LA CONTRAVIESA (Torvizcon) | The Climbs of the Sierra Nevada
La Contraviesa Torvizcon

LA CONTRAVIESA

TORVIZCON

Starting in the formerly Roman village of Torvizcon, this climb is a tough one. A steep climb with sharp hairpins, be advised to take care if descending down this road.

As you ascend this road the views are second-to-none, looking up the road your eyes are met with stunning views of the back of the Sierra Nevada. In spring, this climb is particularly beautiful, with almond trees and their pink blossoms starting to spread from the lower slopes making their own way up the mountain day by day as the warmth of spring grows. 

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