Norte directa Peña Santa

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The “Norte Directa” to “Peña Santa” has a 300 meters itinerary and is one of the most famous and stunning climbs with moderate difficulty in Picos de Europa

It is a difficult ascent (high graduation 80º) that climbs the highest peak in the Western Massif, Peña Santa. It is suitable for those mountaineers in good physical shape with experience in difficult brokers and icefalls. experienced brokers and difficult icefall.


reloj5 Duration: 2 days

1st day: 1 h 30 minutes walking to Vega Redonda shelter.

2nd day:

-4 h walking to the beginning of the road and 4-5 h of return.

-3-4 h climbing and 2 h descending by the ridge and rappeling. 

euro Prize: 

-1 person: 300€

-2 people: 450€

Our guides and teachers are qualified members of the Spanish Association of Mountain Guides (AEGM), with degree of high mountain, canyoning and skiing (+info)