2016 October

Day 25  |  Trabadelo to Fonfría  |  30.6km

Day 25 | Trabadelo to Fonfría | 30.6km

Today’s Destination: Fonfría   Today is the day you enter Galicia!   The climb to O Cebreiro is EXTREMELY steep, so just be mentally prepared…

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Day 24  |  Ponferrada to Trabadelo  |  35.5km

Day 24 | Ponferrada to Trabadelo | 35.5km

Today’s Destination: Trabadelo   Today’s walk took us back into wine country. Walking through the vineyards is always a pleasant experience for me. The views of…

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Day 23  |  Foncebadón to Ponferrada  |  25.6km

Day 23 | Foncebadón to Ponferrada | 25.6km

Today’s Destination: Ponferrada   This is a fantastic stretch to walk! There are hills and mountains and so many breathtaking views. It was freezing cold,…

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Day 22  |  Murias de Rechivaldo to Foncebadón  |  20.8km

Day 22 | Murias de Rechivaldo to Foncebadón | 20.8km

Today’s Destination: Foncebadón   First, let me just say that if you can arrange to stop overnight in Foncebadón, you should! It is an absolutely…

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Day 21  |  San Martín del Camino to Murias de Rechivaldo  |  28.9km

Day 21 | San Martín del Camino to Murias de Rechivaldo | 28.9km

Today’s Destination: Murias de Rechivaldo   About half-way through today’s walk, we came across Davíd’s Magic Oasis. (That’s not what it was actually called, but…

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Day 20  |  León to San Martín del Camino  |  26.0km

Day 20 | León to San Martín del Camino | 26.0km

Today’s Destination: San Martín del Camino   I honestly don’t remember much about today’s walk. I didn’t even take very many pictures, so I don’t…

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Day 19  |  Puente Villarente to León  |  12.0km

Day 19 | Puente Villarente to León | 12.0km

Today’s Destination: León   Today the path splits off from the main highway for a while, but this only lasts so long, and then you’re…

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Day 18  |  El Burgo Ranero to Puente Villarente  |  25.4km

Day 18 | El Burgo Ranero to Puente Villarente | 25.4km

Today’s Destination: Puente Villarente   The early morning stretch today follows a long, flat highway out of town. The huge, flat expanse makes for a…

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Day 17  |  Moratinos to El Burgo Ranero  |  27.7km

Day 17 | Moratinos to El Burgo Ranero | 27.7km

Today’s Destination: El Burgo Ranero   Today felt worse than yesterday while I was walking, but my friends tell me I coped better, and snapped…

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Rebecca Reid

I'm a high school English teacher with a passion for finding adventures in everyday life. Big or small, but never boring! I love to travel, make music, and enjoy the great outdoors. I'm generally open to trying any new thing once. I currently live on a small First Nations reserve in northern Canada.