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The Gangure mountain group organizes an excursion to Orkatzategira on Sunday

The Gangure Mountain group organizes an excursion to Orkatzategira on Sunday

Jeickson Sulbaran

April 19, 2024 | 10:23 a.m.

Ganguren Mendi Taldea and its excursion to Orkatzategi, an event that promises adventure and nature in a spectacular environment

Sunday, April 21, is presented as an important date for lovers of hiking and nature in Bizkaia. He Galdakao Gangure Mountain Group has prepared an excursion that not only promises to fill you with air pure the lungs of the participants, but also enrich your spirits with the natural beauty of Orkatzategira. This event is emerging as a perfect opportunity to disconnect from the weekly routine and immerse yourself in the wonders of the Basque landscape.

The day will begin early, at 09:15 in the morning, from Juan Bautista Uriarte, near the local police station. From there, adventurers will take a bus that will take them directly to the start of the route in Oñati. The route, 7.7 kilometers, is designed to be accessible to hikers of varying levels of experience, making it ideal for families, groups of friends, and solo tranquility seekers.

A trip to the heart of the mountain: visit to the Arrikrutz caves

One of the highlights of the excursion is the visit to the Arrikrutz caves, a geological treasure hidden deep in the Basque mountains. These caves offer a unique window into the region's paleontological and geological past. Participants will have the opportunity to explore stalactites and stalagmites that form an almost alien underground landscape, testimony to thousands of years of natural history.

The Gangure Mountain group organizes an excursion to Orkatzategira on Sunday

In addition to the physical examination, the Ganguren Mendi Taldea has organized informative talks that will be held at strategic points along the route. These talks will be led by experts in geology and biology, who will share fascinating details about the flora, fauna and geological formation of the area. This is a great way to add an educational component to the adventure., allowing participants to not only see, but also understand the environment around them.

The return is scheduled for the early hours of the afternoon, allowing hikers to enjoy the rest of the day with a sense of accomplishment and cameras full of stunning photographs. For those interested in participating, it is advisable to visit the Ganguren Mendi Taldea website, where you can find detailed information about the itinerary, equipment recommendations and safety measures to take into account.

The excursion to Orkatzategira is more than a simple walk through the mountains

It is an invitation to live an experience in which each step brings you closer to nature and its teachings. It is an opportunity to strengthen community ties, share experiences with other outdoor enthusiasts and create memories that will last long after your hiking boots have been cleaned of the trail mud.

At this event it is not just a weekend activity; It is a small journey towards self-discovery through direct contact with nature. So, if you are in Bizkaia and are looking for a way to enrich your Sunday, do not hesitate to join the Ganguren Mendi Taldea excursion. Get ready to explore, learn and, above all, enjoy everything the mountain has to offer.

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