GORBEIA SUZIEN 21K
DATA: September 23
Distance: 21 km.
Elevation gain: 1.200 m. D+
Description: Departing from the town of Zeanuri (Bizkaia), our route takes us past the chapel of San Justo and into Gorbea Natural Park, where the steep climb begins. Passing the summit of Zanburu, at 794m, we head straight towards the rocky summit of Lekanda (1309m), shortly before reaching which, we turn towards the green meadows of the Arraba plains. From here we go to Egiriñao and join the main path of ascent to reach Gorbea’s peak (1481m).
Here we start our descent via Aldaminape towards the neighbourhood of Lanbreabe, where a final brief ascent leads us back to San Juan and returns us to our starting point.
Aid stations: 7
Maximum altitude: Egiriñao 1.200 m.
Minimum altitude: Zeanuri 243 m.
Time limit: 4hours 30min
Limit number of participants: 200
Cut-off times in checkpoints: In the regulation.