Baumes Corcades

Baumes Corcades
Baumes Corcades

The hill of the Puigsagordi of 972 metres of altitude situa in the municipal terms of Centelles and Balenyà. It heaves on the cabecera of the river Congost and is formed by materials of the eoceno had almost horinzontalmente, where appear successive repisas calcareous rich in marine fossils.

The road ferrata of the Baumes Corcades goes up until the peak of the hill of Puigsagordi by the bancales of stone more vertical, in the middle of a landscape soberbio and cambiante according to the orientation that goes taking the way.

In the promotion will enjoy of the sight of all the flat of Vic, protected by the castle of Tona. If we look to the north will see the Oriental Pyrenees, the Guilleries and the Collsacabra, in front, the macizo of the Montseny and the castle of Tagamanent and south, the bluffs of Bertí.

Together with the ferrata Regina, them Baumes Corcades is surely the ferrata more popular of Catalonia and possibly was the more transitada of the two.

To arrive to the start of the road ferrata, by the C-17 direction Vic, go out in the municipality of Centelles. Once in the village have to cross it in search of the road to Sant Feliu of Codines. We will take a detour indicated to the left to the But of Banyeres, until finding a poster that indicates the start of the ferrata: some yellow marks will indicate us the way.

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Barcelona 1 8 Km. 330 m. 330 m. Alta Recorrido Circular
November 2010
lugar
Place
Núm. de estapas
Days
Longitud
Length
Barcelona 1 8 Km.
Desnivel Positivo
Desnivel Desnivel Positivo
Desnivel Negativo
Desnivel Desnivel Negativo
Dificultad
Difficulty
Tipo de ruta
Type route
330 m. 330 m. Alta Recorrido Circular