Touristik Label - 401MN24: Şimon - Culmea Bălăban - sub Şaua Poliţe

Trail 24 (blue cross) is a trail of medium difficulty, which climbs on Balaban Ridge, with only one steeper climb when crossing Muchia Izvoarelor edge, with views of the steep slopes of Bucsoiu, Scara and Gaura. It makes the connection with trail 23, which climbs further on Gaura Valley to Omu.
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Trail Details

Difficulty
medium/hard
Distance
6,59km
Duration
3:00-3:45h
Ascent
820m
Descent
130m
Peak
1628m

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Directions

There is a small church about 500 meters from the entrance from Bran into Simon, where you turn left on the alley and walk up to Balaban Hill, at the homonymous house (about 1000 m). Continue to Bran Hermitage and then follow the road steeply up through the forest, to an elevation of 1,600 m, bel...

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Şimon - Culmea Bălăban - Schitul Bran - sub Şaua Poliţe

Description

Considered by some as the Heaven’s Gate of Brasov, taking you to Omu, the village of Simon is located six kilometers away from Bra...

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Trail markers are scarce.

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Şimon - Culmea Bălăban - sub Şaua Poliţe in Bucegi-Leaota, Braşov is a medium/hard Hiking trail.
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