“Altos de Arico” kicks off new walking programme
El Rosario council begins on Saturday March 16th the season of walks 2019 with the route called “Altos de Arico.”
This edition will again have seven hiking routes, extending until November, with the traditional rest in the months of July and August.
Those enrolled in this first event will enjoy a route that runs through the municipality of Arico, crossing places such as the village of El Contador. The registration period is now open.
The route is of medium difficulty and will take about four and a half hours along eleven kilometres approximately. The price of all scheduled routes is five euros for people registered in El Rosario and seven euros for others. The price includes the presence of a monitor, a guide, transportation by bus and travel insurance. Those interested in attending any of the routes can register through the area of Youth of the City of El Rosario, by calling the Youth House of El Chorrillo, on 922 68 46 99, or by email to cultura @ ayuntamientoelrosario.org.
The rest of the scheduled routes will take place on April 13th (Caseríos de Guía), May 11th (Choza de Sventenius – Los Realejos), June 29th (Santiago del Teide – Puerto Santiago), September 14th (Orticosa – Las Lagunetas ), October 19th (Erjos – Las Portelas) and November 9th (Pinar de La Guancha).
Hiking and excursions make up one of the animations most demanded by the youth of El Rosario to enrich their schedule of free time in a healthy way, away from habits harmful to their health. As always it is recommended to wear something warm, comfortable shoes and a small backpack.