The mountain resort of Vall de Nuria is located in the Eastern Pyrenees of the municipality of Queralbs. There is no road leading there, only by train or the old footpath - mule track. Enjoy the spectacular mountain landscape using an unusual transport, the rack railway.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Snowboarding in Breckenridge Ski Resort, Breckenridge, Colorado USA
This wonderful ski resort is one of the two most visited in North America and one of the most popular of the world. Ski Magazine ranked it in the top 10 ski resorts in the US and BBC ranked it in the top 5 ski locations of the world. On peak 9 people can snowboard, but on peak 10 is the tough stuff.
In Breckenridge there is also the Imperial Express Super Chair, the highest chairlift in North America. There are 5 terrain parks in twenty five acres including the Freeway Terrain Park, consistently ranked as one of the best on the continent by Snowboarder, Transworld and Snowboarding magazines.
Average snowfall is 300 in/762 cm and skiable acreage is 2358 ac/9.54 km². Number of runs is 155 and number of lifts is 29. Open season lasts from mid-November to mid-April.