Climbing is term with more meanings, and includes wide spectrum
of human being recreation and spending time in highlands and
high mountains. This is a qualitative and enviable way of
active vacation. It involves spending time in natural environment,
walking in fresh air, orientation, and knowing its natural
laws. Climbing fosters cooperation, sociability, tolerance,
solidarity, as well as love and positive relationship towards
mountain flora and fauna, caring for the environment and sustainable
biological diversity. Climbing can appear like unnecessary
effort and absurd to the ignorant, but as soon as the first
steps are made, all prejudices disappear.
mountain hut Trišnjica
Croats are the ninth nation in the world that had their own
mountaineering association back in year 1874. Today in Croatia
there are 196 mountaineering/hiking associations with about
19000 members. In area of Slavonia there are 19 mountaineering
association (from Vinkovci to Novska) with about 3000 members.
Regional mountaineering association is Slavonia mountaineering
alliance. Information about mountaineering association Sokolovac
from Požega you can get on the following number: 034/ 272
654. In case of need for the free services of Highland rescue
service Požega you can contact the numbers 034/291-098 and
098/163-9806 (dr. Švajda).
Needs of the urban man for authentic and preserved nature
is getting greater. Climbing excursions are the best way to
discover and enjoy in nature, and at least for a short period,
make distance from your usual life. We suggest you several
different paths through the Park. When walking you would be
able to see and experience all the diversity and beauty of
the Papuk landscape. The excursions are suitable for everyone
and require minimum gear.