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Roncesvalles to Akerreta

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From Roncesvalles, you will cross two further mountain passes before continuing through beech and oak woods alongside the River Arga to the small village of Akerreta
moderate
Distance 27.5 km
7:00 h
659 m
1,069 m
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Author
Minna Harshbarger
Update: February 26, 2020
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
951 m
Lowest point
509 m

Tips and hints

This walk is part of the following itineraries:

WSPSCDSfull

WSPSCDS1

WSPCDS1&2

WSSBOTC

Start

Coordinates:
DD
43.009009, -1.318831
DMS
43°00'32.4"N 1°19'07.8"W
UTM
30T 637010 4763186
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Coordinates

DD
43.009009, -1.318831
DMS
43°00'32.4"N 1°19'07.8"W
UTM
30T 637010 4763186
w3w 
///courteous.stimulants.indecisive
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Rating

4.0
(2)
jpcullen@talktalk.net Cullen
October 09, 2021 · Community
Day 2
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The woods
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Mural
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Pyrennes
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CHRIS JARVIS
September 17, 2019 · Community
Today’s walk is through a lot of lovely wooded and shaded areas. It’s still a challenging walk and when I’m open areas can be very exhausting with the heat of the afternoon sun. Very pleasing to reach Hotel Akerreta after 27kms and another cold shower.
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Coffee break at Brisketta
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Shady paths
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Even the hat needs a rest
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View from Hotel Akerrtta
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The woods
Mural
Pyrennes
Coffee break at Brisketta
+ 3

Reviews
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
27.5 km
Duration
7:00 h
Ascent
659 m
Descent
1,069 m

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