Trekking in Gran Canaria from North to South
Agaete – Maspalomas Traverse without car
The best long-distance hike of Gran Canaria from the cliffs passing by the summits and finishing in the south dunes of Maspalomas.
Elevation Gain: 3200m Distance: 82km
Time: 4days Max altitude: 1943m
Possibility to go all year, dryer during winter and summer. Recommended going during spring and autumn.
Sun / Shade
Sunny during 80% of the hike due to lack of forests, especially the last part of the traverse is exposed to the sun.
Lack of fountains during the trek. When lack of fountains supermarkets are found. Do not hesitate to ask for water at habited areas in case of running out of water.
- Difficulty 30-70% 30-70%
The traverse cross from the north-west to the south the island and the difficulty of the hike will depend on how many days we decide to do it
- Exposure 40% 40%
Different terrains are found during the route but only the way down from Pico de las Nieves it can be exposed due to the big walls surrounds the path