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Poyato de Benalauría. Climbing area. Serranía de Ronda

Diputación de Málaga
Poyato de Benalauría 2. Benalauría

Poyato de Benalauría. Climbing area. Serranía de Ronda

It consists of a climbing area with a few sport routes set up in the 90’s. The climb is dominated by slabs, some off-widths and slightly overhanging walls. A single-pitch trad route is found.


On the crossroad between the road A-369 and the local road to Benalauría, you will see a path towards the mountain range. You can nearly arrive at the mountain pass Puerto de Benalauría, where you will see a path. You will need to walk for 5 minutes along this path, which is under the walls, to arrive at the climbing area.

Main Data:

  • Municipality: Benalauría.
  • Nearest town: Benalauría.
  • Coordinates (UTM): x: 296167 y: 4052241.
  • Direction: South and southeast.
  • Sectors: Only one sector: Poyato.
  • Number of routes: 12 routes.
  • Type of climbing: Sport climbing. It is dominated by slabs.
  • Recommended season: All seasons, except during the hottest month in summer.
  • Assement of the route: Good.
  • Climbing grading system: Up to 5º and 6º (none), Route grade 6º (100%), Routes grades 7ºand 8º (none).


No restrictions are applied, although it is necessaryto be aware that it is a private property.

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