Source of the Summit and Our Flora
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Description:

Radial Trail PR LP 5, starting from the top, through the Vizcaina Fountain to the Midlands area in the District of La Galga, Puntallana. Here we will know the different stages of vegetation on the island. It was the route used by the inhabitants of the place to go to Garafía, Puntagorda and approximate Tijarafe.

Approximate duration: 4 hours.

Starting point: Vizcaina Fountain (San Andrés y Sauces) source (2,100 m).

Distance: 12 km.

Arrival point: road of the Galga-Mirador of San Bartolo (Puntallana) (420 masl).

Recommendations:

 

Due to the difficulty of the route for the high slope of the same refrain hikers who are not accustomed to this difficulty walking.

For the safety of the hiker and for the correct development of the route, it is recommended to carry the following items: water, Cap or similar, comfortable footwear, solar shield, something to eat (nuts, fruit, snacks, chocolate,…), something coat (because by the means whereby we are going to walk, it is possible to do cold or even that you drizzle), clothes of beach and mobile phone.

It may be advisable, due to the steep slopes of the route, the use of trekking poles to soften the hardness of it.

Do not leave the trail due to the fragility of the land.