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Nice 2 hour walk loop from Medano

Nice bit of walking exercise away from the crowds. Gives access to 2 of the more remote beaches in... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2019
Knabrock
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Mumbles, United Kingdom
Beautiful, breathtaking running

One of my favourite things to do in Tenerife is to run on Montana Pelada. Turn left on the gravel... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2017
clugoka
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Feb 13, 2019
“Nice 2 hour walk loop from Medano”
Apr 16, 2017
“Beautiful, breathtaking running”
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Avenida Juan Carlos I; Barranco de La Barca., El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed February 13, 2019

Nice bit of walking exercise away from the crowds. Gives access to 2 of the more remote beaches in Medano. Great views of up and down the coastline.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Knabrock
Reviewed April 16, 2017

One of my favourite things to do in Tenerife is to run on Montana Pelada. Turn left on the gravel road off av Juan Carlos that leads up to the big old satellite dish, then turn right and run the rocky path that takes you...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank clugoka
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Good for people who do not do a lot of hiking. Very easy and has a lot of good views. It's not an all day activity and will probably kill a couple of hours.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed December 6, 2016

This is a very pleasant,easy walk up & around the mountain which is at the other side of the resort to Montana Roja.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank dnjroberson
Reviewed July 6, 2016

A little north of El Medano, just next to Arenas del Mar, La Montana Pelada (The Bald Mountain) can't be missed. It is not as easy to be climbed as Montana Guaza, for example, because there are not clearly marked trails that lead to the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 445nikr
Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

It is quite hard to find path up, but there are multiple single tracks or wonna-be-a-track so just try to go up and up following them. View is fine, but really not worth to make it only goal of the trip. Would rate 3 but...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed February 14, 2016

Nice easy walk to the top and around the crater which is nearly 1km across. If you go down and walk along the coast there are some little secluded coves.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed January 17, 2016

Energetic walk from car park to top. Took our time, enjoyed the views en route and took about 45 minutes to reach the top. Went early morning to avoid the heat, took lots of water and had good footwear which is important. Saw one lady...More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank Irishmist666
Reviewed January 2, 2016

A four minutes by car from Medano's city center there is a hidden dream beach. Perfect for families, couples, animals and surfing will take your breath away with its great swallow waters, views from the mountain and peaceful environment. Saying that, avoid in windy days...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Marcos E
Reviewed September 29, 2015

Beautiful views and a great place for walks and morning runs. Unfortunately to get there you must pass a rocky road, so it's impossible to run to fast

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Piotr K
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