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Winter Adventure in the Sierra Norte of Madrid


Winter is the season for skiing and mountain sports. Professionals and amateurs take advantage of the accumulated snow to spend a great day skiing in the mountains. The Sierra Norte de Madrid offers winter sports courses in Puerto de Cotos, read on!

Fans of cross-country skiing, snowshoeing or snowboarding can spend a sporting weekend learning and practising these sports. With the best professionals in the sport and guides on the ground, the surroundings of Puerto de Cotos offer the best winter conditions for a great day of leisure with the family.

The snowshoeing course starts at the Cantina de Cotos and follows a circular route, visiting Peñalara and the glacier lagoon. 8 kilometres of snow enjoyment with hardly any gradient where you will be able to practice with these snowshoes for four hours.

For lovers of cross-country skiing, a 4-hour course is offered in which you will learn the basics of this sport. Whether you are a beginner or not, after a brief theoretical introduction you will be able to practice this sport around the Puerto de Cotos. This format allows both professionals and amateurs to enjoy this sport in a supervised and controlled environment, recommended for over 10 years old.

You can also consult the possibilities of snowboarding. The equipment necessary for the practice of all sports is provided by the organisation.

Spend a sporty weekend in the idyllic surroundings of the Sierra Norte de Madrid! 


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