Mt. Batognica is a stubby nearby neighbour of the more prominent and visited Mt. Krn. When snow conditions are good, it offers excellent skiing to the north or down the way you came from.
Distance 11.4 km
Start the tour on the Kuhinja Mountain pasture and ascend past the Leskovca Mountain pasture towards Lake Lužnica. The gradual ascent along the Lužnica Valley will be followed by a steep ascent to the Prag Mountain pass and by a short ascent to the top of Mt. Batognica. You should ski in the most favourable direction according to snow conditions.
When you finish skiing from Mt. Batognica, you can also climb to the nearby Mt. Vrh nad Peski.
Update: August 20, 2022
Safety informationAscend to Mt. Batognica is unsafe immediately after snowfall because the Lužnica Valley is highly exposed to avalanches.
Tips and hintsYou can also ski to the north in the direction of the Na polju Mountain pasture. In this case, you will have to ascend back to the Prag Mountain pass.
Getting thereDrive from the town of Kobarid along the regional road towards the village of Vrsno. When you arrive to Vrsno, start following a narrow winding road towards the village of Krn and continue to the parking lot in front of the Kuhinja Mountain pasture.
ParkingParking is available at the arranged parking lot in front of the Kuhinja Mountain pasture.
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EquipmentComplete winter and ski touring equipment.
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