Valle Alto del Lozoya
Oteruelo del Valle
Surrounded by the highest mountains, to the East by the Sierra of Morcuera and to the South by the so-called long rope. This situation gives very special climatic characteristics. Thanks to the barrier effect which causes the Sierra del Guadarrama, This enclave boasts local climatic parameters clearly different to the contiguous zones of the Castilian Plateau. Thus precipitation is much more plentiful and temperatures are less warm. Because of this climate in this wonderful place we can find both plant species typical of the peninsular Centre, as most species of the northern area of Madrid.
In this town, which shares Municipal Council with Rascafría, It stands out above all the belfry of the Church. Old and new buildings dotted around the town. Oteruelo Valley offers beautiful walks by their old roads that should not be missed. At the entrance of the village should not be neglecting the old truck that sits over the building of environment of the community of Madrid.