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34. Rogla on the Pohorje Massif

07-Dec-2009

Walk 34 – a walk to the Lovrenška jezera on the Pohorje massif, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

The Porhorje Massif near Rogla

The Porhorje Massif near Rogla

Beginning at Rogla, a skiing centre, this walk meanders across Pohorje to the small pools of Lovrenška jezera. Be careful not to disturb the waters as you may upset the goblin, Jezernik. He brings on   … Read the rest

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35. Pohorje – Veliki Šumik

28-Nov-2009

Walk 35 – a walk on the Pohorje massif to the waterfall Veliki Šumik, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

The heavily wooded Pohorje massif, the ‘lungs of Maribor’, is a popular spot for Slovenians all year round. In the heart of this area lies one of Eastern Slovenia’s beauty spots, the Šumik waterfalls, hidden deep in virgin forest.  … Read the rest

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33. Virštanj vineyards

20-Nov-2009

Walk 33 – a walk through the vineyards of Virštanj, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

Sv Filip and Jakob, Virštanj

Sv Filip and Jakob, Virštanj

A rural ramble on quiet country roads through the vineyards of Virštanj. Lovely at any time of year but during the grape harvest in autumn must be best.

Start/Finish – at the Gostišče Banovina in Virštanj

Roadside shine near Virstanj

Roadside shine

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32. Rogaška Slatina

13-Nov-2009

Walk 32 – a walk starting at Rogaška Slatina, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

Sv Florjan, near Rogaška Slatina

Sv Florjan, near Rogaška Slatina

Quiet country roads take you on an easy ramble through countryside of mixed farming and vineyards near the spa town of Rogaška Slatina, famous for it’s curative mineral water.

Klopotci or wind rattle, bird scarer

Klopotci or wind rattle, bird scarer

Start/Finish – Rogaška Slatina  … Read the rest

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41. Podolševa and Govca

10-Nov-2009

Walk 41 – a walk from Podolševa to Govca on the Austrian border, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

The cave Potočka Zijavka

The cave Potočka Zijavka

One of our favourite walks! A wonderful mountain ridge walk with a 360degree panorama along the Austrian border.  The route also passes the cave Potoćka Zijavka where, in 1928 bones of the cave bear and tools   … Read the rest

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40. Slap Rinka, Logarska Dolina

10-Nov-2009

Walk 40 – a walk from Slap Rinka in Logarska Dolina, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

The Kamnik-Savinja Alps from above Slap Rinka

The Kamnik-Savinja Alps from above Slap Rinka

This walk explores Logarska Dolina beyond the road end, visiting Slap Rinka and the source of the Savinja River. Beyond here we climb up into a small amphitheatre of jagged peaks in the Kamnik-Savinja Alps.   … Read the rest

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39. Logarska Dolina

09-Nov-2009

Walk 39 – a walk in Logarska Dolina, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

Logarska Dolina

Logarska Dolina

The valley of Logarska Dolina lies at the Upper Savinja Valley and is one of the most beautiful glacial valleys in Europe. Green pastures, woods and the mighty peaks of the Kamnik-Savinja Alps harmonise to form a perfect scene. Our walk leads you   … Read the rest

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38. Robanov Kot

08-Nov-2009

Walk 38 – a walk in Robanov Kot, near Luče, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

Robanov Kot

Robanov Kot

The valley of Robanov Kot lies off the Upper Savinja Valley and is often bypassed by visitors eager to reach the neighbouring Logarska Dolina. The lack of a road means it is accessible to walkers only and, as a result, is   … Read the rest

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37. Kamniški Vrh

06-Nov-2009

Walk 37 – a walk on Kamniški Vrh, near Kamnik, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

On the summit ridge of Kamniški Vrh

On the summit ridge of Kamniški Vrh

Kamniški Vrh is a superb vantage point with views over the town of Kamnik and the surrounding countryside. Our circular route over the summit explores the sunny southern side of this mountain and is full of   … Read the rest

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36. Velika Planina

06-Nov-2009

Walk 36 – a walk on Velika Planina, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia.

Wooden shepherd houses on Velika Planina

Wooden shepherd houses on Velika Planina

One of Slovenia’s walking highlights! A day out on Velika Planina offers easy walking through the summer pastures and the herdsmen’s traditional wooden huts plus stunning views to the Kamniško-Savinjske Alps.

Start/Finish – Start at the Velika Planina Cable   … Read the rest

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