Tag Archives: long distance hiking

Ruta de la Lana, stage 17, Trillo to Masegoso de Tajuña, 24 km

Distance, 24 km Elevation gain, 315 m Elevation loss, 466 m Total distance, 490.5km Daily average, 28.8 km Last night was cold. I definitely should have brought a warmer sleeping bag on this trip. I also have a silk liner … Continue reading

Posted in Camino de la Lana, Camino de Santiago de Compostela | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Ruta de la Lana, stage 16, Salmerón to Trillo, 31.5km

Distance, 31.5 km Elevation gain, 603. m Elevation loss, 709 m Total distance, 466.5 km Daily average, 29 km We make an early departure this morning as rain is forecast for later in the day and we want to make … Continue reading

Posted in Camino de la Lana, Camino de Santiago de Compostela | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Ruta de la Lana, stage 15, Villaconejos de Trabaque to Salmerón, 30 km

Distance, 30 km Elevation gain, 365 m Elevation loss, 318 m Total distance, 435 km Daily average, 29 km Well, that was a night to remember! I had heard about the legendary hospitality of Pepe, and expected that we would … Continue reading

Posted in Camino de la Lana, Camino de Santiago de Compostela | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Ruta de la Lana, stage 14, Villar de Domingo García to Villaconejos de Trabaque, 23.5 km

Distance, 23.5 km Elevation gain, 0 m Elevation loss, 157 m Total distance, 405 km Daily average, 28.9 km Today was walked entirely on the road. It rained a lot during the night and we didn’t want a repeat of … Continue reading

Posted in Camino de la Lana, Camino de Santiago de Compostela | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Ruta de la Lana, stage 13, Cuenca to Villar de Domingo García, 30 km

Distance, 30 km Elevation gain, 371 m Elevation loss, 364  m Total distance, 381.5 km Daily average, 29.3 km As predicted, it was dry when we left our cosy hostal this morning, but quite cold with a brisk wind. It … Continue reading

Posted in Camino de la Lana, Camino de Santiago de Compostela | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

A spectacular city in the rain

Today is our mini-break. A day off planned so that we could explore this beautiful city. And we have explored, both after arriving yesterday and today – and every step in the lashing rain. “Cuenca is a city set in … Continue reading

Posted in Camino de la Lana, Camino de Santiago de Compostela | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Ruta de la Lana, stage 12, Fuentes to Cuenca, 24 km

Distance, 24 km Elevation gain, 244 m Elevation loss, 321 m Total distance, 351.5 km Daily average, 29.3 km We knew it was going to happen! I looked at every weather forecast hoping that at least one of them would … Continue reading

Posted in Camino de la Lana, Camino de Santiago de Compostela | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments