A royal ski touring tour in the Julian Alps. When the conditions are good, the descent from Mt. Kanjavec into the Zadnjica Valley offers excellent ski touring in a wonderful high-mountain environment.
Distance 20.4 km
Ascend from the Zadnjica Valley to Mt. Kanjavec. You will be faced with a long and physically demanding tour to the highest ski touring summit – Mt. Kanjavec.
This tour is physically very demanding. You should only take it appropriately prepared and equipped.
Update: October 23, 2022
Safety informationThis tour includes a lot of sections which can be slippery and dangerous for avalanches. You should only take this tour in appropriate conditions, in nice weather and with the use of appropriate equipment.
Tips and hintsThere is a winter bivouac on the Prehodavci Mountain pass where you can spend the night and split this tour into two parts or visit another nearby summit.
Getting thereThe turn for the Zadnjica Valley is located at the 50th hairpin bend of the Vršič Pass road.
ParkingParking is available at the beginning of the Zadnjica Valley. The road is maintained to the end of the parking lot and can get covered with ice in further sections. There is no parking fee until the 1st of April.
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EquipmentSki touring and avalanche equipment, crampons, ice axe and head lamp. Sufficient amount of food and water.
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