Winter has come to the Pyrenees with snow in the high mountains and the north faces. Here around Berga this is prime mountain bike season for the local riders with knowledge of what trails are dry and in good conditions. We are also spending time going over some of our most popular trails and doing some maintenance to make sure they are in perfect condition for our visitors. Personally, coming from the northern parts of Sweden, this is my favourite time of the year. The ski resorts are open so we can choose between skiing, mountain biking, hiking or [...]
The last weekend in November the team from The Bike Village, one of the most important enduro mountainbike stores in Spain, came up to ride with us. We had snow a couple of days before but the sun was shining and we opted for an uplift to 1900 meters and a short climb to reach 2000 meters above sea level. From there we did the massive Rasos Integral route all the way down to Gironella at 450 meters, accumulating a whooping 2100 vertical of descent. One of the bigger descents possible to do in northern Spain [...]
Pär headed up to the village of Sant Julià de Cerdanyola to try some new trails in the Catllaràs area. He brought with him the GoPro and recorded a new Ride Along-vlog, the first in a couple of months. (If you haven't had a look, have a look at the Ride Alongs-playlist)And as a bonus, below you have the trail next to Alzinet, Banyadors Direct. A perfect afternoon around Sant Julià!
Yet another day in Vallcebre and yet another couple of new trails. This is a perfect trail for even more possible combinations in this beautiful mountain bike area, surely one of the areas with the most stunning views in Spain. The trail has very little trail work done to it, a proper alpine experience through a beautiful forest with some rocky parts. All-mountain riding as we want it! And yes, this is what we call winter here. 😃 Quick edit of the whole day UPDATE: And here is a quick edit [...]