Salto del Pastor: Like pole vaulting, but in the mountains

Salto del pastor is a traditional way of walking the mountains in Canary Islands. The main character of this video, Gregorio, is a shepherd who introduced us to this original technique. We also have met local enthusiasts of Salto del Pastor who are continuing the tradition with a bit different approach.

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