In autumn time, the most pleasant walks take place among beech trees, the best known beech trees forests in Catalonia are Fageda d’en Jordà and Grevolosa, but they are not the only ones. La Sauva Negra is a beech trees area with easy access from many parts of the territory and it is easy to enjoy the tranquillity of its paths.
One of the greats of this route and the area where it is located is its silence due to the low overcrowding that is exposed, ascending to the Tossal de la Creu offers, without a doubt, the peace and tranquillity that many seek when it is time to enjoy nature. The route has no technical difficulty and it is easy to enjoy the local fauna, as well as the great variety of birds that live in the area.
This is a route without much complication to climb up to one of the most emblematic hills in the Osona region. It can be done at any time depending the climatology and looking for the most appropriate time according to the season of the year.
As the topic says, Catalonia is a small big country and as such it is full of places unknown to the general public. This route is located in one of these corners, passing through a hill surrounded by large hectares of fruit trees where a large variety of animal species find refuge. The route is short and mostly flat, if it were to be classified according to a technical level, we could surely do it as an initiation route.
This route is located between the areas of El Vallès and Osona as well it belongs at the southern-western side of Montseny Natural Park. The path is easy to follow although it goes through a steep trail most of the time. At the summit, people may enjoy amazing views of the Pyrenees and the lands surrounding.
This is a route that allows you to contemplate a peculiar landscape formed by the erosion of the terrain and which on a small scale resembles “Las Bardenas” in Navarra or the Orgues d’Illa in Northern Catalonia. The route is not long and it is suitable for all levels.
The peculiarity of this route is to discover how grapes were anciently picked, stored and finally turned to wine thanks to build a set of vats made by natural elements such as stones, ceramics and earth. The route itself is pleasant and hikers walk quietly without overcoming steep slopes. This is one of this thankful routes where at a point people can refresh their feet in a lovely water stream.