Shelter - Refugio Mazobre
REFUGE OF MAZOBRE
Small refuge located about 30 minutes from the parking, in a beautiful place. There is water about 100 meters away on a cattle pylon. It consists of two floors.In the upper one, which is accessed by an internal staircase, can sleep about 10 people. The lower one has a fireplace, large table, benches and shelves. It is located in the Natural Park of Fuentes Carrionas and Fuente Cobre.
Solid of the High Carrión or Sources Carrionas, to the north of the Province of Palencia. It is located at the base of the Northeast face of the Espigüete, in the so-called Majada Espigüete, which is reached from the parking in the meadow of Pino Llano, km. 2.5 of the road to Cardaño de Arriba.
It is a small stone construction, with a door and two windows, one on the ground floor and a smaller one on the upper part of the roof. Its interior dimensions are approximately 5.00 m. long by 4.00 m. background. It has a good wood burning fireplace and as equipment a table with built-in benches on its 4 sides, several chairs and another folding table. Also several shelves on the walls. It does not have bunk beds, but in the upper part, which is accessed by a ladder embedded in the wall, you can sleep, with your own insulation. In terms of supplies and equipment, there is a bit of everything: leftovers of canned food and drink, tea, lighters, clothespins, etc. Also broom and dustpan.
July 2009, it was very clean and quite adequate, although logically, the thing may vary, depending on the staff ...
As for occupation, it can accommodate from 8 to 10 people, comfortably.
The area of meadows in which it is located is very beautiful and with good views. In addition, from the parking of Pino llano, you can comfortably reach, in just 45 minutes, saving a drop of about 315 meters.
To the east of the refuge, at about 100 or 150 meters, there is a concrete pylon, with a spout, that provides crystal clear water.