Snowshoeing: Refugi de la vall del Riu

SNOWSHOEING: REFUGI DE LA VALL DEL RIU

Level

mig

Distance

3.77 km

Height difference

+360 m / -360 m

Snowshoeing: refugi de la vall del riu

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)

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