Club La Casa del Barquero was born with the firm idea of protecting our environment while unloading adrenaline through all the activities we have prepared for you.
Any of the options include the materials that will be needed and the seriousness of our group of professionals who will ensure that everything goes great and with the greatest security.
Would you like to rent a canoe and go sailing without limited time in the province of Ávila? In Club La Casa del Barquero we have a good fleet of these boats so you can go rowing in the Burguillo Reservoir , a place located very close to the town of The Barraco . You can choose from one hour to stay all day, if you feel like it, paddling in the waters of this dam of the Central System, adjacent to the famous Sierra de Gredos.
They are one and two-seater canoes , ideal to come with family and sail along with your children, who can also take the oars and paddle as professionals as they advance through the waters of Burguillo. When it is very hot, the most common thing is to stop halfway and jump into the water to take a bath. And if the little ones don't know how to swim, don't worry because we deliver life jackets (and helmet) to everyone who joins this adventure.
You will navigate among the vegetation of the Iruelas Valley, a point full of nature that has become an emblem of the eastern part of the province of Ávila. So you know, if you are looking for a canoe adventure, at Club La Casa del Barquero we wait for you with the canoes prepared to go sailing with a free course.
If you consider any good opportunity to enjoy a day surrounded by pure air, Club La Casa del Barquero offers you a route in kayaks in full Burguillo reservoir . A fantastic way to enjoy with a group of colleagues some exercise and dazzling nature.
This type of boat is very light and stable, so it is suitable for any type of audience, so you can come with friends, with your children ... you will have an equally good time.
You can rent the single or double kayaks if you want to share the oars with someone. The routes can be from 1 hour and without time limit , in case you want to take advantage of the day around the Sierra de Gredos .
We will provide you with all the material you need, including life jackets and protective helmet, and of course, the two-leaf paddles of medium size.
Before you start rowing, we will give you the necessary guidelines so you can get the activity done quickly.
In case the weather does not accompany, the activity can be canceled and postponed to the next available day.
In Club La Casa del Barquero we offer you departures in canoe through the Burguillo reservoir for hours, because it is one of the simplest water sports in practice and always guarantee fun among friends and with family. The good thing about the canoes, in which one or two people can go, is that children can take the oars and feel protagonists of a refreshing experience in a fantastic natural environment in the province of Ávila.
Because we are in El Barraco , a town located in the Central System very close to the Sierra de Gredos, and this reservoir catches us very close to rent these boats and go canoeing on your own, choosing a minimum of 1 hour until the time you want. In addition to the canoe, we will also give you the necessary safety equipment to complete the experience: paddles, helmet for accidents and lifejacket.
Enjoy this dam in your own way, which you can also complement by visiting and walking through the Iruelas Valley on your own, a paradise close to the great cities of central Spain where nature is still intact .
Ask us to schedule your canoeing route in El Barraco.
Get the fastest speed on the water you have ever imagined with a wakeboard session together La Casa del Barquero Club , where we will provide you with everything you need to experience the best sensations in the Burguillo reservoir .
The Alberche River is the place chosen for this activity only suitable for those eager to try new things. The Sierra de Gredos will accompany you on a tour where you can choose the duration, being 1 hour the minimum and being able to choose until the whole day.
You will have a protective helmet, the life jacket and the wakeboard board , in addition to the zodiac that is responsible for pulling you.
If you have never tried the activity, we will give you some previous guidelines so you can do it without complications.
The boat will carry a rope to which you will be subject, the rest is to maintain balance and fully enjoy the speed that will be gradually acquired while maintaining balance.
This adventure can be enjoyed by the whole family , as long as the participant knows how to swim, so it is a great time to enjoy a rural tourism and accompany it with a touch of emotion.
For all water adventure sports enthusiasts, from Club La Casa del Barquero we invite you to try water skiing, a super fun and exciting way to test yourself.
Despite what you might think, water skiing can be practiced by everyone, from the youngest, as long as they have autonomy in the water. In any case, we always provide you with safety equipment, consisting of helmet and life jacket .
The environment is second to none. If you think it's a great sport at sea, imagine yourself surrounded by the Sierra de Gredos , in the El Burguillo reservoir where the Alberche river bathe and provide such fun activities with this one.
You can do it for 1 hour or, ask for availability to enjoy more practice time, but always a maximum of 4 people in case you want to come in a group and spend a fun day.
A motorboat will be in charge, through a rope, of pulling you while you are holding on water skis trying not to fall, although we warn that a dip is always fun.
Book your day with us at El Barraco and live a different experience.
The Iruelas Valley is a perfect enclave for horse riding , due to its geographical location in the Central System so close to the Sierra de < strong> Gredos . So these horseback riding is not reduced to a relaxing lap enjoying the animal and the relaxation fruit of this, but you will also know the variety of living beings that inhabit and animate this nature reserve Abul.
In Club La Casa del Barquero we have several routes according to the duration from Barraco , which can be from 2 hours to the whole day , including accommodation in one of the Iruelas hotels. The marches are in small groups and we adapt to your skill level. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, we will move along the valley roads according to your priorities and tastes.
In addition, with the arrival of spring and summer, we organize night routes in which to see the full moon and the thousands and thousands of stars that are clearly visible here, because we are away from the artificial lights of the cities, being able to observe numerous constellations and even the Milky Way.
We will walk among the pines, holly, junipers, brambles and chestnut trees that make up the landscape of the Iruelas Valley, and surely we will also see some wild boar or deer at a good distance while jogging on horseback.
Ask for your route in eastern Avila, you'll love it.
In Club la Casa del Barquero we have very special plans for your bachelor party . It is a healthy and sporty way to start a memorable day for your group of friends, and that is why we are located in a place surrounded by nature, in the town of El Barraco , in Ávila.
Very close to the Sierra de Gredos, the capital of Madrid, Ávila and Segovia ... come from wherever you come you have at hand the Iruelas Valley , a nature reserve that is the center of action of our company, in which we also think of the large groups that come to have a unique day.
If you are looking for a aquatic activities , we can pick you up in Madrid and bring you to the Burguillo reservoir , where you will try sports as exciting as the wakeboard and l water skiing . They are very intense activities, so the duration is about 40 minutes, apart from the explanation by the monitor, necessary for fun and safety to be total.
But there is a different plan, taking advantage of our location in the Central System. A package that includes hiking , visit the Nature Museum and the majestic bird of prey sighting such as the black vulture and the eagle imperial Iberian , among other animals and a wealth of flora that will make you feel very far from Madrid, even being so close.
You can also choose to do kayaking and paddle surfing at the dam. We are experts in organizing all these activities and, if you are looking for an alternative, natural and full plan before starting the good farewell party, here we guarantee entertainment.
The packages include food at a restaurant near the swamp , in addition to the transfer.
Check your doubts for the perfect bachelor party.
El Barraco , in the province of Ávila, is a phenomenal place for many reasons: its natural wealth close to the Sierra de Gredos , its short distance to large cities like Madrid, Segovia and Ávila itself, and the swamp of Burguillo , located next to the town, make this enclave of the Central System a perfect point for sports and activities in nature.
Therefore, at Club the House of the Boatman we organize sessions of Team Building in which disconnecting from work is a reality, and strengthening ties between office colleagues is one of Our strengths Because we have several packages of activities, both on land and in the water:
Both packages include food at a place in the Burguillo dam, with starter, main course, dessert and drink.
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