1200m Open Water Training

The reservoir of La Baells has an area on 1200m especially designated for open water swim training.

Las Baells is a reservoir situated a short distance from Berga Resort with areas of nature, culture and sports; it also has a specially designated swimming area for training in open water swimming with a distance of 1200m. This is ideal for training for competitions of resistance, Triathlon, Ironman, etc…

The training area is open to the public from 07:00 to 18:00, with free entry and is situated close to the main dam of the reservoir. The image below outlines the details of the reservoir complex.


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All boats in the area have a speed restriction of three knots.

Please be advised about the security area marked near to the dam. It is situated roughly 100m from the dam wall, and it is prohibited to swim or enter this area with boats.

You may request boating navigation permission from the Bergueda Tourist Office, and clearance is usually instantly given (though restrictions may apply)