: 1113 m
Open for guestsopen
The hut is open from the 1st of May until the 31st of October, otherwise only on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.
No. of beds
: 8 Dormitory beds
: 10 Seating inside
Description of the hut The mountain hut is situated on the clearing in the middle of a vast basin of Krnica between the mountains of Martuljek, Škrlatica, Razor and Prisojnik.
At the bridge across Pišnica, a little below the Erika Hotel there is a note if the hut is open; in wintertime we suggest reading the information for mountaineers of check by the phone. In the restaurant area there are 40 seats; there are 24 seats at the tables in front of the hut, 3 rooms with 8 beds, 10 communal beds, toilet and washing room with cold water; the restaurant and sleeping areas are heated by stoves; running water, generator.
From the hut or from an even more convenient viewpoint nearby there is a beautiful view of the mountains which surround Krnica. On the east side rises the steep slope of Gamsova Špica, on the right above Krnica there are Velika Dnina, the walls of Mala and Velika Ponca, Oltar and Škrlatica; on the southeast part Krnica narrows and its end it is closed by the walls of Dovški Gamsoevc and the steep wall Kriška stena; south from the hut rise the north walls of Razor and the central part of Prisojnik; on the west immediately below the valley is the slope of Prednja glava, the northernmost peak in Prisojnik; on the south part behind the Mali Tamar alpine pasture and the V Klinu alpine pasture by the Velika Pišnica above the Vršič road rises the ridge with Veliki Kumleh and Škrbinjek which descends towards Kranjska Gora, and on the right bank of the Pišnica ascend the west slopes of the Martuljek mountains.
along the forest road, which turns from the regional road Kranjska Gora-Vršič before the bridge over the Velika Pišnica and below the Erika Hotel to the V Klinu alpine pasture 3km, from where it takes 30 minutes to the hut. The BS Kranjska Gora and Mihov dom na Vršiču mountain hut: from Kranjska Gora along the Vršič road to the bridge over the Velika Pišnica and below the Erika Hotel, along forest road at the right bank of the stream to the alpine pasture of V Klinu alpine pasture and across Lipna trata 2h; from the BS at the mountain hut Mihov dom along the road towards Kranjska Gora to the first turning, from there down to the steam of Velika Pišnica, over the bridge to the Mali Tamar alpine pasture and across Lipna trata 1h.
Špik (2472 m) 4 to 5h; Škrlatica (2740 m) across Kriška stena and the slopes of Dovški Gamsovec and Dolkova špica 6 to 7h; Križ (2410 m) across Kriška stena 4h.
Access to other mountain huts Pogačnikov dom na Križkih podih mountain hut (2050m)
across Kriška stena and past the Zgornje Kriško jezero Lake 4 do 5h; Aljažev dom v Vratih mountain hut (1015m)
across the wall Kriška stena and Rušje and past Bivak IV. (Bivouac IV) Na Rušju (1980m) 5 to 6h; Mihov dom na Vršiču mountain hut (1085m)
1h; Koča na Gozdu mountain hut (1226m)
1h30; Erjavčeva koča na Vršiču mountain hut (1525m)
2h30; Tičarjev dom na Vršiču mountain hut (1620m
)2h45; Poštarski dom na Vršiču mountain hut (1688m)
3h. GPS Northing (N)
: 46,4323 GPS Easting (E)