Hiking in Madiera

Madeira is a complex island for its orografy, with strong contrasts between the south coast, warmer and populated, and the north coast, green and wet, dominated by a central mountain called Ruivo Peak (with 1,861 meters of altitude) and a large plateau. Hiking is the main tourist attraction in Medeira. It has 2,500 kilometers of…

Two climbers die in Puigmal

Mountain enthusiasts know that weather in the mountains is unpredictable. The morning might begin as a beautiful day with sunshine and in the afternoon the worst of storms is declared . So we know that we must always be cautious and not be trusting, even though the forecasts are good, and always carry warm clothing and…

The Teidetón

The Teide Mountain is the highest mountain in Spain and one of the highest mountains in Europe. It is located in Tenerife Island in the Canary Islands in front of the southern Moroccan coast. The Teide has a height of 3,718 m above sea level and it is a huge volcanic cone with several craters.…