|Walk from the parking place along the road
downhill. After you have crossed a bridge, you find signposts. The route
(1510 m). Do not bend left, but ascend towards the electricity
the plant, the road curves right. Soon you meet an information panel on
the route (5min) (1540 m). Take the path that starts by the panel. It
forks almost immediately Go left uphill. At the next fork with signposts (43min) (1710 m), continue to the left following the sign for Sendero del Toril.
When the path forks (54min) (1800 m) follow the blue circle to the
left on a bridge over pipelines. In a couple of minutes, the
again. Go right.
You cross a bridge (1h09min) (1870 m) and encounter the first
cottage (1h15min) (1900 m). The path goes by the wall of the cottage
westwards. Lined by rose bushes the route passes many stone cottages and
crosses a couple of brooks. On the opposite slope of the Poqueira
gorge you see the return
route. The path ascends
gently to the upper
part of the gorge where you cross the river
Toril (1h45min) (1920 m).
On the other side of the gorge, a wide path ascends gently by the
side of a canal that is first covered but becomes later open (2h32min) (1870 m). The views are dominated by...
When the path forks (2h38min) (1870 m), follow the green circle
downhill to the left. You come to a track (2h57min) (1710 m). Turn left.
At the next junction (3h10min) (1575 m), turn left again. The track
descends back to the beginning of the route.(3h16min).