Time: Five hours.
The method to find a track in these mountains of ins and outs, bleak hills, and coutless similar mountains is to take a direction with the help of a compass and maintain it throughout the whole walking tour.
Leaving northeastwards, we shall arrive ar a crossroads which links up the road which goes to Macael with Los Olmos cliff. Then, still northeastwards, we shall cross three valleys, the third of which is crossed by the river Laroya, very impressive, at the bottom of which there is a town with the same name, and before arriving the town, the abandoned houses of Los Reules, high and low, very near Laroya.
In this area, there are many almond and olive trees, conferring a labyrinthine look to the landscape.
The yellowish grey colour if the soil gives an exagerated image of dryness and drought.