Intro to Mountaineering in the Aigüestortes National Park

If you want to learn about mountaineering, then join UIMLA-certified guide Joel on this introductory course in the Aigüestortes National Park!

 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

2 days

Mountain Range

Pyrenees

People per Guide

8 people

Trip Level

Intermediate

Offer Period

Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep

Type of Trip

Group

Highlights

 
  • Try your hand at mountaineering with the help of an expert local guide.

  • Spend an unforgettable night in the Colomina Hut surrounded by the Pyrenees.

  • Explore the Aigüestortes National Park, the only national park in Catalonia.

 

Work on your skills and climb high mountain peaks on this introductory mountaineering weekend course in the amazing Aigüestortes National Park!

In the heart of the Pyrenees and with nearly 200 lakes, the Aigüestortes National Park offers a unique landscape. You can practice a wide range of outdoor activities in this wild mountain region the whole year round, but mountaineering is one of the best ways to discover the wonders of this beautiful Spanish location.

On this program, we’ll spend two days in this spectacular National Park. We will learn the essentials of alpine mountaineering including proper use of equipment and how to put into practice some orientation techniques. Our starting point will be at the Sallente Reservoir, located in the Fosca Valley. Then, we will cross the upper part of this beautiful valley and spend the night at the Colomina HutWe will walk between 6-7 hours each day.

I will be happy to teach you the skills you need to climb this peak. Of course, I will be there through and through to make sure you are safe and also enjoy the trip to the fullest!

So, are you ready to learn the fundamentals of mountaineering? Then send a request and prepare for this unforgettable adventure in the amazing Aigüestortes National Park!

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Price per person

 
Group of 1
80 EUR

Group of 2
80 EUR

Group of 3
80 EUR

Group of 4
80 EUR

Group of 5
80 EUR

Group of 6
80 EUR

Group of 7
80 EUR

Group of 8
80 EUR

 

Price includes

 
  • Guiding fee
  • Personal Insurance
 

Other details

 
Skill level required

First time

Fitness level required

Fit

Meeting point

Sallente Reservoir

Accommodation

Colomina Refugee

More info

Necessary material:

-30L-40L Backpack

-Water from 1 to 2 L per person

-Snacks

-Comfortable mountain clothes

-High cane boots with gore-tex or similar membrane

-Warm clothing for bad weather (a polar, waterproof jacket, ...)

-Fine gloves

-Sunscreen

-A hat

-Sunglasses

-Waterproof trousers (depending on weather forecast)

-A mobile phone with battery (optional a usb charger)

-A kit (dressings, included, personal medication, scissors, etc)

-Photo camera

-Comfortable resting clothes (you can use the necessary one for the second day)

-Sac sleeve or light sack

-Personal cleaning utensils

-Personal documentation and cash

 

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