Trg svobode 18 4290 Tržič
++386 4 597 15 36, ++386 4 597 15 24
The trail is interesting geologically, since it tuns over very old Paleozoik rock. From the trail, you can see the glacial valley beneath Mount Storžič, and from viewpoint on Bošt
, Slovenia's longest mountain range, Košuta...
But above all, on this trail running above the Dovžanova soteska gorge (22)
you will learn about the arduous life of mountain dairy farmers
. You begin at trail Na Strmc
, hike to the Pr'Tič Farm
, and continue across the alpine meadows of Spodnja Konšca
(1450 m) and Zgornja Konšca
(1600 m). Inspect a typical dwelling of an alpine dairyman and dairymaid
tending on the herds during the summer and makig cheese. At the alpine dairy farms
made of timbers and covered with shingles, you can try various homemade dishes such as sour milk and žganci, homemade cheese, and cottage cheese. In Zgornja Konšca, try to find an alpine newt
in the small lakes used to water the cattle. Continue across Gabrčv rovt
, where hay is mown by hand, and across Kotel
where people once erected piles of wood to make charcoal. te trail ends at Pod Storžičam Mountain Lodge.