Mills Road and Finana

The start of the route we can find a few meters from the national highway 324, at Cortijo El Puente or grinder.

La Ruta de los Molinos runs through the Sierra Nevada Natural Park in the vicinity of the town of Finana, located 946 m. above sea level and 74 kilometers from Almeria.

It is a path that has taken the path of ancient beasts that connected the several flour mills that lined the Birth rodezno river and have used the water for grinding all kinds of grain cultivated in the area.

We'll continuously rising through the old path and always accompanied by the constant sound of the river Finana.

This river uses water from different streams born from melting winter snow and subsequently becomes Nacimiento River, the largest tributary of the river Andarax.

Estimated time
2 hours
Trailhead
From Almeria, take the A-92 towards Finana, take Exit 333 toward Finana direction, the old national road. Continue to the next roundabout and take the second exit.
Type of path
linear
Difficulty
decline
Elevation gain
250 m
Distance
6 m