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3 Places To Go Bouldering Near Barcelona, Spain

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Are you on a road trip or holiday in Spain and looking for good places to go bouldering near Barcelona? In that case I can recommend three fields of rocks worth checking out: El Cogul, Savassona and Can Boquet. They provide an excellent escape from the bustling city for a day or two, but without having having to sit in the car for more than a couple of hours.

What's best is, that bouldering near Barcelona is more or less possible throughout the winter. While we visited the Catalonian boulders in April on our way from Alcañiz to Fontainebleau, you might as well get some climbing done even during the coldest months of the year.
Let me share you our experiences on bouldering at El Cogul, Savassona and Can Boquet! El Cogul
Starting from the blocks closest to Alcañiz, El Cogul is a sunny hillside about 160 km West from Barcelona. There are several sectors, which are all scattered along a single road roaming the outscirts of the village El Cogul.
The first sectors are easy to spot even …