Cap Of Creus

Cap de Creus
Cap Of Creus

This footpath circulate discurre by the Natural Park of the Cap of Creus situated in the province of Girona in the region of the Alt Empordà, between the municipalities of Roses and Port of Selva.

The Cape of Creus, rugged and rocky situated in a small peninsula of mountainous character, has a maximum altitude of 672 metres of altitude on the level of the sea in the beak Sant Salvador. His geography finds   conditioned by the strong winds of the zone (Tramontana: north wind and northeast) and to the action of the swell.

In the Park has the peculiarity to house a marine zone and another terrestrial what allows that aúnen diverse ecosystems that award him a big variety of representative species.

The thicket occupies the main part of the surface of the park. The most stood out fauna is the group of the reptiles and the marine birds and the reptiles (common toad, lizard ocelado, Mediterranean turtle, eagle perdicera, the falcon pilgrim, the real sty, seagulls, charranes, pardelas and cormorán moñudo).

Geomorfológicamente, the park of the Cap of Creus forms part of the oriental Pyrenees, that sinks in the Mediterranean by the macizo of the cape of Creus.

In the Cap of Creus, oriental extreme of the Park of Cap of Creus, finds a faro situated to 87 metres of altitude on the level of the sea and whose intensity lumínica has a scope of 34 miles.

This travesía begins in Port of Selva and directs in to the first day until Cadaqués going through the Cap of Creus. The second day will go back from Cadaqués to Port of Selva by the Gr-92.

May 2006
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Girona 2 38 Km. 400 m. 400 m. Average Recorrido Circular
May 2006
lugar
Place
Núm. de estapas
Days
Longitud
Length
Girona 2 38 Km.
Desnivel Positivo
Desnivel Desnivel Positivo
Desnivel Negativo
Desnivel Desnivel Negativo
Dificultad
Difficulty
Tipo de ruta
Type route
400 m. 400 m. Average Recorrido Circular