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La Quebrada Recreational Area

Recreational area, Pedro Álvarez, Tegueste

La Quebrada Recreational Area
La Quebrada Recreational Area
La Quebrada Recreational Area

Capacity

144 Places

Contact

901501901 - 922239500

Schedule

Not accessible for people with reduced mobility.

Description

La Quebrada Recreational Area is set in a beautiful laurel forest, one of the most representative ecosystems of Anaga Rural Park.

Its name alludes to a section of this slope that was hollowed out by the landslides on Saint Andrew’s Day in 1922, when heavy rains swept huge volumes of earth and uprooted trees down the ravine and into the sea.

The forest is always verdant thanks to the moisture provided by the winds and is rich in biodiversity. The most common plant species include laurel (Laurus novocanariensis), til (Ocotea foetens) and viñatigo (Persea indica). As for the fauna, this area is home to several of the Canary Islands’ endemic birds, such as the laurel pigeon and Bolle’s pigeon.

Vehicle access to this recreational area is via asphalt roads.

Tips

  • Enjoy the local plant and animal life without disturbing it. Be curious but from a safe and respectful distance.
  • Follow the rules and instructions on the signs to avoid disturbance to people and animals.
  • Keep the environment clean and leave no litter behind. Rubbish and cigarette butts must be disposed of in the designated containers. 
  • Travel in small groups to keep noise pollution and the impact on the environment to a minimum.  
  • Use the water in the toilets and taps responsibly. Water is a scarce and precious commodity on our island.

Recommendations and tips

Permits

  • Compulsory authorisation via this link for groups organised by associations, schools or businesses. This is to protect the natural environment and ensure that the maximum capacity of the recreational area is not exceeded.
  • Free access for all other visitors, no reservation required.
More information

Services

  • Tables and benches.
  • Barbecue facilities.
  • Toilets.
  • Water NOT fit for human consumption.
  • Some Accessible tables.
  • Waste containers: organic and glass.
  • Children’s play area.
  • Parking area with no reserved parking spaces for people with reduced mobility.
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Access

Access La Quebrada Recreational Area

Camino de El Batán (TF-143), km 0.4, Cruce El Moquinal. Recreational area difficult to reach by forest track, with limited access for certain vehicles. 

Bus number 274, Cruce El Moquinal bus stop code 2211. TITSA

Protected Areas

Transit

Parque Rural de Anaga

The Anaga Rural Park, which occupies 7% of the island and is part of the Anaga Biosphere Reserve, was one of the first landmasses to emerge from the seabed when the island of Tenerife began to ...

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Parque Rural de Anaga

Weather

Today, friday, in Tegueste


Clear skies
Wind

4 km/h

Temperature

27ºC Maximum

20ºC Minimum

Rain

0%

3 day forecast

saturday

25ºC Maximum

17ºC Minimum

sunday

22ºC Maximum

19ºC Minimum

monday

22ºC Maximum

19ºC Minimum