Turó Of the Home

Turó del Home
Turó Of the Home

The Turó of’l Home is the highest mountain of the macizo of the Montseny with a height of 1708 m, what situates it above the others two more representative peaks of the macizo, Them Agudes and The Matagalls. The beak and the near mountains do of divisional of waters between laughed it of Saint Faith and the birth of the river Tordera.

Because of the guarnición military that there was there during years, and to the meteorological observatory of the peak, can access easily in particular vehicle by the detour of the road BV-5114 following a way asphalted. The observatory is one of the most ancient of Catalonia with data that trace back to 1880.

The natural park of the Montseny and the one of Sant Llorenç of Munt i l'Obac are the natural parks more next and frecuentados of the metropolitan area of Barcelona. Situated to some 50 Km. North of Barcelona. The Montseny was declared natural park the 1978 and later by the UNESCO Reservation of the Biosphere the 1987. His name comes from of the Latin Mont Signis (mountain signal) given by the Romans in his approximation by sea to the peninsula. It has three spaces differentiated, the Turó of l'home with 1.703 m. And Them Agudes 1.703m, by a part (west), the Matagalls with 1.697m. And to poniente the altiplano of the Calm, with his more emblematic peak the Puig Drau of 1.344m.

To access to the start of the footpath, from the highway AP-7 in direction Girona, take the exit 11, did Sant Celoni, that follow until the village. There we follow the indications to Saint Faith (BV-5114). The car leave it in the centre of information of Can Casades, in the kilometre 21 of the road.

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Barcelona 1 5 Km. 586 m. 586 m. Average Recorrido Circular
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Place
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Barcelona 1 5 Km.
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586 m. 586 m. Average Recorrido Circular