Wine Tasting on the summit of Puigmal
ˇ When? July 23,,2017
ˇ Hour? From 08:00h to 14:00h
Next Sunday July 23 will be held the 8th wine tasting on the summit of Puigmal, at almost 3,000 meters over sea level. Some wineries of the DO Empordà will participate with a common objective: to place the wines of the DO Empordà in the highest peak in Girona province. A symbolic gesture that wants to show the efforts of Empordà winemakers to improve their wines and the intention to place them as high as possible. In case of bad weather the ascent will be realized the 30 of July.
The applications can be managed by internet, filling the form and making the payment. The price of the activity is € 8 for people who do not have mountain insurance. Those who have insurance only have to pay € 5.
After the inscriptions at 8.45h, the day will start at nine of the morning with the departure from the Coll de Fontalba. Around twelve o'clock, the arrival at the summit is scheduled for the inauguration of the wine tasting.
You must have a minimum physical preparation, and the activity includes a three-hour ascent and two descent. Adequate clothing, footwear and socks must be compulsory. It also has to take food route (breakfast and lunch), walking sticks, fleece, anorak or raincoat with hood, hat or cap with visor, sunglasses, sunscreen and lip, canteen with 1.5 liters of water, Basic medicine kit (iodine, bandages, ampoule patches).
If you want to see the program of the day is available in pdf here (in Catalan)