Category: Triglav National Park

Information on the Triglav National Park, Slovenia

10 Highest Mountains in Slovenia

All but one of 10 highest mountains in Slovenia are to be found in the Julian Alps, within the boundary of the Triglav National Park, the sole exception being Grintovec, the highest mountain in the Kamnik-Savinja Alps. Many of these great summits can be reached by the walker who has a head for heights and enjoys some easy scrambling. Some   … Read the rest

A 12 Day Walking Tour in the Julian Alps of Slovenia

Triglav, Slovenia’s highest mountain In the autumn of 2009 David and I completed one of the most exciting and exhilarating walking trips we have ever done, a grand walking tour in the Julian Alps. Since our first visit to Slovenia in 2001 we had always dreamed of climbing Triglav and incorporating this challenge into a circular walk and sleeping in   … Read the rest

24. Vogel, Bohinj, Slovenia

Walk 24 – Vogel, a mountain walk above Bohinj from a Walking Guide to Slovenia. Triglav from the Vogel Ski Station A relatively easy mountain walk above Bohinjin the Julian Alps, to the summit of Vogel (1922m). We use the Vogel Cable Car to gain a bit of height! Start/Finish – Vogel Ski Station car park Distance – 10km/6.2miles  … Read the rest

23. Rudnica and the Upper Bohinj Valley

Walk 23 – in Zgornja Dolina, the Upper Valley of Bohinj, also climbing Rudnica, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia. Hayracks in Zgornja Dolina Starting at Ribčev Laz, this pleasant countryside walk meanders through the villages and fields of Zgornja Dolina, the Upper Valley of Bohinj, as well as climbing Rudnica. Start/Finish – Ribčev Laz Distance – 11.8km/7.4miles Height   … Read the rest

22. Mostnica Gorge Walk and the Voje Valley, Bohinj, Slovenia

Walk 22 – along the Mostnica Gorge and the Voje Valley, beginning at Stara Fužina, from a Walking Guide to Slovenia. Slonćek, an underwater arch in the Mostnica Gorge Starting at the pretty village of Stara Fužina, this walk explores the Mostnica Gorge (Mostnica Korita) and the meadows of the alpine Voje Valley as far as the Slap Mostnice   … Read the rest