toda espana deportes barcelona  Winter Barcelona FC Barcelona Ski Barcelona Sports Barcelona sport activities Every day we get closer to winter sports supply the snow begins to increase, so this season we will have plenty of options for sports, out of the routine and have fun as a couple, with family or friends.

Skating on Ice

If you are looking for places to ice skate in Barcelona, find the skating rink at the Camp Nou, yes, at the stadium of FC Barcelona. This is a great opportunity for those who do not know the place.

Remember that if you go in groups (more than ten people) must book in advance. You need to go with pants, long sleeves and gloves must be worn. Remember it lest you deny entry. In addition, children under 12 must wear a helmet (pets bicycle cases, hockey or skiing).

The track is open Monday to Thursday from 10:00 to 14:00 and 16:00 to 18:00. On Friday the hours are from 10:00 to 14 and from 16:00 to 20:00. Weekends and holidays can go from 11:00 to 14:00 and 17:00 to 20:30. The track closed for the entire month of August. Admission + skate rental cost around € 12.


An unusual activity is to use snowshoes. This is a very good option especially for those who can not or prefer not to ski. You can find tours or packages that include rental of snowshoes, guide and passenger accident insurance, although most of the packages can be purchased online do not include sports clothing or transportation to the place of activity.

On some websites you can hire small excursions to ski areas where you can perform such activities. Note that the areas nearby are La Molina and Masella (1:30 to 2:00 hours drive). At these stations is also possible to practice cross-country skiing or snowboarding.

Trekking in the Pyrenees

Trekking is one of the most winter sports has become fashionable in recent years. It is the ultimate experience for those who like adventure, hiking, camping and for those who are bored of the typical guided tours.

The Pyrenees offers many possibilities for mountaineering in Barcelona, though be careful as above 1500 meters will surely be too much snow to enjoy the tour. There are a few travel agencies that organize tours of the central Pyrenees, which you will not be far from Barcelona and you can make the most of your trip.

The advantage of trekking in the Pyrenees is that it can be made the same journey in autumn-winter and then in spring-summer and both times the experience will be completely different.

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