MINUTES FROM THE 16TH BMU MEETING

…October 25th, 2014, Konjic, Bosnia & Herzegovina The 16th meeting of the Balkan Mountaineering Union (BMU) took place in Konjic, B&H, the alpine town located between the mountains of Prenj, Bjelasnica and Bitovinja, Herzegovina, divided by the rushing waters of Neretva river, known as rafting paradise. The meeting was hosted by the Mountaineering Union of […]

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Slovenian expedition to Hagshu 2014

Between 29 and 30 September 2014, Slovenian alpine climbers Aleš Česen, Luka Lindič and Marko Prezelj became the first to climb the north face of Hagshu in the Indian Himalayas, and then traversed from the north peak to the main summit of Hagshu (6657m). The entire climb was graded as ED, 70°-90°, III. Prior to […]

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Trail Markers Instructors Seminar

The trail marker instructors seminar was organized October 9-12th, 2014 by the Macedonian Mountain Sports Federation (MMSF) – Commission for mountain trails and Center for vocational training, with the assistance of the members of the PZS Commission for mountain trails: Igor Mlakar, president, Bostjan Gornar, instructor marker, Maks Kotnik, instructor marker and Gorazd Hace, instructor […]

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4th BMU Expedition Elbrus 2014

4th BMU Expedition Elbrus 2014 (5642m) August 1-8, 2014 The 4th BMU Expedition Mt. Elbrus (5642m) 2014, despite the bad weather conditions, was successfully realized under the organization of the Macedonian Mountain Sports Federation (MMSF). The expedition leader was Zivko Temelkovski, mountain guide, member of MMSF. Mt. Elbrus located in the Caucasus Mountains, in Russia, […]

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K2

Acces to K2, the most difficult and most hazardous peak on the planet Earth The great success of Dejanovik Zdravko, member of the Macedonian Mountaineering Sports Federation. (Mountain Club Bistra-Skopje) The K2 peak (8611 m) after Mount Everest is the second highest peak on the planet Earth which is located at the mountain range Himalaya […]

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Dufourspitze & Mont Blanc

Alps 2014: Dufourspitze & Mont Blanc / Italian routes 2014 During the period of 26.07.2014 – 09.08.2014 the action “The Alps 2014” took place in organization of the three mountaineering clubs within the Federation of Mountain Sports of Macedonia (FMSM) and with direct support of FMSM and Agency of Youth and Sports of Republic of […]

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BMU Youth Camp

BMU Youth Camp Gorna Belica The first BMU Youth camp was organized by the Youth Commission of the Macedonian Mountain Sport Federation (MMSF) August 20- 24, 2014 in the village of Gorna Belica (altitude 1.300 m.) near the city of Struga, R. of Macedonia. The Mediterranean charm of the region, the beauty of the mountain […]

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INVITATION: 15th International Victory Climbing to Mount Ağrı

15th International Victory Climbing to Mount Ağrı, organized by Turkish Mountaineering Federation (TMF), will be executed on August 28-31, 2014. TMF has honor to invite mountaineers of your Federation / Association. General information: General information With best regards, Alaattin KARACA President

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New web page Mountain-huts.net

Mountain-huts.net is a project, started in the year 2014, prepared by Alpine association of Slovenia and supported by the Balkan mountaineering union and all participating mountaineering associations. Wikipedia.org: A mountain hut (also known as alpine hut, mountain shelter, and mountain hostel) is a building located in the mountains intended to provide food and shelter to […]

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