High Tatras - Maly Zavrat in Winter
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High Tatras - Maly Zavrat in Winter

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Maly Zavrat seddle (2270 m) in High Tatras, Slovakia after few hours of skitouring in Velka Studena dolina valley. The slab going to the south is 45 degrees steep and means a serious ski challenge. Mountain to the west reachable from the seddle is called Kresany roh. In the northwest there is the main ridge of High Tatras.

  • Lubos Klimek about 1 year ago
    Marek super pano. Normalne si mi narobil chute tam ist niekedy.
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