ADVENTURE SPORTS

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Actividades

Adventure sports

The Hotel el Mirador offers you a formula to combat urban stress: adventure sports, with a risk that each dimension according to their abilities.

Here you can find information about the destination, routes, the necessary equipment … All the essential to live your own adventure.

 Canyoning

Meet the most beautiful corners of the Pyrenees enjoying a fun and refreshing activity. The descent of canyons consists of crossing watercourses, some of them with a considerable slope.

We will advance by the canyon, walking the bed or swimming in the water zones.

In places with special inclination the descent is performed as a slide, we will jump (in many cases it is not obligatory), or we will descend them using the rappel technique.

The guide before the activity imparts a theoretical-practical talk to be able to learn all the techniques and precautions necessary for the development of the activity.

You see; A whole water park in the middle of nature !!!

– The adventure sports companies supply you with all the necessary equipment for the descent of ravines and canyons: Neoprene suit 5 pieces 2 pieces, sneakers, harness with anchoring rope, helmet, and backpack with watertight drum in the ravines as needed.

ONLY SHOES AND BATHERS ARE NEEDED; Towel is recommended.

There are different levels; Sure we found one to suit you.

LEAK DEFROST LEVEL 1:

The descent of ravines or canyons consists of walking on the top of a river or torrent (where it is lined), bypassing the unevenness and obstacles that we find in its channel. They are characterized by spectacular landscapes and transparent waters.

It is a very complete and exciting activity as it combines technique of strings and water.

The guide before the activity imparts a theoretical-practical talk to be able to learn all the techniques and precautions necessary for the development of the activity.

LEAK DEFROST LEVEL 2:

In these canyons we can find more rappels, some of which can reach a length of 30 meters.

Repelaras by your main rope and the guide will secure you with an auxiliary rope.

The guide before the activity imparts a theoretical-practical talk to be able to learn all the techniques and precautions necessary for the development of the activity.

LEAK 3 LEVEL DESCENT AND LEVEL 4:

In this category we can find ravines that can count with up to 20 rappels, and with lengths of up to 90 meters in some, more than enough reason for the people who make these canyons already have a certain ease in the technique of Rappel or acquire it by performing some level 2 ravines.

The guide before the activity imparts a theoretical-practical talk to be able to learn all the techniques and precautions necessary for the development of the activity.

Rafting / Kayaking / Hidrospeed

Descent of a typical alpine section between the towns of Torla and Broto.

Very impressive stretch, crossing a spectacular canyon leafy and steep slope that causes a strong speed of water with exciting fast.

Each boat descends a maximum of 6 crew accompanied by a guide and with each group descends another guide more handling a safety kayak canoe.

  • Place / Route: Between the towns of Torla and Broto, in the limits of the Park
  • National of Ordesa and Monte Perdido. The approximate length of the tour is
  • About 6 kilometers.
  • Difficulty: High difficulty, medium and high level.
  • Duration: The average duration of the activity will be approximately 3 hours.
  • Equipment: All necessary equipment is supplied: footwear, neoprene suit,
  • Raincoat, helmet, life jacket and rowing. It is advisable to bring a towel.
  • Season: From May to July.
  • Age / Conditions: Only adults with sports and adventurous mood, and
  • Minimally in shape. In case of excess flow, the
  • A stretch of downstream between Broto and Fiscal. 10 km. approximately,
  • Very maintained tour with strong rapids.
  • It includes:
  • River guide.
  • Accident insurance and R. C.
  • Collective material (ropes, safety material, medicine cabinet …).
  • Individual material (neoprene, scarves, helmet, life jacket and shovel)
  • Internal transport during the activity in the river.
  • Does Not Include:
  • Displacement to the river

CLIMBING AND WAYS FERRATA

Climbing in the Pyrenees is a set of progression techniques, which allow us to ascend steep places.

In the valley of Broto and the Pyrenees offer magnificent places for the practice of sports climbing.

Very close to the hotel, just 100 meters away, there are some climbing routes in which to practice.

Vias ferratas (Sorrosal)

Via ferrata is an itinerary both vertical and horizontal equipped with different material:

Nails, staples, dams, railings, ladders

Vias ferratas (Sorrosal)

Via ferrata is an itinerary both vertical and horizontal equipped with different material:

Nails, staples, dams, handrails, stairs, chains, hanging bridges and zip lines, which allow the safe climb to areas difficult to access for hikers or not accustomed to climbing.

A five minute walk from the hotel, the viewpoint is the Ferrosta del Sorrosal in Broto, and its beginning is just at the end of Sorrosal ravine.

It is a spectacular via ferrata, which goes back to its start next to two spectacular waterfalls, of about 100 meters of unevenness.

Then we will pass through a passage made in the rock, to cross the ravine of the Sorrosal, where we will go up along badinas and small waterfalls.

We will leave the ravine going up a wall and after a while we will arrive at the path that joins Fragen with Broto, to go down walking until the beginning.

The safety is carried out by a steel cable installed in all the way to which we will be secured by the harness, equipped with a power dissipator and special carabiners of Via Ferrata that assure us in case of fall.