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When if comes down to beauty of nature the "Rusty Pit" - Groapa Ruginoasa - is definitely worth visiting. Why - here is why :
- location can be approached from several direction - closest is from Vartop
- the hike to this place is...More
The views are spectacular. Because the hike up is quite short, many many people visit this place and spoil the pristine nature. For me it is infuriating to see so many wet wipes and tp in the forest near the marked path. I am all...More
From "satul de vacanță Vârtop" You have two possible trails that you can follow to reach the final destination.
I started near the church and it took me about 45 minutes to reach the top, but I consider myself a fast walker.
First part of...More
We enjoyed a lot both the hike and the walk in the forest, but most important the view from the top of the enormous hole. It's somehow like a small canyon, which larges itself naturally every year. It made me feel small in comparison to...More
It is a nice 2 hour ( 1h one way) hike that any person can do close to Vartop. Most of the trip is in the forest, perfect for even hot summer days. Then you reach a plateau and you can see the ravine. It...More
First 20-30 mins a steep trip, but don't be discouraged. Afterwards te path will be better and after 10 more minutes you will be given a tremendous view. Open grass around so lots of space for pickwick, rest etc.
very nice canyon in Apuseni montains, wich i recomand it not to miss if you pass Bihor montain area. 600 m wide more than 150 m deep, and its going more year by year. from the parking area its 800 m walk on a valley,...More