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Montaña de Sámara with Pico del Teide and Pico Viejo


Summit area of Montaña de Sámara (1936 m), panoramic view up the W slopes of Tenerife in SE direction. The trees in the foreground are Canary Island pines (Pinus canariensis), also forming the sparse forests growing on lava fields and tephra deposits behind. Pico del Teide (3715 m) and Pico Viejo (3134 m) are shown in the left central background of the scene, whereas the escarpment of the cauldron of Las Cañadas with El Sombrero (2532 m) can be seen in the right central background.

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on Monday 1 May 2023 by Martin Mergili
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