GR247 Path Southern Forest
For the most extreme adventurers, it is vital that they know the GR247 Bosques del Sur trail network.
Walking or pedaling along the network of trails GR 247 Bosques del Sur means discovering the most extensive continuous wooded area in Spain, that is, the Sierras de Cazorla, Segura and Las Villas Natural Park in its entirety. To travel it metro to metro is to enjoy with all the senses of this great natural paradise of Andalusia, because with these trails they invite us to explore one of the most authentic, quiet and mountainous areas of Spain. Its landscapes, full of life and well preserved, are among the most stimulating in southern Europe.
The GR 247 Bosques del Sur Trail is the longest circular hiking trail in Spain, because it embraces the largest Iberian protected area. Walking through its 317 kilometers of circular route plus another 162 kilometers of variants and derivations means discovering the fullness that is felt in the great mountainous and rugged territories, as well as the freedom that the hiker will have to choose between many options when traveling different areas, make very varied routes and enjoy very diverse landscapes.
Finally, and related to adventure, hiking and this network of trails, every year in Cazorla one of the toughest, most spectacular and pioneering tests of the Trail Running or mountain race is held, such as the UltraTrail Bosques del Sur and its different tests.
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