Etichetă: south carpathians

Discover Romanian mountains, adventure hiking in Carpathians

Eileen came from Switzerland to Romania tracking back family roots and trails. Her grandfather started his love affair with the mountains in Fagaras, in Sambata and Vistisoarea area, following his passion later in life up in the Swiss mountains. Eileen wanted to see with her own eyes where it all began, so, together with her friend Yves, they asked us to plan a ten days trekking tour in Romania.

We started near Brasov, in Piatra Mare, and made our way towards Fagaras via Bucegi and Piatra Craiului. All along the way we visited sheep farms… (>>>)

Ski touring trip in Romania, Bucegi mountains

Sheila was having something for what some of us just dream, one month ski holiday in Europe. Well, I can start this story back in 2009, when we start to talk about Romanian mountains, traverse of Fagaras main ridge. in Summer of course. After two years, in September 2011 we did the Fagaras main traverse, in just 5 days, excellent tour. You may see the photos here. Well, after the hike we did in Fagaras, and why not, after the photos from my ski touring tours I send to Sheila, she decided that one week from the four weeks skiing holiday in Europe, … (>>>)

Mountain biking în Romania

Împrejurimile Brașovului, cu munții din sud estul Transilvaniei, sînt zona cu cea mai mare concentrare de trasee pentru mountain biking din România. Cărări cu rădăcini, bolovani, prin păduri sau goluri alpine, pe crestele munților sau prin pădurile sau fânețele de la marginea satelor: acesta este terenul nostru de joacă pentru turele de mountain biking pe care le organizăm din 2010.

Zonă cu adevărat alpină: După cum o indică și numele, mtb-ul înseamnă munte. Puțini din amatorii de mtb din România au norocul de a avea acces rapid la… (>>>)