It is the most popular route in Picos de Europa, connecting the Leonese town Posada de Valdeón with the Asturian one, Poncebos.
Raquetada of Valdeón
As every year, the Valle de Valdeón organizes its spectacular Raquetada through Picos de Europa. This year there are LIMITED PLAZES.
Live the experience of getting to know Picos de Europa on horseback. You will feel at liberty and in full connection with nature. The horses are taught to ride from the smallest. The routes run through beeches from which the majestic Picos de Europa glimpse at all times. We can also design customized routes.
In the area of Picos de Europa we can offer you ravines of different levels of difficulty, from ‘petit’ for children, to a higher level, depending on the age and experience that the client has in these aquatic activities. During the activity you will be accompanied by professional guides with experience in high level canyoning that will be at all times pending that the group go comfortable, safe and enjoying the activity.
Located within the National Park of the Picos de Europa, the Via Ferrata de Valdeón is simple, ideal for those who want to start in the practice of this type of itineraries that combine in a sublime way the vertical and horizontal sections. In its little more than 1,200 meters, it is via summed up an incomparable beauty. It is a perfectly equipped route, which has multiple steps, very close to each other, which lowers the difficulty of it. In addition, all the views that you will find keep a perfect aesthetic, since it is in the very heart of Picos de Europa, between the Central and Western massifs, in the breach that Cares river carved for thousands of years. You can rent the material and we can even accompany you with a specialized guide with which you will feel safe at all times.