The amazing Escletxes del Papiol and the waterfalls of the Collersola. Hiking.

A beautiful hike through Natural Park of Collserola visiting waterfalls and one geological emblema of these mountains, the Grand Canyon of Collserola, "les Escletxes"

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The amazing Escletxes del Papiol and the waterfalls of the Collersola. Hiking.


21 Feb 2021, 09:00 – 13:00

Meeting point, Baixador de Vallvidrera, 08017 Barcelona, Spain

About the activity

Total Price:  €15

Advance payment requested: €5

Remaining amount is to be paid in cash on the day

The plan We'll cross part of the Natural Park of Collserola, discovering some of its emblemas like Pantà del Vallvidrera, the fountain of Can Busquets, the waterfall of "la Rierada", or the Grand Canyon of Collserola, "les Escletxes". It's a very singular formation of very narrow cracks in the mountain, which can reach inbetween 10 and 20 meters height. These amazing geological formation are due to the sliding of fragmented limestone blocks. 

The hike ends at "el Papiol" where we'll catch the train to go back to Barcelona. 

Difficulty: easy-intermediate. Some areas may be a bit slippery.

Distance: 15 Km 🔘🔘🔘⚪⚪

Total elevation gain: +300m  🔘🔘⚪⚪⚪

Tecnical: 🔘🔘⚪⚪⚪

How do we get there? we'll meet in Baixador de Vallvidrera  FGC station and start hiking from there.  To get there, you can take the train S1 or S2 from plaza Catalunya (20 min). You can use a normal metro ticket. 

Bring walking shoes, appropriate clothing for the season, hat, water, sunscreen, picnic+snacks and walking sticks (optional).

Price: €15 This includes: Oficial mountain guide (TD2) Insurance in case of accident Does not include the subway ticket nor the food

Cancellation policy:

COVID19: in case of cancellation due to restrictions related to Covid-19, we will send you a promotional code for the amount payed that you can use to book another activity in the future (without a deadline).

If cancellation till 72h before the beginning of the activity, 50% will be charged. If late cancellation (less than 72h before), full payment will be requested.





  • Advance payment 33%


    Total Price: €15 Remaining amount have to be paid on the spot. Includes: insurance in case of accident, official mountain guide (TD2). NOT included: transportation.