The Sportiva Andorra trail, now in 3 stages, the first stage will consist of a 5km Prologue, the Second Stage of 25km and 1.890m D + and the third stage of 17km and 1.200m D +
Friday, October 14, 2022 at 19.30h
Departure from Plaça Co-Prínceps d'Escaldes-Engordany towards the Church of Sant Pere Màrtir d'Escaldes to go down the entire footbridge that borders the Valira d'Orient River.
We leave the footbridge and climb the cobblestones of the Camí de Salita and the Camí del Grau to pass in front of the beautiful Chapel of Sant Jaume d'Engordany.
We continue to gain height along the path and paths of the Vilars to the second Chapel of Sant Roma where we will enjoy and so throughout the route of spectacular views over Escaldes and Andorra la Vella and all its incredible valleys, we will continue to climb to the Mas de Can Diumenge highest point of the prologue and here a quick and direct descent along the old paths of Can Guem and the path of the Peletera will take us to the Plaza de l'Esbart Santa Anna and a little further we will cross the famous and beautiful bridge Romanesque Engordany to finally take the path of the cat fountain that will leave us in the middle of the commercial axis of Avinguda Carlemany and the arrival of the prologue.
Saturday, October 15, 2022 at 10.00h
Departure from Plaça Co-Prínceps d'Escaldes-Engordany in the direction of La Font de la Closa and Coll Jovell, to enter the Madriu Perafita Valley -Claror, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, we will pass by the Refuge from Font Vert to the first refreshment station located in Estall serrer. We will start a climb that will take us to the spectacular Estany Blau and to the Coll del Agols where we will start the whole ridge with spectacular views until we reach La Tossa de Braibal.
An unprecedented descent through the Font de Braibal takes us to the path of the Pleta del Guitart and once we reach the path of the Pardines we will find the Second Provisioning, we will continue along the lake of Engolasters and recovering its Old Way we will approach Can Noguer to climb the descent to the arrival located in the Plaça coprínceps d'Escales-Engordany.
Cut-off times at Estall Serrer 13.30H and at the Second Provisioning 16.00h.
Maximum time to complete the stage 7 hours.
Sunday, October 16, 2022 at 10.00h
Departure from Plaça Coprínceps d'Escaldes-Engordany in the direction of the Rec de l'Obach, 2km from Rec and we will start to climb the GR-7 to find the Camí de Salobre until we reach the Palomera pass, where we will leave the GR-7 to take a short descent that will take us to the Costaseda pass and soon we will reach the huts of Manyat we will pass the Cortal Cremat and continue climbing until we reach the Cortal del Farrer where we will find the first refreshments. From there we will return in the direction of the Bosc de Palomera passing by the Cortal del Gaspar and a very running path will take us through the Bosc de Palomera to the Font del Cuc where we will start the descent until we reach the Cortal de la Plana where we will take the path. de Prat First to the second Provisioning in the car park of La Comella.
We will look for the antenna of the Coll de la Comella and its Camino Vell until it connects with the Camí del Rec de la Plana until the junction of the GR-7.
Once we are on the GR-7 we will be on the Camí del Madriu and we will continue descending until we cross the Comella road to take the cobbled section that already takes us to the arrival area at Plaça Coprínceps d’Escaldes-Engordany.
Cut-off times, Cortal del Farrer 12.30pm - Comella refreshments 1pm.
Maximum time to complete the stage 5 hours.