MTB Trail 22: Cistella - Vilarig - Terrades

Town
  • Cistella
Category
  • Blue routes (medium)
Location
  • Start from Cistella
E-mail
  • informacio@salines-bassegoda.org

NOTE: This route is located on the perimeter of the fire which affected this zone THE SUMMER OF 2012. PART OF THE TRAIL signaling has been affected. JUST DO IT IS RECOMMENDED BY FOLLOWING THE TRACK FOR THE GPS. WE ARE WORKING FOR returning the signposting. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Pretty circular trail from Cistella to Terrades.

Travel distance: 16.94 kilometers.

Min. altitude: 110 meters, max.: 269 meters.

Accum. upward slope: 444 meters, downward: 442 meters.

Degree of difficulty: Moderate.

Finishes at starting point (circular): Yes.

Itinerary: The trail passes through Pla de Camps and up to the mountain range of l'Illa. From here, through the Pla de Palau, we arrive at the hamlet of Palau-Surroca. Through the Pla de la Roca we reach Terrades. We turn south, among rivers and pine trees, following the GR-2 trail to Vilarig, going under its castle. Smooth descent to Cistella from the west.