Hiking trails on Medvednica
Want to hike and enjoy the beauty of nature?
Nature and the fresh air have a positive impact on people – they relax, relieve stress, and stimulate creativity. If you want to enjoy the beauty of nature by hiking blazed trails, the Medvednica Nature Park is a great choice. Over 70 attractive trails await you – set out on a fun and healthy outdoors adventure.
Why hike on Medvednica?
Over 70 hiking trails
The Medvednica Nature Park is located within easy reach of the city of Zagreb and connects to many wonderful places in Zagorje. Medvednica has more than 70 well-designed and blazed hiking trails, letting you enjoy your hiking experience to the max.
The trails are of varying lengths and difficulty levels, enabling you to choose your route according to your own criteria.
Regardless of your fitness level, you’re sure to enjoy your expedition through the beauties of Medvednica and the fresh air of this natural treasure.
Relax and get healthier
Hiking is one of the best physical activities, which can be enjoyed by almost everyone. When you take a walk in the fresh air outdoors, you burn excess calories and build your strength.
You don’t need any special equipment for hiking – a pair of good sneakers, sportswear, and a backpack is enough.
Walking along the hiking trails of Medvednica will help you relax and relieve stress – and give you energy and enthusiasm to meet the new day head on.
The Medvednica Transversal
The Medvednica Transversal (Mountain Trail 1) is the main and the longest mountain trail on Medvednica. It stretches along the entire length of Medvednica and connects the two ends of the mountain.
Covering this trail takes between 15 and 20 hours of normal walking. Keep in mind that this trail gets pretty narrow at certain points, so be prepared for all kinds of fun mountaineering adventures.
The trail is regularly maintained by a mountaineering society and connects with many of Medvednica’s shorter trails.
A great family getaway
Medvednica offers lots of content for people with various interests. In addition to the trails, you can enjoy educational content, fun workshops, and many other things.
Much of the content is tailored to children – which makes Medvednica a great choice when you’re planning to spend quality family time outdoors.
Encourage your family to be active, awaken their passion for the exploration of nature, and enjoy beautiful landscapes of the Medvednica Nature Park.