Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Pico del Teide, Tenerife, Spain, 3718m

29th September 2014
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Route: Sendero No. 7: Montana Blanca-Pico Teide 
Total Elevation gain: 1365m
Total distance hiked: ~8km

Trek synopsis: 28th-29th September 2014
Day 1: Trailhead carpark (2350m) of Sendero No. 7: Montana Blanca-Pico Teide to Refugio Altavista (3260m);
Day 2: Refugio Altavista - Summit - Teide Cable car upper station. 

Pico del Teide is located on the island of Tenerife, which is part of the Canary islands, off the coast of Africa. It is the highest peak in Spain.


Pico del Teide
We climbed Teide as part of the 4th Summit Summit, an annual celebration of Science and Mountains.
The sun at dawn, the shadow of Teide. 

Part of the group, at tbe summit