Whether heading out for a short distance or going long-distance trekking, on your own or with a guide, the Capcir and the Haut Conflent will give you an intoxicating and heady sense of freedom.
The Galbe valley, the lakes at Les Camporells, the Carlit (2921m), the Carlit lakes - you can either come and discover them by yourself or else entrust your safety to a professional guide who will be able to answer all your questions.
WALKING AND HIKING
You can set off exploring the Catalan mountains by foot, with snow shoes, by horse, or else on your MTB. Whether heading out for a short distance or going long-distance trekking, on your own or with a guide, the Capcir and the Haut Conflent will give you an intoxicating and heady sense of freedom.
In the Capcir - Haut Conflent area:
The details of family and day-long outings are given in the following guidebooks:
- “Le Capcir et le Haut Conflent”, 36 walking circuits €7
- Trees in the Haut Conflent, at Planès.
- The Yellow Train, at Sauto.
- Archaeology, at Eyne.
- NEW: Mills in the Garrotxes (Ayguatébia) and drystone huts (Sansa).
- Reading the Capcir landscapes, at Formiguères.
- Formiguères of yesteryear
For long-distance trekking, the GR10 runs through the Haut Conflent from Hendaye (on the Atlantic side) to Banyuls (on the Mediterranean side), as does the Haute Randonée Pyrénéenne.
There are also the Grande Randonnée de Pays around the region to enable you to discover the locality over the course of 3 or 4 days, stopping off in mountain refuges along the way:
- The Capcir tour, by foot or by MTB.
- The Balcon de la Têt and the Balcon de Mont-Louis at Thuès-Carança.
Buy your guidebook at
Communauté Capcir - Haut Conflent
La Quillane 66 210 La Llagonne
Tel : +33 (0)4 68 04 49 86
Mail : email@example.com
AROUND LES ANGLES AND THE LES PÈLERINS CABLE CAR TC16
Footpaths around the village for short walks. Information available from the Tourism Office.
The "Les Pèlerins" cable car is the point of departure for numerous treks in the mountains. You arrive on the Plateau de Bigorre, the jewel of the Capcir at 2100 metres in altitude.
Tel : +33 (0)4.68.04.42.18
It is from here that you can set off walking to explore the high altitude lakes, as well as the peaks of Mont Llaret, the Roc d’Aude, and the Pérics.
Use our cable car
Open from 9:30 AM to 5 PM every day from 26 june to 30 August and on 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, and 20 September 2015.
|Standard fare||Reduced fare|
|single fare||€ 7.50||€ 6|
|10 open single fares||€ 55||€ 55|
|6 consecutive days||€ 40||€ 30|
Reduced rate: between 5 and 11 years inclusive
Free access: for children under 5 and for over-70s.
Reduced rates will only be issued on presentation of supporting documentation
Don't forget the time of the last car back and remember to take the weather conditions into account.
Guided treks enable you to travel safely and make the most of all your guide’s experience.
Mountain guide (UK International Mountain Leaders)
Tel : +33 (0)4.68.04.37.28 or (0)22.214.171.124.27
BUREAU MONTAGNE DES ANGLES
BUREAU MONTAGNE NATURE
FOR YOUR SAFETY
- Check the weather forecast on +33 (0)8.99.71.02.66
- Set off well equipped with walking boots, warm waterproof clothing, cap, first-aid kit, map, and compass.
- Take water with you and something to eat.
- Tell other people where you are going and the itinerary you are planning on following
Fire Brigade : 18
EU emergency number : 112
Please stay on the footpaths.