Walk location:  The Serra de Picoto, near Róliça

Originator: John

The Walk: The walk follows tracks and quiet roads through shrub covered hills, villages and farmland.  There two steep climbs.

We will pass close to the Castro da Columbeira, which is a settlement dating back 4000 years to the copper age (Chalcolithic period).

Information on the Castro da Columbeira

Timing:  The walk is about 6 km and is expected to take about 3 hrs.

Total distance: 10640 m
Max elevation: 133 m
Min elevation: 14 m
Total climbing: 305 m
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Car Meeting Point: Behind the church in Roliça at 09:30 am.

Deg, Min, Secs:  Latitude 39°21’22.78″N   Longitude   9° 9’29.24″W
Decimal Deg:     Latitude 39.313649°        Longitude  -9.182453°

Walk Start Point: The same as the car meeting point.

NB. The flag on the map above shows the car meeting and walk start point.  If you need directions, click on the flag to display the flag text and click on the itinéraire link to open Google Maps.

Coffee Stop: No coffee stops until the end of the walk in Róliça.

Contact:   See the walks’ email for contact telephone numbers or send an email from the web site.

Last Walked:  17/05/2019