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Rafa BartolomeFrom Parketxe across Berretin  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 3, 2013

Rafa Bartolome

We climbed from House of the Park (Parketxe) enetering from Sarria crossing Beeretin in about 4h, descending across the normal route of this side in the last day without snow of the season.
Posted Dec 24, 2013 3:10 am

Diego SahagúnAscended in the fog, summit under the sun and descended in the rain  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 16, 2011

Diego Sahagún

Nadie and me ascended Gorbea from Pagomakurre in an odd summer day. Finally I climbed it since some attempts when I was a child. It was very pleasant and nice, even the views of Aldamin and the sea of clouds were so beautiful. And there were few people on the mountain because it was a workable day.
Posted Dec 29, 2011 12:45 pm

ezaA winter climb  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jan 16, 2010

eza

Wet snow, low clouds and strong winds got together to make this a hard winter climb. We started from the parking lot by the Gorbea barrage and reached the summit in about 2 hours and a half
Posted Jan 18, 2010 9:20 am

Rafa Bartolomewinter day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jan 16, 2010

Rafa Bartolome

It was a very hard day with strong wind and a little of rain. The mountain had snow in bad conditions after the rain of last days and with the wind it was very difficult to walk. We climbed from Murua and I'll write the route someday.
Posted Jan 16, 2010 3:00 pm

RicardoEchanove1Route climbed: From Pagomakurre  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 24, 2007

RicardoEchanove1

We also did Gatzarrieta and Artalarra
Posted Dec 31, 2008 5:28 am

RicardoEchanove1Route climbed: From "Canteras de Murua"  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 24, 2008

RicardoEchanove1

We also did Arroriano. A little snow
Posted Dec 31, 2008 5:26 am

ChristianRodriguezgreat trip  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 7, 2008

ChristianRodriguez

strong winds, ice and snow... but easy to find the path, a huge quantities of people.
Posted Dec 9, 2008 12:34 pm

RicardoEchanove1From Aretza to Arraba camps
Date Climbed: Mar 23, 2008

RicardoEchanove1

We tried to climb Gorbea in a cold day, snowing at 200m
We coudn't pass Aldabe pass because of the ice and snow.
Posted Nov 23, 2008 3:44 pm

RicardoEchanove1Route climbed: From Larreder (Pagomakurre)  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 24, 2008

RicardoEchanove1

A cold, windy and snowy day. That day the snow begins at 400m.
Snow from the begining.
Snowing the final 200m.

One day before we tried from Areatza, but we don't pass the Paso de Aldabe. That day snow at 200m.
Posted Nov 23, 2008 3:41 pm

RicardoEchanove1Route climbed: From San Justo (Zeanuri)  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 12, 2008

RicardoEchanove1

My eight time in Gorbea's summmit.
We climb also Zanburu, Gatzarrieta, Artalarra and Aldabe.
Fog in the summit
Posted Nov 5, 2008 3:48 pm

RicardoEchanove1Route Climbed: Pagomakurre- Gorbea. Windy day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jan 13, 2008

RicardoEchanove1

Very windy and cold day.
In the summit impossible to stay up.
Snow from Arraba and snow storm.
Posted Aug 4, 2008 11:42 am

ezaFog  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 13, 2006

eza

We made it up to the top thanks to the GPS coordinates previously "fished" in the web. Otherwise, fog might have made it impossible. Nevertheless, a nice day for a walk in the mountains and to make knowledge of the interesting karst of Itxina (on our way to Lekanda).
Posted May 15, 2006 1:31 pm

Rafa BartolomeFoggy day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 13, 2006

Rafa Bartolome

Interesting practice of orientation with GPS in a dense fog. I climbed Peña Lekanda, Kutxak, Gatzarrieta and finally Gorbea. The visit to karts of Itxina near of route of Pagomakurre is very special with the beautiful Peña Lekanda and a good complement to the climb. No views in the summits, no views in the walk, no views in anywhere... with the coordinates of the summits in GPS it was simple but without it I think is easy the lost in foggy days in the wide green area from Arraba.
Posted May 14, 2006 9:28 pm

John ClimberRoute Climbed: Normal Date Climbed: Many times 1997-1998  Sucess!

John Climber

I have been there many times. This is my house-mountain. It has been always a pleasant way up. The longest way up I ever did is from the small chapel of San Justo (+/- 400 mtrs) up till the top. The way through the 'Itxina' karst is always very misterious route. Next time I will walk it up from Alava through beautiful and wide oak forests.
Posted Aug 23, 2005 4:30 pm

Diego SahagúnRoute Climbed: Pagomakurre Date Climbed: Spring-summer in late 70s

Diego Sahagún

I've attempted Gorbea some times but I can't remember how many. I went with my father in all the tries and probably some of my brothers, my mother and friends. I've never reached the summit so I'm in debt to this nice mountain
Posted May 12, 2005 8:12 am

Rafa BartolomeRoute Climbed: Barazar-Soldropo Date Climbed: 19th june 2004  Sucess!

Rafa Bartolome

Great sunny day without persons in the mountain in a tuersday (not possible in week-end). Only some mountaineers in the summit and a lot of horses, sheeps, cows,...grazing in a very green mountain. Beautiful trees and funny climb to Aldamin as well. A good overcharge of nature and pure air for the mind!
Posted Apr 24, 2005 10:46 am

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