Its entry, a grove with petanque and parking next to the river, leads to a paved road that leads to the experimental station Major, dependent CSIC, visited by appointment. Some of the research center are studied only in A Major, due to the subtropical characteristics of this coastal area, which allow intensive horticultural crops under plastic (tomato, melon, watermelon, ...) and the cultivation of fruit subtropical (avocado, cherimoya, mango, ...). It is one of the most important in Spain.
To the right of this road, agricultural parcels to the production of horticultural crops such as potatoes, onions or tomatoes.
Continuing to the left leads to a recreation area with picnic tables, barbecues, toilets, playground, which held public activities such as day of the pedal, or verbena and festivals of the pilgrimage to San Isidro . Neighbors and strangers who may request access to this area, to hold any private or family event.
After this room, we enter another wooded area, which is the covered pavilion, designed primarily for football, basketball and tennis, among others, or an event of social or cultural. Then there are two paddle tennis courts and a public gym, the municipal football field, equipped with artificial turf. In the exteriors and surrounding the football field, there is a running track, demarcated land albero.
Finally, and continuing this road and the river's natural channel, can be reached by any means of transport, Algarrobo town.
There are two hiking trails, using the River Algarrobo. The first begins at the mouth of the river to the sea in Algarrobo Algarrobo Costa and culminates in town. The second starts in front of the football field, crossing lanes using various districts or agricultural payments, the crown, the largest, source rancho santa East and culminates in the village.
- Pets accepted
Parking and transport
- Own free parking
- Recommended for families
- Inland area
How to get here
Entering thenationalroad340,towards Nerja, fromthe riverAlgarrobo, we turnto the firstturn left.Right therestarts theriver park,on the left, next to theriver bed, arewooded areaswithboccecourtsand parking.
Approximate datadue to lack ofGPS coordinates.