This route is difficult to follow. Walk from the parking place (105 m)
along a narrow asphalt road slightly uphill until another narrow asphalt
road branches off left under the A-8 (2min) (110 m). When two tracks fork
off right, take the first one, which leads to a
forest (5min) (120 m).
Continue along this
which ascends on the slope of Monte Barcia until an orange arrow guides
you to the left (28min) (220 m). This
track opens up nice views of the west coast with the villages of
Ignore a track branching off left (45min) (290 m). Do not follow the
orange arrow to the left at the next junction (49min) (295 m), but turn
right uphill. Turn right also at the following fork (53min) (320 m).
At the subsequent junction, you follow a white-yellow waymark to the
left (55min) (330 m). Do not pay attention to a track that branches off
left, but continue straight ahead to the
chapel of San Antonio (1h06min) (385 m). From the chapel, you can
follow the sign for Pico Cabra on your right to visit the top of Monte
Barcia with views to the
(1h10min) (410 m) before you take the track left from the chapel
signposted to "Alternativa B, PR-AS-3". When the track forks (1h18min)
(420 m), keep left. The track bends left to the top of Concilleros
(1h29min) (500 m), where you go through a gate on your right to a track
called Camino de Misa.
The track slopes down to a junction with signposts (1h51min) (450 m).
Follow the sign for "Pico Acebo, Pico Pomar" to the left, back to the
north side of Concilleros. At the next fork, you go right (1h58min)n
You come to a crossroads (2h01min) (485 m), where you go straight
ahead. Ignore a branch to the right (2h05min) (465 m) and turn left at
the following junction (2h11min) (425 m). Also, at the subsequent
junciton, you turn left (2h14min) (405 m).
When you come to a spot with tracks branching off both right and left
in Chao Argoma (2h22min) (395 m), keep on the main track, but fork off
right straight after this spot. The
goes gently uphill and
right to a lookout spot (2h34min) (425 m), with a sea view over the
all the way to the cape of Vidio.
Return to Chao Argoma, the spot with tracks branching off to both
sides, and choose the track to the right, gently uphill (2h44min) (395 m). Looking right you see the top of
When the track forks (3h09min) (460 m), keep right on the track, which
runs along the crest of
Llanones. After crossing the highest point of the crest, the
starts to snake its way
downhill. At the junction (3h31min) (360 m), turn left and follow
the main track under the A-8 back to the cemetery (4h35min).