Travel to Carrilet greenway

Carrilet greenway (1/2)

We use this weekend to walk by a small stretch of a greenway. The greenways are crossing roads exclusively for cyclists and pedestrians. In our case the slope is generally not exceed 3 percent, making it more accessible to the public.

Carrilet trail (greenway)

Carrilet trail (greenway)

You should go to seek the historical background of these greenways in carrilet network that forms the communication between peoples of the region of Girona.

Carrilet trail (greenway)

Carrilet trail (greenway)

It is for this reason that explains why the slope of the trail is fairly smooth and steady. Otherwise, the steep rise would have prevented the ascension of the train by the tracks.

Carrilet trail (greenway)

Carrilet trail (greenway)

Carrilet Route is divided into two sections. On one hand we have a train route linking Olot and Girona (54 km.), which passes through the river valleys Fluvià, Brugent and Ter, following the old railway line that made the last trip in 1969 , up to Girona.

Carrilet trail (greenway)

Carrilet trail (greenway)

The second part of the trail leading from Girona to Sant Feliu de Guixols (39.6 km). They are almost 94 km of cycle route leading from the region of La Garrotxa to the sea.

Carrilet trail (greenway)

Carrilet trail (greenway)

As we go with toddlers, we focus on a very small section and also make it downhill direction only. Specifically from Sant Feliu de Pallerols (at 473 meters high) to Amer (to 187 meters high).

Carrilet trail (greenway)

Carrilet trail (greenway)

Some rented bikes in a company of Amer who delivered in the old station of Sant Feliu de Pallerols. Bicycles them back in Amer. Those who carried their own bicycle continued until the Cellera de Ter.