Long distance hiking trail

GRZ on Foot - Just You and the River [sector 6]

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  • / Just You and the River - Philippine Bridge > Cabeço Mourisco Rest Area - GRZ: Stage 2
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  • / Just You and the River - Philippine Bridge > Cabeço Mourisco Rest Area - GRZ: Stage 2
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  • / Just You and the River - Philippine Bridge > Cabeço Mourisco Rest Area - GRZ: Stage 2
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  • / Just You and the River - Philippine Bridge > Cabeço Mourisco Rest Area - GRZ: Stage 2
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  • / Just You and the River - Philippine Bridge > Cabeço Mourisco Rest Area - GRZ: Stage 2
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  • / Só tu e o Rio: Ponte Filipina > Área de Descanso de Cabeço Mourisco [GR33 - GRZ: Etapa 2]
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  • / Just You and the River - Pedrógão Pequeno > Philippine Brigde - GRZ: Stage 1
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  • / Just You and the River - Pedrógão Pequeno > Philippine Brigde - GRZ: Stage 1
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Just You and the River is the 6th stage in the Multistage Route of Zêzere. Spanning 22.9 km, it runs between Pedrógão Pequeno, in the municipality of Sertã, and Bouçã, in the municipality of Figueiró dos Vinhos.
open
moderate
22.9 km
6:15 h
443 m
671 m
It passes through the Philippine Bridge, the Cabeço Mourisco rest area, North Atalaia, South Atalaia, the Bouçã Viewpoint rest area and Bouçã itself. 

This sector contains 6 walking stages 1 for mountain bike and 1 canoeing. Check the detail and the current conditions HERE.

Author’s recommendation

Stroll across the Philippine Bridge and try the fish soup. Learn the stories and discover the natural and cultural heritage of the region. 

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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Updated: August 21, 2020
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Highest point
369 m
Lowest point
136 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

WARNING: Half of this section burned down. Caution is recommended due to the moderate risk of mudslides and the probability of ground deterioration. 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.

The stages 3 and 4 are closed do to extreme erosion. Check the current conditions.

 

Contact information

SOS Emergency: 112

SOS Forest: 117

Sertã Municipal Council: (+351) 274 600 300, cmsgeral@cm-serta.pt 

Tips, hints and links

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Start

"Pedrógão Pequeno Lat.: 39° 54' 13.32"" NLong.: 8° 7' 56.748"" W " (366 m)
Coordinates:
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39.903880, -8.132427
DMS
39°54'14.0"N 8°07'56.7"W
UTM
29S 574160 4417449
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Destination

"Bouçã Lat.: 39° 51' 21.96"" NLong.: 8° 13' 30"" W "

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Coordinates

DD
39.903880, -8.132427
DMS
39°54'14.0"N 8°07'56.7"W
UTM
29S 574160 4417449
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Rafael Romano
October 19, 2020 · Community
excelente percurso com paisagens magníficas 😀
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Completed this Route on October 19, 2020
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Status
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
22.9 km
Duration
6:15h
Ascent
443 m
Descent
671 m
Multi-stage route

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