Astun is located in the source of Aragon river, in the Pyrenees mountains near the borders of Spain with France. The station occupies two high mountain valleys, La Raca and Truchas each of which is accessible by a chairlift. The temperature varies from 2°C/35.6°F to 19°C/75.2°F throughout the year, with January being the coldest and August the warmest month. It is an ideal spot for many activities and excursions all around the year.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Snowboarding in Candanchu, Huesca, Aragon Spain
The spot provides 51 trails of a total of 51 km/31 mi and a 900 m/2952 ft vertical drop. It’s one of the oldest resorts in the area, an ideal destination for snowboard lovers.
The spot also offers 6 chair lifts and 18 ski tows with the first lift being situated at 1500 m (4921 ft). The peak of the resort is La Tuca at 2400 m (7874 ft) and among the 51 trails, 10 are for beginners (green), 11 are easy (blue), 18 are intermediate (red) and 12 are for expert (black) snowboarders.
There are a lot of shops, training schools and clubs in the area where you can buy, repair or even rent your equipment.