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/66.2°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.
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Mountain Biking in Hogsback, Amathole, Eastern Cape South Africa
Hogsback is a biking town for all seasons, with white winters and summer thunderstorms. The area’s topography allows for amazing mountain biking experience with spectacular scenic beauty, involving waterfalls, rivers and indigenous forests.
The biking tour is a 17 km / 10.5 mi circular route, lasting 2 hours and a terrain of a mixture of gravel road, jeep tracks and singular lanes. There are 2 options for biking, you can choose to have a guided tour or just take a map, permit and few tips and you are ready to rock and roll!! Open all year round, minimum age is at 10 years-old but with biking experience.
Relevant activites based in South Africa
This 2-3 hour adventure is the most popular adventure activity where you can experience the best that Tsitsikamma offers! If you are keen to explore deeper into the Storms River Gorge, and experience the deep, long, quiet pools with ancient forests and deep caves then the kayak and lilo trip is for you!