The technical work of the project “The conservation of all Paths in the Valley of Siarb” consists on physical work: clearing paths, putting stones aside the way, rebuilding the easier section of dry stone wall, improving the signals with paint and improving paths of the paved section.
Shelter of Llagunes. Bunk beds equipped with showers and WC. Fully equipped kitchen and saloon. The accommodation is 10 minutes walking from the village centre, basic living conditions.
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Visit to the abandoned village of Santa Creu
Excursion to “les Moles”
Hiking from Llagunes to Sort+ Rafting (35 euros extra cost per volunteer)+ Picninc
Night games and activities, painting in the dark
Balmes Blancs is an association that runs the “Refugi Vall de Siarb”. A kind of “ Youth Hostel” in a small village in the Catalan Pyrenees.
The Refugi is in Llagunes, 15 people village at 1300 meters high. Tourists and hikers visit this area and enjoy walking nice paths around and contemplating the rural landscape of the area.
Balmes Blancs was born as a project whose mission is to valorise the Catalan territory and in particular in the mountain regions by designing and implementing thematic experiences in nature. The proposed activities combining sport, mainly hiking while learning about relevant aspects of the place visited, either in the natural, historical or cultural fields.
Travel information, Parental Agreement, Medical Information
To get to our camp you will have to spend some hours of travelling from Barcelona because the mountains are a little bit far from the sea. So we recommend you buy the flight tickets early in the morning.
The bus you have to take links Port del Cantó with the way Sort – La Seu d’Urgell – Sort (more information: www.risortbus.com). This company offers daily passenger transport demand between Sort – La Seu d Urgell – Sort). You have to demand for the Llagunes stop.
To arrive by bus to La Seu d’Urgell and Sort there is a bus company Alsina i Graells (more information: www.alsa.es). Daily Line bus from Barcelona and Lleida.
You will have more detailed information in the Infosheet