Climbing for everybody – fourth mountain week in Slovenian winter

Climbing for everybody – fourth mountain week in Slovenian winter Author: Manca Čujež From 5 to 11 March 2018 the Alpine Association of Slovenia hosted the fourth mountain week of the international project Climbing for everybody in the Planica Valley in the heart of Slovenian Julian Alps. The three-year-project, co-funded by European Commission, programme Erasmus+: […]

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125 years of organized mountaineering in Slovenia

125 years of organized mountaineering in Slovenia Author: Manca Čujež 125 years after the establishment the Alpine Association of Slovenia is among the most numerous non-governmental organizations in Slovenia, and the most numerous sports organization. The anniversary was celebrated in Ljubljana on 27 February 2018. Morning meeting with the Slovenian Prime Minister was followed by […]

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Slovenia opened the UIAA Ice Climbing season in Domžale

Slovenia opened the UIAA Ice Climbing season in Domžale Author: Manca Čujež On 2 December 2017 Domžale hosted the first competition of the new European Ice Climbing Cup in lead. Italian Angelika Rainer and French Louna Ladevant claimed victory in Slovenia. This competition also counted as the final event of the 5th Slovenian-Croatian-Serbian Open Cup […]

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BJELASTIČKI MARATON 2018

The 4-th Winter Adventure Race BJELASTIČKI MARATON 2018 Bjelasički maraton is the first Winter adventure race in Montenegro. Our Winter adventure race is a great event for families, those new to adventure racing, scouts and of course for hardcore seasoned racers. You can chose between two races and will have option to use skis or […]

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Hiking maps by Slovenian Alpine Association on your smartphone

Detailed hiking maps by Slovenian Alpine Association on your smartphone Author: Manca Čujež You can download Slovenian mountain hiking maps on your smartphone. Together with other maps of most countries around the world, they are accessible through handy application Locus Map. Maps of Alpine Association of Slovenia (PZS – Planinska zveza Slovenije) in the map […]

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VRELO MATKA EXPEDITION

Cave Diving Club Vrelo, R. Macedonia Vrelo Matka Expedition (14.08-22-08) 2017 Possibility to prove that it could be the deepest underwater cave in the world explored by man CAVE VRELO – World deepest underwater cave Located on the right bank of the Treska River,near the capital Skopje, R.. Macedonia, this cave was listed as one […]

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West face of Arjuna, Kishtwar Himalaya, India

West face of Arjuna, Kishtwar Himalaya, India June 2017 Aleš Česen, Marko Prezelj and Urban Novak, Slovenia The report was written by Urban Novak Visiting the Kijaj Nullah valley was on our bucketlist since 2015, when we were climbing above Chomochior glacier. At the end of our expedition we were planning to have a look […]

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BMU INSTRUCTOR SEMINAR

National Park Paklenica, Croatia 9 – 12/11/2017   Dear mountaineering colleagues, as agreed during the BMU meeting on 3-4 June 2017 in Kolašin (Montenegro), the Croatian Mountaineering Association, in order to continue the good practice of expert thematic workshops within the BMU framework, will organise the second BMU mountaineering instructor seminar in the Croatian coastal […]

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Minutes from 18th BMU Meeting, June 3rd 2017, Kolasin, Montenegro

Balkan Mountaineering Union (BMU) General Meeting June 3rd 2017 Kolasin, Montenegro   Morning Session Opening and welcome The President, Jovica Ugrinovski welcomed the delegates to the 18th BMU General Meeting. He expressed thanks to Planinarski Savez Crne Gore for good organisation of the conference. Moment of silence was held in memory of late Venceslav Udev, […]

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