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Hiking trail - Pec pod Sněžkou - Velká Úpa

Length: 10,1 km
Dificulty: medium
Circle: NO, Marking: marked

The trip starts in the center of Pec pod Sněžkou and leads by the blue and yellow touristic track to the crossroad in Zelený Potok (a part of the town). Then it continues by the blue track around ski lift above the valley of Luční potok (stream) to the crossroad by Husova Bouda (Hus’ Cottage) and to Pražská Bouda (Prague Cottage). From there it continues over Lučiny by the red track to the crossroad Pod Kolínskou Boudou (Under Kolínská Cottage). Then still by the red track over the Javoří Důl crossroad and by the green and yellow track through a vast forest to Hubertova Vyhlídka (Hubert’s View). Then it descends by the yellow track to the edge of Vlašské Boudy and to Fuknerova Paseka and Hlušiny. Then the trip descends to the bus station in Velká Úpa by the lower cable car station to Portášovy Boudy (cottages).


 Dist.   Location   Elevation   Marking   Description 
 Pec pod Sněžkou 
 795 m n.m.        cyclo route 20 
 Zelený potok - crossroad 
 868 m n.m.       cyclo route 20 
 Cottage Pražská bouda 
 1126 m n.m.       cyclo route 1B 
 Sedlo pod Kolínskou boudou 
 1116 m n.m.       cyclo route 1B 
 Nad Javořím dolem 
 1216 m n.m.         
 Vlašské Boudy 
 1009 m n.m.        
 Portášovy Boudy - chairlift 
 765 m n.m.        
More photos from around the route:

 Sedlo pod Kolínskou boudou – Between the next two parts the trip leads through the Černohorský peat-bog which is a State Natural Reserve and the highest placed peat-bog in Giant Mountains. The area of the peat-bog is 66ha and is about 6000 years old. It is located between Černá Hora Mountain and Světlá Hora Mountain. The source of Černohorský stream is located here and there are many kinds of precious plants. There is also a view tower by the edge of the peat-bog.
 The lower station of the cable car to Portasovy boudy – The cable car has only one seat and it runs the whole year from 8am to 4pm.

Hiking trail - Pec pod Sněžkou - Velká Úpa

Photos of the route


  Accommodation Velká Úpa
  Accommodation Pec pod Sněžkou
  Accommodation Lučiny
  Accommodation Giant mountains
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