*** Mountain hur keeper
: Lokar Klara Altitude
: 1242 m
Open for guestsopen on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays
The thut is open from on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from the beginning of May until September.
No. of beds
: 10 Dormitory beds
: 30 Seating inside
The hut is located on an extensive clearing between Veliki Modrasovec on the north and Mala gora (1034 m) on the south side of the thut, which belong to the south edge of Trnovski gozd with the name Čaven.
In the restaurant area there are 50 seats and a bar counter; there are 40 seats at the tables in front of the thut; there are two rooms with 10 beds, 30 communal beds; toilets, a washing room with warm and cold water; the restaurant area is heated by the stove, running water, generator for electricity. The view:
From the thut there is the view only to the southeast, but from the nearby viewing point and from the peaks the view is much broader. Towards the north and east one can see the extensive plain of Trnovski gozd, Javornik, Nanos and Snežnik, and in the foreground the plateau Otliška planota with Predmeja and Maj, Kovk and Podrta gora; in the Vipava Valley (Vipavska dolina) one can see Ajdovščina, Vipava, Podnanos, Vipavski Križ and other places; on the south one sees across Kras to the Trieste Bay (Tržaški zaliv), in the same direction Vremščica and Trstelj can be seen; on the west below the high edge of Trnovski gozd with the peaks of Kucelj in Čaven the lower part of the Vipava Valley and across it one can see the area around Gorica and Friuli Plain (Furlanska nižina), and when the weather is clear farther towards Venice; on the north spreads Trnovski gozd with Mali Golak, the highest peak of the plateau. Access Car:
the local road which soon after Predmeja turns off from the road Predmeja-Lokve (Col-Predmeja and Ajdovščina-Predmeja), from Predmeja to the thut 8km; the local road from Trnovo pri Gorici through the settlement Rijavci and past lumber hut Selovec 11km. The BS Ajdovščina, Vrtovin, Predmeja, Trnovo pri Gorici; from Ajdovščina through Lokavec 3h30; from Vrtovin across Kucelj 3h30; from Predmeja 1h30; from Trnovo pri Gorici along the TV (transversal) 3h. Interesting tours
Veliki Modrasovec (1353 m) 30 minutes; Mali Modrasovec (1305 m) 15 minutes; Kucelj (1237 m) 45 minutes; Čaven (1185 m) 1h30; Mali Golak (1495 m) along the SPP (Slovenian Alpine Trail) 3h. Access to other mountain thuts: Iztokova koča pod Golaki mountain hut (1260 m)
2h30; Pirnatova koča na Javorniku mountain hut (1156m)
along the SPP across Col from 9 to 10h. GPS Northing (N)
: 45,9291 GPS Easting (E)