Sierra Nevada in an extensive and very popular series of walking maps from Editorial Alpina covering the Pyrenees, Catalonia and other selected hiking areas in Spain, including Picos de Europa, Sierra Nevada and parts of Andalucía, Majorca, etc. Scales vary from 1:50,000 to 1:10,000, with the majority of the titles at 1:25,000. The maps have contours, usually at 20m or 10m intervals, with additional hill shading and spot heights. An overprint highlights hiking trails, long-distance footpaths, campsites, mountain huts, refuges, etc. Many maps also show climbing sites, potholing caves, mountain bike routes, equestrian and ski centres.
All the latest editions have a UTM grid, plus margin ticks for latitude and longitude at intervals of 1′. Map legend in most titles includes English.
Each title has a separate booklet with general information on the area, descriptions of selected hiking routes, a list of accommodation with addresses, etc. In several titles the booklet now includes English.
In this title: Contours at 20m intervals, relief shading and altitude colouring. UTM grid and 1′ margin ticks. In addition to footpaths, the overprint shows skiing areas, various types of accommodation (hotels, youth hostels, campsites, refuges, emergency mountain huts), information centres, places of interest, locations of petrol stations in surrounding villages and on access roads, etc. Map legend and the booklet with descriptions of the area and various routes (hiking, climbing, mountain bike, and cross-country skiing) include English.