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Walking In Early May 2017

Discussion in 'Camino Primitivo or Original Way' started by Nico, Apr 4, 2017.

  1. Nico

    Nico New Member

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    Hey all!

    I walked the whole French Way last year in three and a half weeks. It was an experience.

    This year I'm looking for a more lonesome and close to the nature experience, luckily I got a friend with me, or it would otherwise be to lonesome for me and maybe little risk.

    We are walking del Norte/Primitivo.

    Anyone else interested let us know.
     
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    The Camino Norte and Primitivo will certainly be a Lot less travelled route than the Camino Frances – But is still quite popular (The Camino Norte is probably the 3rd most popular Camino behind The Frances and Portuguese) – But is still an Excellent Choice as the scenery is Splendid and the infrastructure is very good, there are plenty of Albergue’s so as to keep the costs down and lots of places that offer special pilgrims menus.

    I have written my own trek notes on these routes in the link in my tagline IF you want to take a look.

    Good Luck and Buen Camino

    Rob
     
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    Thanks,

    We plan to camp on the northern route. It's mountainous area, remote and Castile and León is known to have a population of 1000 wolves. Are wolves and wild boers something we should keep in mind at night?
     
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    Hi again Nico

    I didn’t encounter any wolves or wild Boers and there was a solo female also packing a tent and occasionally camping out and she didn’t suffer anything untowards either ;-) - So I don’t think you have any cause for worry :)

    I look forwards to reading about your adventure on here

    Good Luck

    Rob
     
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