Circle trip "Around Šostýn I" (Kopřivnice)

Type: walking trip, trip with small children

ROUTE

Parking – Bezruč’s Lookout – Šostýn Castel – Parking

Length  3-3,4 km

Elevation  147 m

Ascent  186 m

Descent  186 m

Sign: yellow hiking trail sign educational trail markings Without markings

slightly demanding

Surface : forest path, forest road, asphalt road

WAYPOINTS

A. Trailhead

B. Pod Pískovnou (crossroads)

C. Crossroads of the witches

D. Šostýn (Crossroads)

POINTS OF INTEREST ON THE ROUTE

1. Bezruč’s Lookout

2. Šostýn Castle

TRAILHEAD

parking lot at the swimming pool

DESCRIPTION OF THE ROUTE

From the trailhead (A), take the Lachian nature trail route to the Bezruč viewing tower, then go along the ridge of Brdy to the crossroads "Pod Pískovnou" (B). From there, turn right and go along the pond below Šostýn to the ruins of the castle (distance: about 2.5 km).

Back from Šostýn, either from the tourist signpost (D) following the yellow tourist signs to the trailhead (a total of ca. 3 km) or from the Lachian nature trail board "Crossroads of the witches" (C) to the right to the asphalt road and along it down to the trailhead (the length of the entire trip is ca. 3.4 km).

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INDIVIDUAL SECTIONS

Trailhead - Šostýn

Sign: educational trail markings

slightly demanding

Length  2,5 km

Elevation  147 m

Ascent  183 m

Descent  105 m

Surface : forest path, forest road

Back from Šostýn Crossroads (D) following the yellow tourist signs

Sign: yellow hiking trail sign

slightly demanding

Length  385 m

Elevation  58 m

Ascent  0 m

Descent  58 m

Surface : footpath

Back from Crossroads of the witches (C)

Sign: Without markings

easy

Length  700 m

Elevation  62 m

Ascent  0 m

Descent  62 m

Surface : forest road, asphalt road