The Gran Trail Collserola, the large loop to the Barcelona’s biggest park – Parc Natural de Collserola – is the first single stage mountain trail running race with the start and finish in the city Barcelona. The race is semi-selfsufficiency kind of and crosses, on top of Barcelona, the other eight townships that share some parts of the park.
2017´s edition will be the 5th edition and the race center will be located in Barcelona City. The race will be Saturday November 25th, 2017.
Parc de Collserola is the green area for more than 3 million population in the metropolitan area. This huge area to play and relax is substantial to quality of life for residents and visitors. Every time we walk, run or bike into the park, our responsibilities are to preserve, maintain and even improve the park.
How to prepare the BTR by scouting the route? it can be easily done by stages,... and not very long stages so you can plan to run them on different days. In order to help you, we have divided the route into six stages. Each stage includes the section of the BTR route...
The International Trail Running Association (ITRA) has rated some weeks ago the Gran Trail Collserola race, with 4 points for the UTMB®. Now we are happy to anounce that the ITRA has also rated the GTCX2, in its first relay, the GTCX2 (1), with 2 points. The...
On June 1st we will open the registrations for the Barcelona Trail Races with a great desire to return to offer you a great race. As you know, the new Parc Natural de Collserola regulations forced us to reduce the different circuits that we had until now to only one,...