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 Mount Hood Skibowl, Portland, Oregon USA
It is also known as a night skiing area, the largest one close to Portland.
You can enjoy 960 ac/3.88 km² of skiable terrain, most of which is lit. There are 9 lifts to serve the area, 4 Double Chairs, 4 Surface Lifts and a Tubing lift. The elevation reaches up to 3600 ft/1097 m and average snowfall is estimated to be around 300 in/762 cm. There are 65 runs in this resort and you will need plenty of time to explore them all.
This spot attracts all experience levels, from beginners to experts, so there is something here for everyone. Olympian Petr Kakes, a very experienced and passionate instructor owns a ski school and gives skiing and mountain biking lessons, so his students are in very good hands.
You can also rent your gear at the resort, enjoy a nice meal and great accommodation. Many events and attractions take place here from time to time, so if you want to amuse yourself while exercising your favorite sport, you might want to check the schedule before arriving.