Pedrafoca wikiloc route
Classic climb to the Pedraforca leaving from the Mirador de Gresolet passing the Refuge Esteen and overcoming the climb after the Coll del Verdet. Descent down the famous scree and then return to the Refuge and Mirador.
- Duration 4-6h
- Distance 9,33km
- Maximum height 2506m
- Minimum height 1568m
Tips for climbing the Pedraforca
If you want to climb the Pedraforca in the safest way, the best option is to hire a professional who, apart from guiding you, will discover the best-kept corners. It includes insurance and accredited guide so you don’t have to worry about anything.
Go up with kids
The Pedraforca has no easy or difficult routes, but if the children are young or have no experience in the mountains, it is advisable to climb the Gósol slope, so you can save the climb and go calmer.
Pedraforca has the highest rescue rate in Catalonia. It is essential that we bring the appropriate material and it is advisable to take out insurance to cover the costs of a possible rescue.
It is essential to consult the meteorology before beginning the ascent to Pedraforca. The weather in the massif changes rapidly and in less than half an hour we can move from a clear sky to a thunderstorm.