We start the tour at the beginning of the Lepena valley, where the Great Soča Gorge ends. Here's also the entry point for kayakers.
The tour take place on a small, asphalted road that leads us to the end of Lepena valley. We first cycle next to the Soča river, then we follow the Lepenjica creek.
After 3km we will drive pass a small parking place which is the starting point for the Šunik water grove hiking trail.
At the end of the road we will reach the Dr. Klement Jug hut, where we can refresh and rest. This is also the starting point for the mountain path to the Krn lakes and mt. Krn.
Safety informationSince this is a public road, pay attention to traffic.
Tips, hints and links
The starting point of this tour can be combined with sightseeing at the Great Soča Gorge, on the way we can hike the Šunik water grove, while the end of the tour offers yet another (hiking) experience: climbing up to the Krn Lakes or to the top of mt. Krn.
Getting thereWe look for the road sign for "Lepena".
It's 10 km from Bovec or 11 km from Trenta.