Tatra Haute Route

Difficulty Level
Medium
Destination
Slovakia
$
317
38
/ Person
Trusted local partner
Branislav K
Short Version
Like the Alps, the High Tatras have their classic stage transition. Although Tatras dimension is much smaller level, but especially beauty of Skitouring through classic Tatras saddles are paralel to those in the Alps. We invite you to our Tatra winter crossing “roads in high places.” Fulfill your desire and maybe the dream go skiing the High Tatras. They are waiting for steep uphills, endless descents, but mainly plenty of unforgettable experiences.
 
Highlights
  • Ski mountaineering and crossing the High Tatras, the biggest mountains in Slovakia.
What you can expect
Meeting point: on Friday night at 18:00pm on Popradské pleso.

Transportation available from Bratislava/Poprad airport (50€/day + petrol).

PROGRAM:

Day 1: Friday

– arrival to cottage on Popradské tarn, meeting with guide

– familiarity with the program

– check the necessary gear

Day 2: Saturday

– early morning start

– cottage Popradské tarn – Eastern Iron Gate – Gerlachovské falls – Duck Valley – Litvorová Valley – Zbojnícka chata (hut)

Length: 9 km, 1500 m ascent, descent 900 m

Afternoon program on hut: avalanche rescue course & equipment use

Day 3: Sunday

Zbojnícka hut – Transverse saddle – Téryho chata (hut) – Lamb saddle – Hut at the Green tarn – White Water bus stop

Length 15 km, climb 800 m, descent 1900 m

MANDATORY EQUIPMENT

– skitouring or freeride equipment (skis with touring bindings, touring boots, skins, sticks)

– avalanche set (avalanche transceiver, probe, shovel)

– crampons (touring or mountaineering), ice axe (touring or tourism)

– harness (touring or climbing)

– skiing or climbing helmet

– backpack (30-35 l, with the possibility of attachment of skis)

– appropriate clothing (and reserves: thermo undershirt, gloves, hats, socks)

– bottle of liquid (min. 1 liter capacity), thermos

– headlamp, extra batteries

Note: Most of the equipment can be rented by arrangement

RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT

– First Aid Kit

– sunscreen

– glasses, goggles

– energy bars

Highly recommended – personal insurance 

Warning: We reserves the right to change or adjust the program depending on the weather and avalanche situation.
 
Group Size
2 - 5
 people
Nanook Experience Category:
Skiing
Nanook Package Type:
Weekend package, Vacation package
Rates
Activity Name
Per
Duration
Price
Tatra Haute RoutePerson3 days
$
317
38
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Daily, until Apr 20, 20186:00 PMOn request
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