Shelter - El Pradell
It is a refuge located near the border of Lerida with Andorra, in a meadow easily accessible by forest track in summer.
This shelters have two rooms:
- A small one on the east side, equipped with a fireplace and a wooden bench. It can be accessed by lifting the bolt on the door through the gap between the door and the frame.
- The other room is much larger and has two floors, found on the lower floor (two fireplaces, an iron table and two rocks as seats) and on the upper floor a diaphanous area to sleep taking advantage of the heat that rises from the lower floor. To access it, you need the key to the shelter that you can get in the City of Lles de la Cerdanya, but you could get it ... you can access the interior through the window that is on the opposite side of the main door, which It is closed with a stone.
HOW TO GET THERE
To reach the refuge, you must first arrive by car to the cross-country ski runs of Lles de la Cerdanya, which are about 5 km from the town itself. Then you will have to take a forest track (in summer it is passable by car), which is behind the payment shelter of the " Cap del Rec " which is the beginning of the ski slopes.
When you spend about 5 km more on the same forest trail, you can see the refuge in the middle of a meadow.