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Krn (2244 m)

Krn is the highest mountain in Krn mountain chain.

From the top of the Krn mountain, hikers have a wonderful view in all directions in good weather. It is possible to see the Adriatic Sea, Matajur, Stol, Kanin, Triglav, Lake Krn, ...

Just below the peak of Krn mountain there is a hut Gomiščkovo zavetišče (2182 m). At the foot of the mountain, mountaineers can be placed in a hut on planina Kuhinja (991 m).

The entire mountain range is full of World War I remains. On the way from mountain pasture planina Kuhinja there is an interlineed morena, which is one of the largest in the Alps, and the geological feature is also the Rdeči rob mountain, which consists of older rocks.

Ascent to Krn from planina Kuhinja:

Starting point: Planina Kuhinja (991 m) 46,2413°N / 13,663°E
Estimated walking time: 3 hours 15 min
Difficulty: easy marked trail
Height difference: 1253 m
Mountain hut: Koča na planini Kuhinja (1002 m),

Planinski dom pri Krnskih jezerih (1385 m),
Gomiščkovo zavetišče na Krnu (2182 m)

Other starting points: Drežnica, dom v Lepeni, planina Polog


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    Drežnica and its surroundings

    The Drežnica area lies at the foot of the western side of Mountain Krn, surrounded by continuous range of mountains and hills.