SNOWSHOEING: REFUGI DE LA VALL DEL RIU I WANT THE ACTIVE TOURISM APP

SNOWSHOEING: REFUGI DE LA VALL DEL RIU

Canillo

I WANT THE ACTIVE TOURISM APP
DifficultyModerate
Distance3.77 km
Altitude difference+360 m / -360 m

Canillo


A route of moderate difficulty that runs through the bucolic valley of Riu, located in the parish of Canillo. 

It offers some unique views where you can marvel at the wonderful bordes of Armiana, borde del Mora and the Riu Valley cabin, a mountain hut refuge for eight people situated at 2,260 metres, on the hillside of the Pic del Estanyó.

STARTING POINT

Take the CG-2 towards Canillo. When you reach the village of Canillo, at km 10, turn left at the roundabout towards Ordino on the Coll d’Ordino road (CS-240). At kilometre point 3.8 you will spot a trail on the right-hand side. An information sign indicates the start of the trail.

Ascent time: 2 hr
Descent time: 1 hr 30 min

Positive elevation change: 360 m (outward)
Negative elevation change: 360 m (return)

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

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EVENTS YOU JUST CANNOT MISS

2018 Cattle Fair of Canillo

2018 CATTLE FAIR OF CANILLO

  • The  21/10/2018

In line with previous years, Canillo will celebrate the cattle and craft fair the third Sunday of October.

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NIGHT BUS TOUR
2018 WORLD TOURISM DAY

  • From 27/09/2018 to 29/09/2018

Sign up for the exclusive night-time itinerary of the Andorra Bus Tour for World Tourism Day.

ACTIVITIES YOU CAN DO VERY NEARBY

Drive a 4x4 on the snow

DRIVE A 4X4 ON THE SNOW

DRIVE A 4X4 ON THE SNOW

Enjoy the Land Rover experience and drive like never before on snow.

The traditional bordes

THE TRADITIONAL BORDES

THE TRADITIONAL BORDES

If you want to try the best Andorran cuisine, reserve your table now at one of the country's traditional bordes.

In your own way: orienteering and ski touring in Andorra

ORIENTEERING AND SKI TOURING

ORIENTEERING AND SKI TOURING

If you like heading up the slopes without rushing, ski touring is just for you.

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Ice rink

ICE RINK

ICE RINK

The Palau de Gel in Canillo is the only centre in Andorra with an ice rink. Do you fancy skating?

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Esquiar en família: Grandvalira

FAMILY SKIING: GRANDVALIRA

FAMILY SKIING: GRANDVALIRA

If you like skiing with the family, Grandvalira has lots of options for you to get started off skiing with your loved ones. 

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