Guided SNOWSHOE routes in URKIOLA and GORBEA

An amazing experience full of magic






There are few occasions when there is enough snow to enjoy snowshoeing in Urkiola and Gorbea. However, when this happens, it is possible to enjoy the winter magic of its landscapes walking on deep snow-layer.





URKIOLA Natural Park map

GORBEA Natural Park map

SEASON: From December to February. Depending on the snow conditions.

LENGTH: 3-6h


  • There are a large number of alternatives, so it is always a matter of adapting the difficulty and duration of the routes to the expectations and characteristics of the participants. In any case, they are always mountain routes, so the main difficulties are centered around the duration, length and height of the route.

  • There are the specific objective risks associate to any practice in a natural environment (weather, stone falls, fauna…).




  • Minimum age 12 years. Minors must be accompanied by a legal guardian.

  • To have a certain habit walking through mountain terrain.

  • To communicate to the guide before startig the activity any health problem, physical / psychological condition, or personal characteristic that may affect individual or collective safety during the activity.

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO BRING for the activity

  • Comfortable clothes for walking.

  • Warm clothes, windstopper and / or waterproof jacket.

  • Hat, buf, and snow gloves.

  • Soft hiking boots that cover the ankle but allow it to move.

  • Sunglasses.

  • Sun protection cream.

  • A small backpack with some snacks to eat during the activity.

  • 1,5l of water for every 2 participants.


Snowshoe mountain route (3-6h)

4 participants or more: 55€/pax

3 participants: 75€/pax

2 participants: 95€/pax

1 participant: 190€/pax. 



  • V.A.T. (21%).

  • Professional mountain guide (Técnico Deportivo en Media Montaña) and UIMLA accreditation.

    Maximum ratio: 1 guide per 8 participants.

  • Snowshoes and sticks.

  • Safety and emergency kit.

  • Accident insurance.

  • Civil liability insurance.

  • Organization and logistics.


  • Transport.

  • Accomodation and meals.

  • Anything that does not appear in INCLUDES part.


Before the start of the activity, all participants must sign that they have read and accept the following measures:

General measures

  • If you have any of the symptoms of COVID-19, or if you are or have been in contact in the last 14 days with someone with COVID-19, please refrain from participating in the activity. Be responsible.

  • Please arrive punctual at the specified time to make it easier to manage the activity and avoid possible crowds.

  • Wash or disinfect your hands at the beginning and end of the activity and whenever possible during the activity, with soap and water or biodegradable disinfectant gel/spray. In particular, hands should be washed or disinfected after each close contact, before eating and drinking, before and after bathing.

  • Don’t try to communicate while sneezing or coughing. If you have to sneeze or cough, do so with a tissue or on the inside of your elbow.

  • If possible, it is recommended to leave everything you do not need in your accommodation.

  • Besides the specific materials for the activity, each participant must bring:

  • Two hygienic or surgical masks (preferably fabric or neoprene) to use in the moments indicated by the guide.

  • Plastic bags to store the mask when you can or should do without it.

  • Small bottle with biodegradable disinfectant gel/spray.

  • Small backpack or clothing with pockets to carry protection and disinfection items during the activity.

  • It is recommended to wear a cap.


  • It can only be reserved for natural groups.

  • A natural group is considered to be the set of people who maintain a close relationship in their daily life and share living spaces (family unit, people with whom share a home, couples …).

  • Different natural groups cannot be mixed in the same activity/reservation.

  • If the payment of the activity has been made in advance and you must cancel it for reasons related to Covid-19 (symptoms, development of the disease, quarantine …), you can choose between an alternative date or a full refund of the amount paid.

  • Likewise, if the company is forced to cancel the activity for safety reasons (bad weather, environmental conditions, big flows …) or due to symptoms compatible with Covid-19 by the guide.

During the activity

  • Avoid touching your mouth, nose, and eyes with hands.

  • Avoid holding the material with mouth.

  • Follow the mountain guide’s instructions at all times. 

Do not hesitate to contact for more information, make a reservation, or ask for a proposal. 

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