Mountain Biking Cycling and Walking Holidays in the Sierra de Castril Spain


Crags in reach of Castril around Granada and Murcia

Below is a map of the approximate location of crags as well as basic information about the amount and types of routes.

It is possible to buy a guidebook to both the Granada and Murcia areas. There are also topos to some of the areas on the internet.

We can provide all the relevant information here at Cortijo Sierra Castril

Crag map granada murcia

All crags (except Crag Doo and Lezar Crag) are around 1 to 1.5 hours from Cortijo Sierra Castril

climbing Mula

Alfacar Granada area                                                                                      

Limestone. Mainly South facing. Possible all year climbing. Can be hot in the summer.

Number of climbs  
V+ and below 33
6a-6a+ 26
6b and above 34


 


 

Diezma (Peña Cabrera) Granada area

Limestone. Mainly South facing. Possible all year climbing. Can be hot in the summer.

Number of climbs  
V+ and below 17
6a-6a+
12
6b and above 40

Monachil ( Los Cahorros) Granda area

Limestone. Numerous crags facing all directions. Possible all year climbing. Very extensive.

Number of climbs  
V+ and below 60
6a-6a+ 51
6b and above 141

 

Rock climbing Murcia

 

 

Mula Murcia area

Limestone. mainly south facing . Possible all year climbing, though hot in the summer below the dam.
Below the dam is an attractive wall of rock with routes off a suspended walkway. Quite polished.

Number of climbs Below the Dam
V+ and below 5
6a-6a+ 6
6b and above 13
Above the motorway is a butress of great features including routes on flowstone and great pockets.
Number of climbs Above the motorway
V+ and below 10
6a-6a+ 15
6b and above 31

El Almorcron ( Cieza) Murcia area

Limestone. Extensive crags facing all directions. Possible all year climbing. Very extensive, Including 7 multi pitch climbs
up to 9 pitches long. 2 at Grade V the others 6a and above including some easy aid climbing.

Number of climbs  
V+ and below 28
6a-6a+ 17
6b and above 33