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Welcome to The Picos de Europa,

your complete English guide to these beautiful mountains of Northern Spain.

Here you'll find information on the area's wildlife in the nature pages Picos de Europa wildlifewhich are part species identification guides on plants and animals found around the Picos de Europa and part English translations of Spanish news regarding rare species such as the Cantabrian brown bear or threats to their habitat such as the San Glorio ski resort project. Check out the special interest holidays too, such as bear-watching and birdwatching.

Find a friendly place to stay in Picos Holiday Rentals from our selection of self-catering holiday houses and apartments to let in Asturias, Cantabria and Castile-León.

For planning excursions into the mountains you'll need to check current weather conditions and forecasts for the Picos de Europa.

Picos Rock and Snow
And in Picos Rock & Snow you'll find guided mountain activity holidays such as walking and trekking, snowshoeing and ski touring - plus trip reports as well as general mountaineering information. Catch up with the latest expeditions in the Picos Blog. Independent travellers can find trip packages, support and bag transfer services for self-guided routes.

We hope you enjoy your visit to the Picos de Europa, whether virtual or real!


Find a Place to Stay in Asturias

Find a place to stay in Asturias

Find a Place to Stay in Cantabria

Find a place to stay in Cantabria

Find a Place to Stay in Leon

Find a place to stay in Leon

Picos Rock and Snow Walking Holidays

Our walking holiday calendar. As you can see most weeks run from Saturday to Saturday although we're flexible if flights don't coincide.

Available to book = First booking sets the level/grade of walking for that week.


May 2020

  • 2nd - 9th - Available to Book
  • 9th - 16th - Available to Book
  • 16th - 23rd  - Available to Book
  • 23rd - 30th - Available to Book


June 2020

31st - 7th - Booked, Full

7th - 16th - Group Walking Holiday, Booked Full

17th - 25th - Walking Holiday, Booked Full

  • 27th - 4th - Level 1 - 2, with Places Available

July 2020

  • 6th - 10th Hut to Hut Trek, Booked, Full
  • 11th - 17th - Hut to Hut Trek, Booked with Places Available
  • 18th - 25th  - Available to Book
  • 25th - 1st - Available to Book


August 2020

  • 1st - 8th  - Available to Book
  • 8th - 15th - Available to Book
  • 15th - 22nd - Available to Book
  • 22nd - 29th - Available to Book
  • September 2020
  • 29th - 5th - Available to Book
  • 5th- 12th - Available to Book
  • 12th - 19th - Available to Book
  • 19th - 26th - Available to Book
  • 26th - 3rd - Available to Book

October 2020

  • 3rd - 10th - Available to Book
  • 10th - 17th - Available to Book
  • 17th - 24th - Available to Book
  • 24th - 31st - Available to Book


Enquire here!

Bear News

Bear or Dog?

Following the recent heavy snowfalls a photo has been doing the rounds on Spanish social media and even made it to the

The Picos Blog

Go to the blog


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