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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Snow Shoeing in Astun, Huesca, Aragon Spain
Astun offers many snow shoeing trails, through snow covered mountains and beautiful scenery, both for beginners and experienced adventurers. There is a main trail that takes you from Astun to Candanchu and you can visit Col de Moines, Pico Aspe, Ibon de Estanés.
This trail is about 34 km/21 mi in length and has a cumulative elevation of 945 m/3100 ft. The highest altitude is at 2265 m/7431 ft and the lowest is at 1559 m/5144 ft and there are even trails that lead into the French Pyrenees mountains.
There are training professionals that know the area very well, offering family or group trips to the natural environment of Astun. Bring your own equipment, or rent everything from nearby stores.