MTB Trail 19: The Human touch

Town
  • Biure d'Empordà
Category
  • Green routes (easy)
Location
  • Start from Biure
E-mail
  • informacio@salines-bassegoda.org

This trail allows us to observe the evolution of the landscapes with man's intervention: dry rock walls, shepherd and vineyard sheds, limestone ovens, rows of olive trees and cherry tree fields cover the nearby landscape.

Travel distance: 8.35 kilometers 

Min. altitude: 53 meters, max.: 137 meters

Accum. upward slope: 327 meters, downward: 333 meters.

Degree of difficulty: Easy.

Finishes at starting point (circular):  Yes.

Itinerary: From the valley of Ricardell, we enter the Llobregat valley. With Bassegoda behind us, we face the plain that opens up from Pertús pass to Cap de Creus, accompanied by the work of thousands of people throughout time.