The Grande Trail Serra d’Arga is organized by Carlos Sá Nature Events®. It has also the support of the Municipal Chambers of Caminha, Viana do Castelo and La Guardia and the support of Dem, São Lourenço da Montaria, Estorãos, Arga de São João, Arga de Cima and Arga de Baixo.
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On the 25th September will take place the GTSA Sunset Adventure 15 km. The participants will meet in Caminha town centre at 05:45 pm, near the Ferry Boat. At 06:00 pm, participants will cross the Minho River by ferryboat and the race will start at 06:30 pm at the Spanish riverside. With a distance of 15 km/800 D+, GTSA Sunset will pass through Santa Tecla Mount, where they will be able to watch one of the best sunsets in the world. In the final stage of the race, participants will cross the Minho River by kayak, finishing at Caminha town centre.
Ultra Trail 43 km – It starts at 9:00 am and it has a distance of 43 km and a D+ of 2500 m; it starts and finishes in Dem. This fantastic race passes through many preserved historic villages such as Mosteiro S. João de Arga, Arga de Baixo, Arga de Cima, Cerquido, S. Lourenço da Montaria (and its fantastic river, Âncora) and Dem, belonging to three different municipalities: Caminha, Ponte de Lima and Viana do Castelo.
Long Trail 25 km: It starts at 09:00 am. With a D+ of 2200m, it starts in the Village of S. Lourenço da Montaria, crossing trails of the Serra d’Arga with passage through the fantastic river Âncora and finishing at S. Lourenço da Montaria.
Short Trail/Hike 15 km – It starts at 09:00 am. With a D+ of 1050m respectively, it starts in the Village of S. Lourenço da Montaria, crossing trails of the Serra d’Arga with passage through the fantastic river Âncora and finishing at S. Lourenço da Montaria.