Max elevation: 609 m
Min elevation: 413 m
Total climbing: 653 m
Total descent: -653 m
Total time: 04:09:10
Fulleda Turisme Actiu shows you the route in “hiking” mode: La Marxa Heroica 18K moderate route. A circular route with start and end in Fulleda and designed to follow clockwise.
In collaboration with Boira Experience, Fulleda Council offers an opportunity to participate in The Heroic March, this year in its 4th edition, offering different routes compared to the last 3 years. On the day of the march, usually the first weekend in March, you can enjoy a signposted tour, refreshments and sandwiches at the finish line and many more surprises along the way. Have you already tried the Heroic March?
The 18-kilometer route has an initial urban section inside the picturesque village of Fulleda, passing by Plaça de Ramon Santamaria and continuing along Carrer la Bassa until leaving the village. We then leave via Carrer la Bassa, to the left, yaking a descending path towards Fondo dels Pous, a perfect place to photograph Fulleda and observe the magnificence of this background that connects with Comellar d’en Piquer. We then follow the path that will go to the Paetida dels Plans de l’Arboç, Font d’en Salat and continuing towards Planota. We then continue towards Mirona and pass by Font del Cinto, you can identify this spring by the water surfacing along the way. We then continue towards Vall dels Cortals, passing Font de les Ventoses and continuing through Fondo dels Pous to the cabin of Elies. Here we leave Font de la Marieta and continue towards the beginning of the Bosquet trail. This will take us to Comellar d’en Metge where we pass by a dry-stone hut, without a roof, where we will be able to observe a couple of animal troughs cut into the stone. We then follow the path until reaching Les Carreteres where we take the path that will bring us on to Cabana del Roc de l’Espluga. We follow this path until we find Camí de les Carreteres again, heading towards the pipeline. We follow the pipeline until reaching Racó dels Bertrans, where we head up towards Cabana del Bertran del Rosso and set towards Racó dels Bertrans until we reach the GR. This will take us to Camí de los Bertrans. Here, we turn left, then right until we find Cabana dels Bertrans del Ferrer Vell, where we make a left take a downhill path, following the pipeline, towards Pista dels Omellons in Vinaixa, in the Vinuelles section. Here, we willturn right and then left before heading up towards Vinuelles where we will find a cabin of Volta near kilometre 10. We will continue along this path before turning right towards Camí de les Carreteres, where we break to the left towards Camí Vell de Vinaixa a l’Espluga. Continuing along, we will pass by Font del Mas Blanc, then we will turn right along the Camí de la Coma de Sant Pere that will take us to Serra de Servers. Here, we will pass by Punta de l’Argelagar, Castell de Fulleda and go down to the place of arrival at Fulleda Village Hall.
A perfect route for those looking to spend a pleasant time hiking, while discovering the peculiarieties of the municipality of Fulleda and Les Garrigues.
On this route there are sections of difficult progress where walking sticks may be helpful. It requires a minimum physical condition to be able to successfully complete the nearly 600 metres accumulated positive gradient. It is 18 km long and is a circular route. It is recommended not to drink water from springs, as they do not have adequate sanitation. A perfect opportunity to discover the paths, trails and valleys that make up the municipality of Fulleda and neighbouring towns.
A discovery of a route fully recommended by Fulleda Turisme Actiu.