Refugio Vega Redonda

Refugio Vega Redonda

Page Type Page Type: Hut/Campground
Location Lat/Lon: 43.23400°N / 4.99305°W
Seasons Season: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Additional Information Elevation: 4659 ft / 1420 m


Refugio Vega Redonda
Torre de Santa María and Refugio Vega Redonda
Refugio Vega Redonda. Well...
Vega La Piedra (on the way to...Vega la Piedra

Refugio de Vega Redonda or Vegarredonda.
Covadonga-Cangas de Onís (Asturias).

Situated near of Lagos de Covadonga in the Western massif of Picos de Europa at 1420m.

Tel. 985 922 952 / 626 34 33 66


Places: 58.
Services: water, toilets, showers, bar and service of foods, blankets, telephone.
Open: all the year!
Propietary: Principado de Asturias.
Management: Federación de Montañismo del Principado de Asturias (FEMPA)

Routes of approach:
-Vega del Huerto (1060m)

Getting there:
-Approach to Covadonga from Santander: A-67 Torrelavega-Oviedo. Exit 272 to Unquera-Panes-Potes-Parque Nacional Picos de Europa. In Panes N-621 to Arenas de Cabrales-cangas de Onís. In Arenas AS-114 direction Cangas de Onís. A few of km before of Cangas is the signal of "Lagos de Covadonga"

-Approach to Covadonga from Oviedo: In Panes N-621 to Potes. CA-185 to Camaleño and Fuente Dé.

From Lago de Enol: in the beautiful place of lagos de Covadonga, in the first lake called Lago de enol, you'll turn to right with the car across a track fro 3,5 km to reach a col before the descent to left side to the small parking of Vega del Huerto.

Time of walking: 1h 30min. Slope to gain: 450m. Signaled with paint white and yellow and a lot of small stones.

Climbs and traverses

Mirador de OrdialesOrdiales

Village of Caín and river Carés, Refugio Vega de Ario.

Mirador de Ordiales (1740m), Jou Santo.

Climbs: with its gradation of normal route.
Pico Cotalba (2026m)Pico Cotalba (2026m): F.

Requexón (2174m)Requexón (2174m): F.sup.

Peña Santa de Enol (2482m)Peña Santa de Enol o Torre de Santa María (2486m): P.D.

SE face of Peña Santa de...Peña Santa de Castilla (2596m). A.D.inf.

-Torre del Alba (2390m): F.
-Torre de la Canal Parda (2350m): F.sup.

External Links

Mirador de Ordiales
Route to Mirador de Ordiales. text in Spanish.
Route Jou Santo text in Spanish but a lot of interesting pictures.



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Picos de Europa GroupHuts & Campgrounds
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