Niu d'Àliga Shelter, located at 2,537 m, is a mountain shelter located at the top of Tosa d'Alp, within the municipality of Bagà, in Berguedà.
Niu de l'Àliga Shelter is part of Cavall dels vent, a mountain route which links the eight shelters Cadí-Moixeró Natural Park, located in the regions of Berguedà and Baixa Cerdanya.
The crossing takes place at high altitudes, between 900 meters and 2,510 meters. The total positive slope is about 5,200 meters and its length is 74 km, approximately.
From Niu de l'Àliga Shelter (2,510 m), participants will see half of Catalonia. They will also spot some of the animals of the Park: the ever present chamois, marmot, bearded vulture, golden eagle, capercaillie and griffon vulture. It is the highest mountain shelter in the Pyrenees.
It offers the following services:
• Places: 30
• Energy: Electric and solar
• A place for cooking
• Water: inside
• Heating: Stove and fireplace
Area: Central Catalan Pyrenees
Altitude: 2,537 m
Towns nearby: Alp and Bagà
Location: On top of Tossa d'Alp
by road from Bagà to coll del Pal, by road to Molina and by chairlift to Tossa.
From La Molina with the Gondola lift 20 minutes, from Coll del Pal 1.30 h, from Alp 3.30 h, from Bagà 3.30 h, from the Rebost shelter 2.45 h, from Sant Jordi shelter 5 h and from the La Molina train station 2.30 h.