Glaciers of the Pyrenees

Glaciar de Barrancs - Maladeta Massif

This very small glacier is located on the northeastern side of Pico de Aneto (3404m).

Glaciar de Barrancs - Maladeta Massif
Glaciar de Barrancs on 5/08/1985.
Glaciar de Barrancs - Maladeta Massif
Glaciar de Barrancs on 12/08/2011.
Glaciar de Barrancs - Maladeta Massif
Recession of Glaciar de Barrancs from 1985 till 2011.
Glaciar de Barrancs - Maladeta Massif
Glaciar de Barrancs on 22/08/1986 below Pico de Aneto (3404m); far left is Glaciar de Tempestades, on the right Glaciar de Aneto. Lateral moraines in front of Glaciar de Barrancs show that the tongue must have extended below the lower margin of the photo during the Little Ice Age.
Glaciar de Barrancs - Maladeta Massif
Glaciar de Barrancs on 07/08/2009. Some remnant snowpatches cover parts of the glacier. Nevertheless its small extent can clearly be seen.
Glaciar de Barrancs - Maladeta Massif
Recession of Glaciar de Barrancs from 1986 till 2009.
Photos by Jordi Camins