Every spring, 62 years in a row, mountaineering-recreative tour called “Quest for Narcissus” takes place on a mountain Stolovi near the town of Kraljevo. Large number of mountaineers from Serbia gather around in order to hike up to the mountain top 1375 meters high above sea level and enjoy endless vast space covered with wild Narcissus. 528 members from 48 mountaineering clubs participated in this trekking event last year.
7 AM - 7.50 AM warm welcome of the participants and their signup for action in a village Kamenica
8.00 AM - 8.15 AM Opening ceremony of the action, preparations for the start
8.15 AM - 3 PM Ascent to the top of Stolovi and return to the mountaineers’ house
3 PM - 4 PM free lunch, prize and thank-you notes award, closing of the action in the mountaineers’ house
Trail is 21 km long and with the altitude difference of around 1000 meters during ascent and 800 meters during descent it is one of the medium difficulty trails.
For the participants of weaker physical stamina we suggest shorter and easier trail: 11 km long and with 700 meters of altitude difference during ascent and 500 meters during descent.
Following things are provided on the trail: emergency ambulance team, refreshments (tea and water) and recycling bags. Participants can get valid information at anytime from club members on the trail.
Upon completion of the hiking activities: organizer has arranged a free lunch (beans, special recipe by well known and renowned cooking chef Milijan Stojanic from Kosjeric) in the mountaineers’ house “Zorica Gizdavic” in the village Brezna. Dinner set and appropriate plastic plates are mandatory.
For the mountaineers who wish to come a few days earlier, accommodation in a skiing center on mountain Goc is available (+381 36 815 120 contact number), also private accommodation in Mataruska Spa center (contact number +381 36 54 11 344,+381 36 54 11 426 or +381 36 54 11 124) 30 km away from the starting point, or you can camp in your own tents in the yard of the mountaineers’ house in Brezna. It is possible to organize mountaineering tour with the starting point at mountaineers’ house while previous arranging it with the host.
Organizer of the event PSC”Gvozdac”Kraljevo
+381 63 74 115 72 or +381 69 39 37 300 Milutin Vukosavljevic
+381 60 66 82 896 Miroslav Stanic
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