Sat 12 Sep 2020

Matagalls Montserrat

Nucli d'El Brull, Barcelona
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The fortieth edition of the already traditional and popular Matagalls Montserrat is organized on September 14 , being an event full of history and nature. The Matagalls Montserrat is an individual and non-competitive endurance trek through the mountains that aims to complete it in less than 24 hours, and is done in memory of the great hiker who was Mn. Jaume Oliveras , who made it for the first time on August 4, 1904. It is organized by the Excursionist Club of Gràcia, non-profit, through the invaluable voluntary and altruistic collaboration of its associates.

The distance is 82.6 kilometers , with a cumulative drop of 5,773 meters .

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The route is marked with green and red paint marks. In the sections that run within the natural parks, this same marking appears on the sticks established by the Natural Parks service of the Barcelona Provincial Council. A cross with these colors indicates the wrong direction.


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From 4 to 12 September: Collection of documentation, shirt and chips (Excursionista Club de Gràcia).


From 11: 00h: Collection of documentation, shirt and chips (El Brull).

The test will take place at the Nucli del Brull (Montseny) in groups of 35 participants per minute, between 3 and 4:30 p.m. on September 14, 2019. Each participant will leave at the hour and minute indicated on their bib. Those born in 1948 and earlier are assigned the departure time immediately before 3pm.


  • Departure from Barcelona (from the Mistos monument C / Padre Mariana - Av. Cardenal Vidal and Barraquer metro Montbau L3) from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on Saturday, September 14.
  • Departure from RENFE-Granollers station at 12pm on Saturday, September 14.
  • Departure from Monistrol's rack railway parking at 11:30 am. Saturday, September 14.
  • In the control station of Sant Llorenç Savall from 02:30, there will be a bus that will go to the FGC station in Sabadell for all those who cannot finish the journey.
Club Excursionista de Gràcia