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Parent range  Cordillera Penibética
Easiest route  From Zújar
Province  Province of Granada
Mountain type  Limestone
Elevation  1,494 m
Range  Penibaetic System
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Location  Granada province, Andalusia
Similar  Sierra Arana, Calar Alto, La Maroma, Tetica de Bacares, Las Banderillas

Jabalcón or Cerro Jabalcón is a mountain near the city of Baza in the Granada province in Spain. It reaches a height of 1,494 metres above sea level.

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At the foot of Javalon are the Baños de Zújar (baths of Zújar). They maintain a temperature over 30°C all year round, and are heated by a geo-thermal source underground.

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The mountain also has a church situated on top as well as television and other communication towers. Paragliders frequently launch from the top of here as the mountain is surrounded by relatively flat land.

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Geology

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Popular legend claims that this hill is an extinct volcano because of its dome-shape and the geo-thermal sources at its base. It is however an isolated limestone outcrop, made up of dolomite, similar to the composition of the Sierra de Baza mountains further away.

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References

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