Archive for North Tenerife

February Walking in the Anaga Mountains

February Walking in the Anaga Mountains

February 14, 2017 No Comments

It’s a long way to the Anaga Mountains. Last week we collected our walking companion at 9:30am and set off to Afur to re-walk our Hamlets & Hillsides route. Although it’s only around 50km as the crow flies and we were beyond commute hours, it still took us the best part of an hour and […]

Checking Out Walking Routes in La Orotava

Checking Out Walking Routes in La Orotava

January 16, 2017 No Comments

“After 100m turn left up the steps signposted Camino de los Guanches and Llanos de Chimiche on the PRTF-35”, I read aloud. We were standing at the foot of the steps and there was no signpost at all, let alone one that pointed us towards the Camino de los Guanches. Still in the actual car […]

From pine forests to volcanic plains, the best Tenerife walking

From pine forests to volcanic plains, the best Tenerife walking

October 12, 2016 No Comments

Although gaining in popularity and reputation all the time as an excellent walking destination, Tenerife’s multi-personalities are still dominated by its fun in the sun reputation…

Taking a peek at our walking routes in Anaga on Tenerife

Taking a peek at our walking routes in Anaga on Tenerife

August 17, 2016 No Comments

Whenever any friends who are into hiking visit us for the first time we always take them to Anaga for a guaranteed spectacular introduction to walking on Tenerife.

Walking With Water on Tenerife

Walking With Water on Tenerife

February 11, 2016 No Comments

Although surface water isn’t common, there are places on Tenerife where streams trickle constantly through narrow ravines, occasionally creating jade pools in hollows in elephant skin coloured boulders.

Tenerife Walking Routes that Don’t Make the Grade

Tenerife Walking Routes that Don’t Make the Grade

February 2, 2016 1 Comment

Recently we enjoyed a walk in the viñatigo (a relation of the avocado) forest above Tacoronte. There is a maze of paths in the area and we pieced together a few to make a circular route…

Tenerife Walking Festival 2016
Walking the Costa Acentejo Coastal Path
A Christmas Walk in Barranco de Ruiz in the North of Tenerife

A Christmas Walk in Barranco de Ruiz in the North of Tenerife

January 4, 2016 No Comments

We hadn’t been to Barranco de Ruiz on Tenerife’s north west coast for a while so, as it’s relatively nearby, it won the privilege of hosting the first of our festive walks.

Town and Country in Tegueste

Town and Country in Tegueste

August 31, 2015 No Comments

We like Tegueste a lot. It’s a pleasant northern town with a great market, some historic areas and fabulous fiestas. The council had recently announced three themed walking…

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