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Halicz and Tarnica Group

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Object Title: Halicz and Tarnica Group

Image Type(s): Hiking, Wildlife, Flora, Scenery

 

Page By: Henryk

Created/Edited: Aug 22, 2009 / Apr 2, 2017

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Halicz and Tarnica Group in Western Bieszczady

Halicz and Tarnica Group is the group of highest peak of the Western Bieszczady (also known as the High Bieszczady). The peaks lie within Bieszczady National Park and are the prettiest part of this mountain range.

 
Map of Halicz and Tarnica Group
 Map of Halicz and Tarnica Group


Mount Tarnica at 1346 meters is the highest peak of the Polish part of Bieszczady Mountains. It is also one of the 28 peaks known as the Crown of Polish Mountains. Tarnica in Romanian means "saddle" and the shape of the mountain does resemble it. From the summit of Tarnica one can see Szeroki Wierch with its highest point Tarniczka (1315 m), Mount Krzemien (1335 m) and Bukowe Berdo (1313 m).

Mount Halicz (1333 m), another massive in the group is the third highest mountain of Polish Bieszczady. Other peaks in this massive include : Kopa Bukowska (1320 m), Wołowy Garb (1248 m), Rozsypaniec (1280 m), Połonina Bukowska and Kińczyk Bukowski (1251 m).

The summit of Mount Halicz is known for great panoramic views and surise viewing from up there is a tradition among many hikers. On a clear night it is possible to see the lights of the city of Lwow in the Ukraine.
 
Panorama from the summit of Mount Rozsypaniec
 Panorama from the summit of Mount Rozsypaniec
 
On the ridge of Mount Krzemien (1335 m)
 On the ridge of Mount Krzemien (1335 m)


This area is home to many endemic species of plants and full of wildlife. It is also known for its primeval Carpathian forests. The Rearch and Rescue unit has a station in this area. It is located at the pass between Mount Tarnica and Mount Krzemien.
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Images


Western slope of Mount Tarnica

Western slope of Mount Tarnica

View from Wolosate

View from Wolosate

View from the trail to Mount Mała Rawka

View from the trail to Mount Mała Rawka

Mount Tarnica (1346 m)

Mount Tarnica (1346 m)

Near summit of Mount Bukowe Berdo (1313 m)

Near summit of Mount Bukowe Berdo (1313 m)

Mount Kopa Bukowska (1320 m)

Mount Kopa Bukowska (1320 m)

Hylotelephium telephium

Hylotelephium telephium

Willow Gentian  on the ridge of Szeroki Wierch (1293 m)

Willow Gentian on the ridge of Szeroki Wierch (1293 m)

Mount Tarniczka (1315 m) and Mount Tarnica (1346 m)

Mount Tarniczka (1315 m) and Mount Tarnica (1346 m)

Flower of Scorzonera rosea

Flower of Scorzonera rosea

View from the ridge of Wielka Rawka

View from the ridge of Wielka Rawka

Wild Angelica and Mount Wolowy Garb

Wild Angelica and Mount Wolowy Garb

Polonina Bukowska – view towards Mount Kinczyk Bukowski (1251 m)

Polonina Bukowska – view towards Mount Kinczyk Bukowski (1251 m)

Mount Krzemien (1335 m) and Mount Kopa Bukowska (1320 m)

Mount Krzemien (1335 m) and Mount Kopa Bukowska (1320 m)

Tarnica (1346 m)

Tarnica (1346 m)


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