Books and maps.
) - the producer of this guide, as well as a hotel, organic farm, and source of general information on the area (Asturias, Picos de Europa, and others).
- Picos de Europa maps and guides (
)Our favorite maps of the area.
maps - 1:80,000 for the whole range and outskirts; 1:25,000 for the
western massif; and 1:25,000 covering the central and eastern massifs.
guides - one for moderate walks ("Ascents and traverses of
difficulty"), and the other for difficult walks and mountain ascents
("Ascents to the main summits and 20 selected traverses").
and climbs in the Picos de Europa", by Robin Walker, published by
Cicerone (1989, reprinted 1997). Good area information, plenty of
walking and climbing details and route diagrams.
- "Picos de Europa
National Park visitor's guide", published by the Ministry of the
Environment (2005). Good information for the area within the boundary of
the national park.
- "Landscapes of the Picos de Europa, a
countryside guide", by Teresa Farino, published by Sunflower Books
(second edition 2001). Small selection of car-tours and walks, centred
mainly on the southern and eastern sides of the mountains.
- Spanish military maps, published by "Servicio Geográfico del Ejército", 1:25,000.
- "Picos de Europa Parque Nacional Guia", published by the Ministry of the Environment (2006). Guide and map.
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