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This is a group for anyone interested in hiking, rock climbing, camping, sports making and etc. All skill levels are welcome. It is all started from our love to nature and out door activities . We started to hike with our friends and decided to share our pleasure with more and more people. So we thought it would be a great idea to create our group in ¨meet up¨in oder to meet other outdoor enthusiasts. We are looking forward to exploring the outdoors with everybody.

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CANYONING IN MIRAVAL and HIKING IN ORDESA 2 DAYS:)

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Ordesa( Husca)-is the best hiking destination in Spain!It is also has the best canyoning spots! En castellano con este link https://www.meetup.com/mamuthiking/pages/29169949/HIKING_IN_ORDESA_AND_CANYONING_IN_MIRAVAL!/?success=pages_add In oder to participate please fill this form https://forms.gle/M8zNyQibCnoEKkDC6 ,50 %of the payment should be done in advance:) Huesca is considered one of the best places in Spain to practice this sport. There are one of the best hiking places there as well! 🐘Here is the program for two days of our adventure: 🗻day one: Leaving Barcelona at 08:00.Reaching Ainsa(will share with you the address of our Albergue in whats up) by 11 o´clock. Coffe or a lunch time till 12 o´clock and we will start our route in Valle de Ordesa national park. 🗻Valle de Ordesa: This is a spectacular place, Ordesa Valley has a mixed forest with Plains Diazas. amd black pines .You will be ale to observe the five mountain ranges of pre-Pyrenees, Mount Montañesa, and Sierra de Guara. Aside from these magnificent views, you may even be lucky enough to sight the beautiful Edelweiss flower at this spot.We will make the most beautifull route of waterfall Cola de Caballo..It will last 16 km,we will be able to swimm of couse! This evening we can rest in Ainsa,beautifull village,where we can relax,go to a restaurant or just grab a beer before coming back to our cozy Albergue. 🗻Day 2 08:00 waiking up 08:30 Breakfast 09:00 Leaving Albergue and preparing for Canyoning in Miraval.Perfect canyoning for a group like us! IT is good for beginners, but as well for someone who tried canyoning before!It has a lot to offer! If you are afraid of jumping , you can easily escape it and walk dawn carefully. But for adventurers ones ,it has a lot of options to jump to! MEETUP DETAILS Please before signing it read rules and regulations https://www.meetup.com/mamuthiking/about/ We will go with cars, Drivers are not paying the gasoline. It will be 20 euros aproximly for each in the car.(going and coming back) 🗻We are meeting at 08:00 at a place we arrange in whats up 🗻Back to Barcelona on Sunday : 21:00 .approximately HIKE DETAILS Total Distance: 16 km ,moderate 🐘🐘🐘 🗻Estimated Completion Time: 6 hours in total walking + 1/2 hour for the lunch, besides the time to relax 🎒Take with you: good shoes for trekking, water, food for picnic (sandwiches, fruits and others), jacket in case of cold weather 🗻Price : 140 Euros per person includes: kanyoning material,canyoning activity,insurance of canyoning,hiking,albergue,breakfast What it does not include: dinner,gasoline Join us for this adventure!

Via verde -cycling along Ebre river

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Via verde -cycling along Ebre river To attend the meeting please Fill in the form: https://forms.gle/budGFBjfwAJwcn548 En castellano en este enlace: https://www.meetup.com/mamuthiking/pages/29236496/Via_verde_-cycling_along_Ebre_river/ The “Vias Verdes” are cycling and walking trails that are to be found in many regions of Spain. Converted from abandoned railway lines, these routes make fantastic trails that cut through some of the most beautiful parts of rural Spain. Here in the Terres de l’Ebre in Catalonia, we have two connecting routes, which run from the mountainous terrain of Terra Alta right down to Tortosa via the Ebro Valley, or beyond onto the Ebro Delta. You can, of course, walk any section of the Via Verde too, but we think, for a great day out during your holiday, cycling is by far the best way to enjoy more of the trail. Since the routes were originally made for trains there are no steep gradients making it ideal for families or those who haven’t ridden a bike in years! In fact, much of the section from Horta de Sant Joan to Tortosa runs slightly down hill so you barely have to peddle! The scenery en route is delightful. what is the plan? We start cycling rom Horta, spectacular mountains form the backdrop, where you may see Griffon vultures soar overhead, and if you are lucky catch a glimpse of a mountain goat or two.Our route will last 34 km, and we finish in Xerta where we can seat at the cafe and have a cold drink. You will love the excitement of cycling through the many tunnels and over bridges. Most of the tunnels have automatic lighting activated by a sensor as you enter the tunnel. Others don’t, so it’s even more exciting when headlamps are needed! In the middle of the route we will stop to swimm in the river - natural pool and enjoy a cooling dip and a picnic. The photo below is taken at Fontcalda, a true beauty spot surrounded by steep sided cliffs and where there are barbeque facilities and picnic tables. Then finally, when we leave the higher mountains behind us will re-unit with the majestic Ebro which you will ride alongside for the last few kilometres. MEETUP DETAILS We are meeting at 07:45 at a place we arrange in whats up.(center) The bus takes us at 08:00 It can wait maximum of 5 minutes, so please do not be late. It 5 take us about 3 hours to get there:) Back to Barcelona : 21.00h.aproximatly Activity DETAILS Total Distance: 34 km Difficulty level: easy you just need to know how to cycle! Estimated Completion Time: 3 hours in total cycling + 2 hour for the lunch, besides the time for resting and swimming take with you sport shose, sport clothes)swimming shose( for your comodity to enter to water) optional water-min 2 litters food for picnic (sandwiches, fruits and others), wind jacket, :) Price : 60 Euros per person which include (transportation included going and coming back in private bus with the driver):)It will take us to both ways. renting the bikes , halmet, insurance in case of damage, as we start from one place and finish at the other we have a car which transport our bycicles to the place of origen. please if you want to come fill the form If you decide not to come , please cancel your assistance as soon as possible, there is a limit of the seats. The latest time for cancelling is 24 hours before the hike, which means morning one day before hike starts, telling you are not coming after that time consider as no show. So means unfortunately we can not take you next time. Thank you for understanding! in oder to atend the payment of 30 euros should be done in advance in oder to reserve you a bycicle:)

Hike inside of the water! Exploring Aragon and Falls of Bierge!

Please before signing it read rules and regulations https://www.meetup.com/mamuthiking/about/ En castellano en este enlace https://www.meetup.com/mamuthiking/pages/29297280/Hike_inside_of_the_water!___Exploring_Aragon/?success=pages_add To join us, fill this form please https://forms.gle/mYXXejZwD2RnoKTP7 This sunday we will be hiking inside of the water!I It is one of the most incredible places we ever visited ! There is an amazing region which is located next to Catalonia-is Aragón. And it has so much to offer! In august it is a very good time to go there; we will explore a unique geological terrains & waterfalls. Falls of Bierge/ salto de Bierge is a magnificent place to spend a day in a good company ! Alcanadre river crosses the Sierra of Guara by forming on its passage some deep ravines, canyons and gorges. These are very appreciated by the canyoneurs which come from all Europe and even from other continents. The sector of the river Alcanadre between Bara and Bierge offers as many swimming pools to bathe as canyons to be lowered. We will start our hike from the view point of Morrano village, going dawn though some gorges & canyons ending up at Tamara waterfall, where we can have a lunch and swim. After that we will continue walking always by the river, enjoying amazing views of canyons and goats-climbers. They are all over that place!!!I could even gaze how the goat mom, was showing to the little one how to climb. Very exiting scene! At the end we will get to impressive falls of Bierge. There is a restaurant next to this fall, where we can have drinks or a dinner. Hike details 🗻We meet at a place we arrange in whats up group, at 07:30 (center) 🗻The bus takes us at 7:456 It can wait maximum of 5 minutes, so please do not be late. It will take us about three hours to get there. That is why we a meeting that early as usual:) 🗻Back to Barcelona : 21.00h.aproximatly 🗻Total Distance of hiking : 12,5 kms 🗻Hike Difficulty level: middle Estimated Completion Time: 4,5 hours in total walking + 1 hour for the lunch, +1 hour besides the time to relax and swimming Getting back to Barcelona by 21 hours approximately. We are 24 hikers on this hike 🎒Take with you: hiking shoes(sport shoes),raining shoes!(we will walk through the river,so we will be most of the time touching water) water, food for picnic (sandwiches, fruits and others), swimming suite Average age of participants: From 23 to 50years old, mainly. Elevation gain: 600 m. Altitude : 649 👤Price : 35 Euros for person(transportation included going and coming back in private bus with the driver):) We recommend: swimming boots! Sticks for walking if you need those. please if you want to come fill this form Writing at night or early morning doesn’t count as a notice! Write a notice that you are not coming two days before the event happens. So we can give your place to other people who would like to join. If you don’t do so ,you can rather pay your seat at the bus, or otherwise we cannot take you next time with us to our trip

Undiscovered Andorra, lakes of Incles Valley

En español en este link https://www.meetup.com/mamuthiking/pages/29332652/Undiscovered_Andorra,_lakes_of__Incles_Valley/?success=pages_add Before signing in please check mamut hiking rules and regulations :) https://www.meetup.com/mamuthiking/about/ If you would like to participate please fill the form!:) https://forms.gle/hFLEaWx7QAAPavpp8 Andorra is a famous place to go to ski in winter, but not so many people actually know that Andorra is just amazing in summer! Beautiful valleys and the mountains, all of this is coming with the pure lakes. It is great going there in summer, because Andorra is located on a height up to 2400 meters above the sea level. We will discover untouchable lakes in this beautiful country, probably some of you can try to swim there (even thou the water could be a bit cold).After a hike we will visit a tiny village called Incles, this is from where we start our track and finish it. The Incles valley is probably the prettiest valley in Andorra, still unspoiled by ugly buildings, wide roads and traffic. Walking along this valley in spring is like walking through a botanical garden. As the valley is relatively flat, it is an outing for everybody. We will stop at the end of the valley and will have a picnic surrounded by magnificent scenery. incles valley is a "must" and you should not miss this almost magical place. More details We meet at a place we arrange in whats up group, at 07:30 (center) The bus takes us at 07:45 It can wait maximum of 5 minutes, so please do not be late. It will take us about three hours to get there. That is why we a meeting that early as usual :) Back to Barcelona : 21.00h.aproximatly Total Distance of hiking : 12,5 kms Hike Difficulty level: middle Estimated Completion Time:6,5hours in total walking + 1 hour for the lunch, besides the time to relax and swimming We are 24 hikers on this hike Take with you: hiking shoes(sport shoes), water, food for picnic (sandwiches, fruits and others), bikinis. orgonizer: Julia (speaks English, Spanish, Russian and Italian ). Elevation gain: 700 m. Altitude : 2367 Price : 35 Euros for person(transportation included going and coming back in private bus with the driver):) We recommend: take bikinis in case you want to swimm! please if you want to come please fill the form as we have other hikers signing in from facebook there are less places as its appear at meet up, so please if you want to come write to me a private message! If you are not coming you should write a notice as soon as possible! Writing at night or early morning doesn’t count as a notice! Write a notice that you are not coming two days before the event happens. So we can give your place to other people who would like to join. If you don’t do so , you can rather pay your seat at the bus, or otherwise we cannot take you next time with us to our trip Thank you for understanding!

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CADAQUÉS ,CAP DE CREUS AND SIGEAN AFRICAN ZOO!

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