Winter is already here, and although at first glance may seem to be the worst time of year to do sport: lack of daily hours of light, low temperatures, ice on the ground or bad weather, and so on. It is a fantastic and exclusive season to do different sports outdoors with which not to leave abandoned our body cult in these weeks of excesses.
Skiing in Grandvalira, Andorra
One of the references for skiers within the Iberian Peninsula. The Grandvalira ski resort in Andorra is currently the largest ski resort in southern Europe in terms of the number of skiable kilometers including the sectors of the Grandvalira de Encamp, Canillo, El Tarter, Soldeu, Grau Roig, and Pas de la Casa skiable domain: in total, 210 skiable kilometers spread over 128 runs.
Every year, Grandvalira hosts sporting events of the highest standard. The Après-ski in Grandvalira is almost as important as the ski itself. If you have been left with the desire to ski a little more you can go to its night slope of Pas de la Casa, a wonder.
Mountain Bike in the Alps, France
One of the most famous reliefs of Europe, and ideal location for the holidays of thousands of tourists passionate about cycling. Easy roads, difficult and very technical routes, downhills that are a great challenge for the most experts and terrain of all kinds. The Alps are the dream of any mountain biking enthusiast.
The landscape will leave you breathless: traditional wooden houses with snow-covered roofs, waterfalls, endless mountains, green grass as far as your eye can see… it is the perfect place to go by bike and enjoy. Ideal for beginners and for those looking for extreme challenges.
Dog sleds in Spitsbergen, Norway
You can choose to hike through the birch forests on the Alta River or climb the Altadena Valley to the Finnmarksvidda mountain plateau. There are two people for each sled, one standing and driving the sled, and the other sitting comfortably on the reindeer skins placed on top of the sled. Our companions will be Alaskan Huskies of different sizes and colors, from total black to total white. It is considered healthier and more robust than the Siberian breed.
Known as Norwegian Lapland, the climate of this city is good, with low rainfall, a pleasant temperature in winter and mild summers. On winter nights it is easy to see the aurora borealis in its celestial dance.
Crossing in Yosemite National Park, California
Every year thousands of people dust off their wardrobes to look for the necessary material for a hiking route. Boots, canteens, sunscreen and an endless number of elements will end up inside our backpack. The journey has become one of the most practiced outdoor sporting activities by people in groups.
To tour the mountains of the area, the first thing you need is the desire to see new places, and then it is essential to have some knowledge, technical equipment and safety measures. Yosemite National Park, in California, is one of the first natural parks in the United States, best known for its waterfalls, although throughout the park you’ll find deep valleys, meadows, giant sequoias, an extensive jungle and much more to enjoy on foot.