Spanish Hiker Vocabulary
For the English-speaker, The Trailmaster lists some Spanish Hiker Vocabulary words, useful for hiking in Spanish-speaking countries and along trails in California and in the states of the American Southwest.
arroyo – stream, creek
agua potable – drinking water
barranco – ravine
camino – footpath, trail
cascada – waterfall
costa – coast
cuesta – hillside
garganta – gorge
guia – guide
lago – lake
mapa – map
parque nacional – national park
pico – peak
pista – trail
playa – beach
rio – river
sendero – footpath
sierra – mountain range
torrente – mountain stream
valle – valley