Molí dels Murris bathing pool. Route 4 Les Planes d'Hostoles

Les Planes d’Hostoles is well known for its natural bathing pools that have been used in numerous films and adverts. This is one of four suggestions

Region
  • Garrotxa
Towns
  • Planes d'Hostoles, Les
Difficulty
  • Easy
Time
  • 40min
Distance
  • 2,76Km
Hide elevation maximum
  • 410m
Hide elevation minimum
  • 340m
Ascent
  • 83m
Descent
  • 29m

You can park in the car park at the Espai Polivalent (Av. Narcís Arnau, 1), where you will see the signpost G156 Les Planes d’Hostoles and head for Sant Feliu de Pallerols along the old railway line ‘El Carrilet’ that once connected Olot to Girona. Almost immediately, you cross a bridge, Pont de Can Poeti, over the river Brugent. Once over, your come to the signpost PH1 Pont de Can Poeti. Continue along the old railway line – now a bike lane – as far as signpost G83 Carril Bici Les Planes. Here, turn right and climb to signpost G82 La Casica, where you should take the left-hand path that will take you to the road to Cogolls. Follow the yellow Itinerànnia waymarking along the road as far as signpost PH3 Carretera de Cogolls. Here, turn right on to a forest track that crosses a stream, Riera de Cogolls. Walk in the same direction as the stream until you come on your left to a flight of wooden steps that will take you quickly to Molí dels Murris swimming pool.
Return along the same path.