Sierra Nevada covering "Los Tres Miles". This is a wonderful high altitude trek covering the major 3000m peaks in the range. We supported him in his self guided trek by dropping him off at high trailheads above Lanjaron.

Advice summer walking on Los Tres Miles, Sierra Nevada

Advice summer walking on Los Tres Miles, Sierra Nevada

The following detailed report is by Chiz Dakin of Peak Images. She joined us on one of our 5 day Los Tres Miles, 3000m peak traverses, in the Sierra Nevada. It provided interesting reading and a good summary of this adventurous trek for those interested in following in her footsteps.

Los Tres Miles traverse the main peaks of the Sierra Nevada

Los Tres Miles traverse the main peaks of the Sierra Nevada

So there we were, loaded up with 5 days of equipment and food. Richard, of Spanish Highs Mountain Guides, dropped us off at the trailhead near the Ventura Hut at 2250m above the town of Lanjaron in the Alpujarra region of Andalucia, Spain.