This is a circular path in the valley of Bestança that takes you through Vila de Muros, Covelas and Vale Verde along the river banks. It starts in the Largo da Nogueira (square), in Vila de Muros, heading towards the roman bridge of Covelas. It crosses the Bestança river to the right bank and climbs up to the village of Covelas along the old cobblestone road. It crosses the river again on a cement bridge and arrives in a place called Prado. The path continues up an old stone road to Vale Verde, which changes to asphalt until Vila de Muros.
Find more about this trail in the oficial brochure.
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Responsible Trails Criteria:
(last audit realized at 20/06/2020)
Waymarks - 4 (Is has all the needed marks and signs to navigate without support.)
Conservation of the path - 5 (In a good overall status of conservation and with no increase of difficulty or risks)
General conservation - 5 (Surrounding environment perfectly preserved)
Information boards and signs - 4 (Well maintained and with interest)
Complementary boards- 4 (Well maintained and with interest)
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 - 5 (The environment always as some risk)
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