Tasks for conservation and improvement of the Roman Road surroundings:
Clearing and pruning of vegetation which is invading the road and its edges. Correction of run-off water as well as cleaning of water passages. Reintegrate stone building elements to prevent deterioration, delimit the path and consolidate of the path surface. Correction of slopes around the layout.
Adaptation of the path which runs parallel to the Roman road.
Good physical condition is required.
Las Dehesas Youth Hostel
Carretera de las Dehesas s/n Cercedilla
Phone: 0034 918520135
It has rooms of 4 and 8 beds, work rooms, spaces for common use and meals. The meal is included and consists of breakfast, lunch and dinner it will be served in the hostel itself. Because of its facilities, they offer an ideal framework for the realization of educational, sports, environmental and leisure activities.
La Fuenfria valley is located in the central area of Sierra de Guadarrama mountains, on its Southern slope. It belong’s to the municipality of Cercedilla, in Madrid Region. Roman roads played a critical role in the History of Western civilization. The workcamp activities are aimed at cleaning, clearing of vegetation and maintenance of the middle section of the Roman Road, from the Visitors Center of La Fuenfria Valley to the beginning of the upper section of La Fuenfria pass.
Workshops and group leisure activities will be held. In addition, we will visit Segovia.
The General Directorate for Cultual Heritage is an institution in the Community of Madrid that is responsable, among
others, for historic preservation and heritage as well as promoting and fostering public Access to cultural heritage
Participation and collaboration respecting the hostel and project regulations.
Active and joint participation in a social good in favor of the community where the field is carried out.
Upon getting confirmation of your admission as a participant, please contact the responsible staff