Summer solstice and mountain fires

A wonderful tradition in Tirol that lits the mountain ridges in summer on the longest day of the year. The date of the fires changes depending on weather conditions but it’susually around the 20 June. On that day, mountain guides and local volounteers hike up and lit fires at dusk.
Some places have the whole mountain glowing, while others have fire shapes like the one in this picture.
From what I see in the calendar it’s planned for next weekend, so I was surprised to see them yesturday. A reheral or someting ?

Camera shake did a good effect for once.

Herz Jesu fire

Herz Jesu fire

Some photos from previous years

Summer Solstice and Sacred Heart Celebrations in Tirol

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