Winter hiking in Malá Fatra offers spectacular experience

When the weather is nice, it is possible to see the Low Tatras from Chleb.

(Source: Erika Ďurčová, TASR)
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Look at the gallery from winter sports at Malá Fatra mountain range. There are several peaks to choose either from hiking or skiing and snowboarding. Photos are from peak Chleb (1,645 metres above sea level), the third highest peak of Malá Fatra.

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It is located in Krivánska part of Malá Fatra and only Snilovské Saddle (where is possible to get with cable car) divides it from Veľký Kriváň. It offers views to Veľký Rozsutec and route to Poludňový Grúň. When the weather is nice and visibility high, it is possible to see Low Tatras from Chleb.

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