Čvrsnica is mountain with a little water in summer months when high heat prevails in that region, so we recommend to provide yourself with sufficient amounts of water before climbing.
Čvrsnica - flower mountain
Area of Čvrsnica mountain is rich with variety of plant species of low plants. Flowers has bright colors and intense fragrance is simply in the air all around you. Čvrsnica has at first alternate flowery meadows that later disappears and was replaced by low bushes and various other spices. It is simply amazing about the smell of flowers in the air that changes while you climb up just as the color and shape of flowers vary according to altitude. Since Čvrsnica is a high mountain and it is not strange to find snow on the peaks even in summer when temperatures is very high in Herzegovina.
In this article we will present you a mountaineering tour organized by a group of Croatian mountaineers. In the pictures that follow you will see the exact route they taken to Čvrsnica. The road is very risky and requires great experience. Climbing this way is allowed only on personal responsibility as it stands on one of the signs that are seen in the pictures. It was a two-day tour with a break in a mountain hut Vilinac and with a visit to the lake Crvenjak on Čvrsnica.
We thank Mrs. Tihana Goričnik that allow us the use of her pictures from the tour in this article. It was very difficult to choose a hundred pictures to publish them between around 500 very beautiful pictures, so recommend you to visit her Picasa album from this tour and see the rest of the images.