Guided walk to hear the stag bellowing (“berrea” in Spanish). We will stop in different natural viewpoints to take photographs and have the chance to hear the stags bellowing. We will also have the possibility to discover its flora and fauna, with particular emphasis on the red deer rut. During the months of October and November, we can also watch the fallow deer rut.
After the hot summer and the first autumn rains, something rises. The mating season starts. The red deer begins a constant battle in order to perpetuate the breed, in a meadow Mediterranean landscape where some endangered species like the Iberian lynx and the Iberian imperial eagle live.
You will be able to hear the fights and bellows breaking the silence at sunset. These fights are a sign of a perfect adaptation to the environment. Do you want to know why it occurs? Come with us and we will guide you through the best places to watch and take photographs of the berrea in the Sierra de Andújar. In addition, we will have a picnic to taste the local and organic products in the countryside at dusk.
ps in areas with the possibility of observation and photography, and making eavesdropping. We will discover its flora and fauna, emphasizing the zeal of the Deer and already entered October-November, of Gamo.
Fights, bellows that break the silence at dusk, constant fights and that are a sign of a perfect adaptation to the environment. Do you want to know why it is produced? Come with us and we will guide you through the best areas to see and photograph the bellowing in the Sierra de Andújar. In addition, we will taste a picnic of local and ecological products in the field at dusk.
Duration: 5 hours
Protected Natural Area: Despeñaperros Natural Park.
Meeting point: La Carolina, Santa Elena and surroundings.
Difficulty: Low, for all audiences.
Approximate distance: Route in vehicle about 30 kilometers.