The circuit of Puig Campana makes a fine walk in its own right and involves ascending to 884m.Start at the Moli fountain in Finistrat. The circuit may be walked in either direction. Our route is clockwise. (the route on the map shows anti clockwise) From the car park at Font Moli take the asphalt road up until the walk sign posts are reached. Follow the yellow and white way markers to the Collado de Pouet (know as the lunch stone by local walking groups) The path takes us through a once pine forest, sadly destroyed by fire, and passes a refugio until you come to Collada de Pouet a small clearing with tracks and paths to five different directions. Approx. 1hour 15min. From here follow way markers to the Solsida fountain a nice spot for lunch with its perpendicular reddish rock wall. The path descends and eventually leads into a pine forest and passes a ruined house by the side of the track. Continue follow way markers which will take you back to Font Moli.
Total walking time approximately 3hours.
Spanish maps included within these descriptions are provided courtesy of the Spanish IGN and remain © Instituto Geográfico Nacional
The grade of this walk is S/A, which means
S – Strenuous: More than 600 metres ascent and/or more than 15km in length with steep, loose or heavily vegetated sections.
A – All good tracks.
|Directions to start||
From the center of Finestrat drive N on the surfaced road to the ample car park at Font Moli A. This is the start and finishing point.
|Start point (Lat/Long)||38.577624, -0.208670
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|Walking time (hours)||3.25|
|Total time (hours)||4.00|
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