20 July 2024

Night Hike in the Făgăraș Mountains: Sunrise on Negoiu Peak

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Route

Bâlea Lac - Bâlea Lac
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Difficulty

Difficult

Dear Hikers,

We invite you to a special hike on 20-21.07.2024 – Night Hike in the Făgăraș Mountains: Sunrise on Negoiu Peak. This is a high-difficulty hike with an elevation gain of 1400 m. The route we will follow is Bâlea Lake – Paltinu Saddle – Laița Peak – Lăițel Peak – Călțun Lake – Călțun Gate – Doamnei’s Passage – Negoiu Peak – Călțun Lake – Gligorea’s Path – Bâlea Lake, a spectacular and picturesque ridge route that we will traverse at night on the way up and during the day on the return.

WHERE AND WHEN DO WE MEET?

Saturday at 21:30, in the parking lot of Hervis store – Shopping City Șelimbăr

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT

Mountain boots ABOVE THE ANKLE (note: Participants not meeting this criterion will NOT be accepted)
Rain/wind clothes, in multiple layers
Thermal layer
Hat, gloves
Raincoat
Cap/sun protection
CHARGED headlamp and spare batteries
Water bottle (min 1l)
Food, snacks, fruits, energy bars

Recommendation: trekking poles

COSTS

70 lei/person

For children under 14 years old, participation is free if accompanied by an adult. The hike will be held with a maximum of 20 participants.

TRANSPORTATION

We can provide round-trip transport for a limited number of people. To reserve a spot, please contact us by phone at 0744-371547 after registering.

GUIDE

Radu Zaharie – mountain guide
Contact: 0744-371547

Note:

– The route configuration and length will be adjusted according to weather conditions and the homogeneity/heterogeneity of the group.
– The organizer (guide) reserves the right to refuse participants who are not appropriately equipped or who have inadequate physical condition.
– Tours are conducted under safe conditions and with a minimum number of participants. The organizer reserves the right to reschedule or cancel tours without prior notice if these conditions are not met.
– Ticket refunds are only provided in case the organizer (guide) cancels the hike.

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By participating in this event, I consent to being photographed. I acknowledge that the photos may be used for promotional purposes, both online and in printed materials, within the “Anii Drumeției” Program to promote it. I declare under my own responsibility that, to the best of my knowledge, I am physically capable of sustained physical effort during hiking events without jeopardizing my health in any way. My participation in this event is entirely voluntary, understanding the associated risks to which I expose myself.
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The “Anii Drumeției” Program is initiated and funded by the Sibiu County Council in collaboration with the Sibiu County Tourism Association. Its main purpose is to improve hiking infrastructure in the county and promote activities specific to ecotourism.

The date of the hike

20 July 2024

Starting point

Hervis Shopping City Șelimbăr

Departure time

21:30

Duration of the hike

12-14 ore

Difficulty

Difficult

Cost / person

70 lei