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Catalunya is a rock star! Read on for the lowdown on the best places to get high in one of Europe’s top climbing destinations. Read more

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Lace up your boots, choose a destination and hit the trails! The brisk autumn weather makes for perfect hiking. Bonus points if you manage to catch these trails just as the leaves are changing! Read more

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Get your snow fix in the Catalan Pyrenees this winter. Read more

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Exhilarating and energetic, this popular adventure sport is the best way to find out what lies within Catalunya’s mountainous landscape. Read more

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Photo by Carol Moran

Get off the beaten track and enjoy the winter white out like never before with our beginner’s guide to snowshoeing in the Pyrenees. Read more

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Experience the beauty of the Catalan countryside from a different, white-knuckle perspective. Read more

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Leave the heat of the city behind and head for the mountains of Parc Nacional D'Aigüestortes i Estany de Stant Maurici. Read more

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This land of high mountains and narrow valleys boasts the best ski slopes in the Pyrenees and a number of resorts that cater for all levels. Read more

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A quick guide to the region’s 10 ski resorts. Read more

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Planning a ski trip? Check our guide to the Pyrenees' resorts. Read more

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Escape the city to some fabulous winter ski resorts. Andorra, Llívia and Núria.

Thanks to an early cold snap, the Pyrenean ski stations kicked off the season on December 1st, and will continue until late April, giving you plenty of time to head to the mountains for some winter fun. Read more

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© José Luis Rodríguez. Photo courtesy Agència Catalana de Turisme

With the warm days approaching, it’s time to explore Catalunya’s walking routes. Read more

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You'll find a good day's skiing not too far from Barcelona Read more

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Canyoning is an extreme sport that goes by many names around the world, and that the Pyrenees are an excellent place to practise it Read more

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Trekking in the Pyrenees

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A variety of flora and fauna reward a hiker on the many trails that run through the Pyrenees mountain range, which is reachable in three hours or so from Barcelona Read more

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A history of the Centre Excursionista de Catalunya, the pioneers of mountaineering in Catalunya Read more

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