Punta de Los Roques

  • Punta de Los Roques

    • Description: A mountain refuge hut located on the summit rim of the Caldera de Taburiente National Park, on the hiking route from Pico de la Nieve to the Pino de la Virgen chapel (via the PR LP 3), or to the El Pilar leisure area (“Walking Stick” route, GR 131). It has a maximum capacity of 20 persons, is free of charge, and has no special equipment other than the basics for overnight stays (see below). The spot commands superb views over a large part of the island: the Caldera de Taburiente, Pico Bejenado, Aridane Valley, Cumbre Vieja and Cumbre Nueva.
    • Access: On foot via the GR 131 path between Roque de los Muchachos and the El Pilar leisure area. The hut is located at 2,040 metres above sea level.
    • Facilities: Non-treated rainwater, electric light, socket for recharging mobile phones, benches, tables and bunks (sleeping bag required).