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Peñalara Circus

Peñalara Circus
Photo Information
Copyright: Goyo Alonso (almoren) (155)
Genre: Landscapes
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011
Categories: Mountain
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-07-26 5:11
Viewed: 2451
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note [Spanish]
The Summit Natural Park, Circus and Lagoons Peñalara, commonly known as Peñalara Nature Reserve is a protected natural area of 768 hectares located in the heart of the Sierra de Guadarrama (sierra belonging to the Central System). Also located on the southeast side Peñalara peak (2,428 m) in the municipality of Rascafría and northwest of Madrid (Spain). This natural area is home Peñalara peak, the highest of the Sierra de Guadarrama, three small cirques, two moraines and a number of gaps, all of glacial origin. The site was declared a Natural Park on June 15, 1990 by the Government of the Community of Madrid.

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Hello Goyo,

This is a lovely composition of a beautiful vista & with magical light - showing the very finest contours of this mountainous terrain. From a perfect point of view, the colors are vivid & the image impressively sharp. Well taken!



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