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.
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Snowboarding in Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, Sochi, Kray of Krasnodar Russia
In Krasnaya Polyana, at an altitude of 1100 m/3608 ft, to the west of the Rosa Khutor plateau in the famous ski resort of Rosa Khutor, an amazing area is placed. The Rosa Khutor Extreme Park contains a snowboard park, perfect for freestyle snowboarding.
The park has a maximum capacity of 10000 spectators standing and 4000 seated, so the show that snowboarders perform will be in front of a huge crowd.
The snowboard park is meant to be used for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics of 2014 for the freestyle snowboarding sport. Features of the park include halfpipe, parallel giant slalom, snowboard cross, slopestyle and parallel slalom.
All these guarantee a spectacular show, full of jumps and tricks. Post Olympic use of the park includes practicing of various teams. The park is a fabulous asset to the already awesome ski resort, so Rosa Khutor will attract even more insane snowboarders, who just want to enjoy a nice freestyle session in the Extreme Park.