Sierra de Gredos

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointPico Almanzor (2591 m/8501 ft)
States/ProvincesCastilla y León (68%), Extremadura (21%), Castilla-La Mancha (10%), Madrid (1%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area24,547 sq km / 9,478 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent207 km / 129 mi North-South
225 km / 140 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long40° 39' N; 5° 33' W
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Map of Sierra de Gredos
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Sierra de Gredos.
Castile RangesLevel 3 (Parent)
         Sierra de GataLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Sierra de GredosLevel 4
         Sierra de GuadarramaLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Sierra de San PedroLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Sierra de GuadalupeLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Montes de ToledoLevel 4 (Sibling)
         La ManchaLevel 4 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Sierra de Gredos

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange5
1.Pico Almanzor25918501 
2.La Galana25728438 
3.Pico del Güetre25498363 
4.Canchal de la Ceja24287966 
5.Torreón del Calvitero24007874 
6.Canchal Negro23697772 
7.La Mira23437687 
8.La Serrota22927520 
9.El Cambrional22757464 
10.Llano del Peón de Mediodía22177274 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Sierra de Gredos

Canchal de la Ceja
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Summit of La Ceja (2016-09-30). Photo by Susan Mackenzie.
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