Mt. Peski

Hiking Researchers Groups
Demanding | 8–9 hrs

The 2,176 metres high mountain Vrh nad Peski was located in the immediate rear of the Austro-Hungarian line on Mt. Batognica. Thanks to its location and height, the Austro-Hungarian artillerymen were able to shell from this mountain the Italian positions on Mts. Batognica and Krn. As the front line in this section did not change, the Austro-Hungarian soldiers remained at Vrh nad Peski until the breakthrough of the front.

Text: Jaka Fili
Photo: Tanja Gorjan, Fundacija Poti miru

Access and useful info

Access

Kuhinja mountain pasture‒Leskovca mountain pasture‒Lake Lužnica‒Saddle Prag‒Mt. Vrh nad Peski 4 hrs

Information

Info središče čezmejne Ekoregije Julijske Alpe
(Infocentre of the Julian Alps Crossborder Ecoregion)
Na Logu v Trenti
SI–5232 Soča
+386 5 388 93 30
dom-tnp.trenta@tnp.gov.si
https://www.tnp.si

TIC Kobarid
Trg svobode 16
SI–5222 Kobarid
+386 5 380 04 90
info.kobarid@dolina-soce.si
www.soca-valley.com

Hiking Researchers Groups
Demanding | 8–9 hrs

Duration

8–9 hrs

GPS coordinates

46.264346, 13.676943

Altitude

2,176 m

Best time of year

May‒October

Equipment

Trekking clothing and footwear, drinks and food from backpack, trekking poles

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