Day: toubkal

Toubkal 4167m.

Posted: December 11th, 2012

No Comments

Toubkal is the highest peak height in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco, and the highest peak in all North Africa.

Although not a complicated top, has a special character and motivation of knowing Berber culture in a sign of hospitality and open the doors to allow alien environment that you can enjoy sharing a cup of tea.

The route runs between villages that populate the valley, sacred places, rius ...

Located just 70 km de Marrakech, His ascension is one of the most popular in this range, because it has French Alpine Club hut at its base . It is a mountain not to be contempt because the ground slopes are strong and've quite a lot of snow during the winter season with frequent ventisques on the final climb.

The climb begins in Imlil, a small Berber village surrounded by mountains located 1.740 m in the valley of Ait Mizane that marks the entrance to the Toubkal National Park. The electricity came to the village the 1997 thanks to a company that built a foreign tourist in his top luxury hotel.

Continue reading chronic.