FREERIDE: TURÓ DEL FORN SORTENY/RIALB I WANT THE ACTIVE TOURISM APP

FREERIDE: TURÓ DEL FORN SORTENY/RIALB

Ordino

I WANT THE ACTIVE TOURISM APP
DifficultyEasy
Distance9,1 km
Altitude difference+945 m / -943 m

Ordino


It's an easy route at Sorteny car park after the village of El Serrat, climbing up the road towards the entrance to the Sorteny nature park.

Start point: We suggest a circular route starting and ending at the Sorteny car park. We will climb the Sorteny valley to the mountain hut, where there is a path to El Grau de la Llossa and from here we have to climb the whole ridge NE over the La Rabassa gulleys. We can enjoy views of the Sorteny and Rialb valley. The last straight of 200 m take us to the summit of El Turó del Forn. Going NW, we can see the long drop to the Rialb valley. The walk to the summit takes about 3 or 3.5 hours. 

Descent: It is very simple. Ideal for beginners, without technical difficulties as it is wide and obstacle-free. The gradient is regular with a long descent constantly at 30°-35°; only in the last part before the mountain hut does it change to 40° at most on the last face, for around 200 m. After the hut, we will descend the bottom of the Rialb valley near the river, gliding back to the start point.

Parking area: (42°37'32.95"N and 1°33'6.73"E).

Drop: 35-45°

Find more freeride routes and enjoy your favourite sport for longer.

Download Alpify, the safety application that in the event of emergency allows users to send their exact location to the rescue teams.


ACTIVITIES YOU CAN DO VERY NEARBY

Xalet Bringué Spa: relaxing massages in Andorra

A FULL RELAXING MASSAGE

A FULL RELAXING MASSAGE

Enjoy a full relaxing massage at the Xalet Bringué Spa in Andorra

Sorteny Nature Park

SORTENY NATURE PARK

SORTENY NATURE PARK

Sorteny Nature Park is a botanical paradise with more than 800 species of flowers and plants, some unique to the Pyrenees. 

Tourist bus route 6: Landscapes and traditions

TOURIST BUS ROUTE 6: LANDSCAPES AND TRADITIONS

TOURIST BUS ROUTE 6: LANDSCAPES AND TRADITIONS

On Route 6 we climb to La Coma de Arcalís, at an altitude of 2,300 metres, from where we can enjoy the spectacular high mountain landscapes. 

+
Hot Karite Thalassa Massage

HOT KARITE THALASSA MASSAGE

HOT KARITE THALASSA MASSAGE

Relax and care for your body with the softness of Karite butter!

+
Tourist Bus Route 5: Landscapes, lake and energy

TOURIST BUS ROUTE 5: LANDSCAPES, LAKE AND ENERGY

TOURIST BUS ROUTE 5: LANDSCAPES, LAKE AND ENERGY

On the full-day route 5, we will leave Andorra la Vella for Escaldes-Engordany.

+

MORE MOUNTAIN ROUTES AROUND YOU

Ruta de Senderisme: Ruta Verdaguer - Estany de Creussans

HIKING: RUTA VERDAGUER - ESTANY DE CREUSSANS

Ordino

Ruta de Senderisme: Tomb de Llorts a Sedornet

HIKING: TOMB DE LLORTS A SEDORNET

Ordino

Ruta de Senderisme guiada: Ocells, Papallones i Zones Humides

GUIDED HIKING: OCELLS, PAPALLONES I ZONES HUMIDES

Ordino

GRT 1: La ruta de les 3 nacions

GRT 1: LA RUTA DE LES 3 NACIONS

Ordino

HOTELS THAT MIGHT ALSO INTEREST YOU

Refugi de les Fonts

LES FONTS HUT

La Massana

Hotel Xalet Bringué

HOTEL XALET BRINGUÉ

Ordino

Aparthotel Rialb

APARTHOTEL RIALB

Ordino

Aparthotel La Neu

APARTHOTEL LA NEU

Ordino