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Off-road in the Pyrenees?

There seems to be a lot of chatter in the UK at the moment that Spain has banned all off-road driving. I've been merrily driving on tracks as long as there's not a sign to say otherwise.

Can we use the power of the HUBB to get an accurate up to date view of the situation from our Spanish friends?

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I think it would be difficult to ban off-roading given that there are probably more tracks than roads in Spain. Some off-roading is limited between June - October in forestry zones or places at higher risk of fire.

Here's a linkey for current legislation (all in Spanish) - LOS MOTEROS DEL SUR ECOLOGISTA & AMVER ANDALUCÍA - ENDURO-QUAD-ATV-TRIAL-TRAIL-OFFROAD - LEGISLACIÓN ESPAÑOLA - there are different laws for different provinces. If you Babel it you can get a rough idea of what the restrictions are in each area.
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I'm sure all the local Quadbike tour companies and Trials bike riders will have something to say about that. They don't take this sort of crap lying down like us Brits.
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