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Responsible Trails Criteria:
(last audit by RT at 12 of June 2020)
Waymarks > 3 - It’s missing signs in at least one crossroad that can compromise the navigation without a map or GPS.
Conservation of the path > 3 - Some degradation that can increase the difficulty of the trail
General conservation > 3 - some place present some degradation but with no negative impacts on the experience
Information boards and signs > 2 - Degraded or not relevant
Complementary boards > 5 - Very well maintained and with superior quality
Safety and suport structures > 4 - Well-maintained essential structures
Local community integration > 5 - Strong connection to the community in which it operates and stimulate interaction
Landscape integration > 5 - Perfectly integrated into the landscape, exploring relevant points of interest
General Safety > 3 - Presents several low risk situations
The climb to "Talasnal" can present a low risk when wet.
Emergency number: 112
SOS Forest fires: 117
GNR (police) Lousã: (+351) 239 990 060
ADXTUR - Schist Village Network - 275 647 700 | 960 101 873
Sweets: Urze honey, honey “serranitos”, “talasnico” cakes from the Lousã mountains, egg pudding and rice pudding;
Other dishes: “Chanfana” lamb or goat stew, “migas” bread and meat stew, boiled or grilled kid, salt cod “tibornada no lagar” and sardines in breadcrumbs;
Wines and liqueurs: Wine from Quinta de foz de Arouce and Beirão liqueur.