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Ice Climbing in The Aigüestortes National Park, Spain


The Aiguistortes National Park is an area of outstanding natural beauty in the Catalonia region of Spain the Spanish Pyrenees Mountain Range.


The national park is already a winter favourite for skiers and snowboarders. Spring, Summer and early Autumn bring hikers that get to see the diverse flora and fauna between the dramatic mountain backdrop.


Booking this trip was due to coming runner up in a winter photography competition for a new adventure company. Because of this me and my partner got £600 off an ice climbing long weekend we had been eyeing up with a company called Inversion Travel (which I highly recommend, we also followed this trip with them a few months late for a multi-day trek to the Selvaggio Blu, Sardinia - I will follow up soon with an overview and some pictures from that tip).


We were picked from Barcelona city centre (with the option of airport transfer) by one of the inversion guys. The accommodation was an apartment with kitchen facilities where we stayed with our grou