Hiking trails

Hiking trails

Cabo de Gata area is rich of hiking trails to enjoy the untouched nature and paradise offered by the Natural Park. We offer here a small selection of paths ideal to enjoy with a partner or with the whole family. Discover the beautiful landscapes and breathtaking views of Cabo de Gata natural park!

Escullos-Isleta del Moro


Littoral zone with cliffs and beaches. Military construction and coastal fishermen villages.

Time: 40 minutes.

Distance: 1’6 Km. (Path)

Difficulty: Easy.

Escullos-Pozo de los Frailes


Open sea of undulating terrain between volcanic hills Hall. Military constructions, water mills and farmhouses.

Time: 1 hour and 50 minutes.

Distance : 4’7 Km. (White road)

Difficulty: Easy.

Los Genoveses


Ensenada closed by volcanic hills. Astonishing beach, fossil dunes and plains of farmland. Windmills, farms, wells, …

Time: 1 hour and 30 minutes.

Distance: 2’3 Km. (Track or Path)

Difficulty: Easy.

Caldera de Majada redonda


Rugged area, among hills and volcanic depressions. Endemic steppe vegetation of the region and repopulated vegetation.

Time: 1 hour.

Distance: 2’8 Km. (White road)

Difficulty: Easy.

Cortijo del Fraile-Hornillo


Cultivated plain and hills covered by steppe vegetation. A ruined cortijo is the focal point of the place, famous for inspiring Federico Garcia Lorca’s Bodas de Sangre

Time: 3 hours.

Distance: 7’7 Km. (white road or path)

Difficulty: Easy.

PDF maps of these hiking trails can be found on the website “La Ventana del Visitante” by La Junta de Andalucía (Ministry of Environment).

You can find much more information about Cabo de Gata Natural Park on the website: www.laventanadelvisitante.com

Rutas desde el Camping de Los Escullos