A group of limestone mountains crossed by deep valleys and with many cliffs. Predominantly covered by Pinus forests with some areas dominated by Quercus. There are also extensive areas of Mediterranean scrub. The main human activities are forestry and livestock-farming.
This is an important site for breeding raptors.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Peñagolosa. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/10/2020.