OT: Camino Schmid


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The camino Schmidt is a popular mountain path from the port of Navacerrada to the town of Cercedilla, through the pine forests of Valsaín (Segovia) and the Valle de la Fuenfría (Madrid).

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This route was marked by the Austrian mountaineer Eduard Schmid in 1926.

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The route between the port of Navacerrada and Cercedilla is about 14 kilometers.

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Part of this path goes together with an ancient Roman Road, which is actually an eighteenth-century work, built during the times of King Felipe V to link Madrid to the Royal Palace of La Granja.

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I took these pictures today.

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