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GRZ on Foot - Under the Sign of Cabril [Sector 5]

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  • Under the Sign of Cabril - Detour Intermodal Station of Vale de Góis
    / Under the Sign of Cabril - Detour Intermodal Station of Vale de Góis
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Detour Intermodal Station of Vale de Góis
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Detour Intermodal Station of Vale de Góis
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Arrochela Rest Area > Sra. da Confiança - GRZ: Stage 8
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Rest Area of Frazumeira > Sobral - GRZ: Stage 5
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Álvaro > Rest Area of Frazumeira - GRZ: Stage 4
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Álvaro > Rest Area of Frazumeira - GRZ: Stage 4
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Felgueiras Rest Area > Álvaro - GRZ: Stage 3
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Felgueiras Rest Area > Álvaro - GRZ: Stage 3
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Felgueiras Rest Area > Álvaro - GRZ: Stage 3
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Felgueiras Rest Area > Álvaro - GRZ: Stage 3
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Felgueiras Rest Area > Álvaro - GRZ: Stage 3
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Abitureira > Felgueiras Rest Area - GRZ: Stage 2
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Cambas > Abitureira- GRZ: Stage 1
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Under the Sign of Cabril - Cambas > Abitureira- GRZ: Stage 1
    Photo: Diogo Martins, Aldeias do Xisto
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Under the Sign of Cabril is the 5th sector in the Multistage Route of Zêzere. Spanning 62 km, it connects Cambas, in the municipality of Oleiros, to Pedrógão Pequeno, in the municipality of Sertã. 
Open
difficult
Distance 61.9 km
17:25 h
1,973 m
1,910 m
647 m
287 m

Under the Sign of Cabril is the 5th sector in the Multistage Route of Zêzere. Spanning 62 km, it connects Cambas, in the municipality of Oleiros, to Pedrógão Pequeno, in the municipality of Sertã. It goes through Abitureira, the Felgueiras rest area, the Aldeia do Xisto of Álvaro, the Frazumeira rest area, Sobral, Madeirã, the Arrochela rest area and Sra. da Confiança. 

This sector contains 9 walking stages 1 for mountain bike and 1 canoeing. Check them HERE.

Author’s recommendation

Keep an eye out for the surprises that the Zêzere has in store for you. In Pedrógão Pequeno, cross the Philippine Bridge, a classified national monument and enjoy some fish soup.

Book your acommodation, experience or meal in Book in Xisto.

 

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This route as the auditing in progress at this date.

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Update: November 16, 2021
Difficulty
difficult
Stamina
Highest point
647 m
Lowest point
287 m
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Safety information

WARNING: This section burned down almost completely and severely. Use is strongly discouraged.Take the necessary precautions for high temperatures in summer and slippery terrain in the winter. The levels of difficulty and times given are only indicative. They were calculated on a physical effort basis and do not include stops. Make your estimate by analising the technical data of path to be taken.

 

Contact information

SOS Emergency: 112

SOS Forest: 117

Oleiros Municipal Council: (+351) 272 680 130 |  

Start

Cambas Lat.: 40° 0' 31.32" NLong.: 7° 50' 39.948" W (302 m)
Coordinates:
DD
40.008664, -7.844504
DMS
40°00'31.2"N 7°50'40.2"W
UTM
29T 598621 4429358
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Destination

"Pedrógão Pequeno Lat.: 39° 54' 13.32"" NLong.: 8° 7' 56.748"" W "

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all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

DD
40.008664, -7.844504
DMS
40°00'31.2"N 7°50'40.2"W
UTM
29T 598621 4429358
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Long-Distance Hikes

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Camping Equipment

  • Tent (3- or 4-season)
  • Stove (including fuel and utensils)
  • Sleeping mat. Sleeping bag with suitable temperature rating.
  • Food
  • Toiletries and medication
  • Toilet paper

Things to Bring if Staying in a Mountain Hut

  • Toiletries and medication
  • Quick-drying towel  
  • Ear plugs
  • Sleeping bag liner
  • Sleepwear
  • Alpine club membership card if applicable / ID
  • Coronavirus mask and hand sanitizer
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Status
Open
Difficulty
difficult
Distance
61.9 km
Duration
17:25 h
Ascent
1,973 m
Descent
1,910 m
Highest point
647 m
Lowest point
287 m
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