Snowshoeing: Refugi de la vall del Riu

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Distance

3.77 km

Level

Moderate

Height difference

+360 m / -360 m

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

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HOTELS YOU MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN...

Hotel Ski Plaza

The Ski Plaza is placed Canillo, under 100 metres from the Grandvalira cable car and the Palau de Gel ice rink.

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Campsite Santa Creu

The camp site has 40 plots and is 300m from the urban of Canillo, with the Grandvalira-Canillo cable car and the Palau de Gel d’Andorra.

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Cabana de la Vall del Riu Hut

The Cabana de la Vall del Riu Hut stands at an altitude of 2,160 metres between the Bosc de la Mata and the Costa del Bony Roig. 

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Ribaescorjada Hut

The Ribaescorjada Hut is in the Ribaescorjada Valley between el Pla dels Espiolets and la Obaga de les Mussoles. 

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Hotel Roc del Castell

The Hotel stands in the centre of Canillo, under 100 metres from the cable car to the Grandvalira ski resort, Soldeu sector.

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Colells tourist apartments

With room to sleep between 2 and 8 people, the Colells tourist apartments are located at the foot of the Peretol slopes, in the parish of Canillo.

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