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Koča na Doliču

A less visited and smaller alternative for Triglav climbers
Elevation
2151 m
Group size
70
Season
July - September
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Apart from Planika and Kredarica lodges, you can also choose the Dolič Mountain Hut as your resting spot when climbing Triglav. It stands on Triglav’s west side, so it comes in handy if you begin your climb west of Triglav, at the Valley of the Triglav Lakes or Trenta. Like Planika, this is also a small and very authentic mountain hut.

In the winter of 2009, this lodge was severely damaged by an avalanche, but the members of the local mountain society had restored it shortly thereafter. The lodge can accommodate 70 people and has 80 seats in its dining rooms and in front of the lodge.

Access
From Trenta: 4h
From Bohinj: 7h
Interesting tours
Kanjavec: 2h
Mountain lodge on Dolič saddle
Tržaška koča na Doliču
Tržaška koča na Doliču
Mountain lodge on Dolič saddle
Tržaška koča na Doliču

Things to know

Triglav is amongst the most popular mountains in Slovenia. It has a great symbolic value for us and the saying goes that you are not a true Slovenian until you stand on its summit. Therefore, you can expect a lot of people on the mountain in the high season (July-September), especially on weekends. On week-days, however, it is much more peaceful. Luckily, our guides have some tricks up their sleeves when it comes to avoiding the crowds. Hint: they know exactly when and where to go.

Thousands of people climb Mt.Triglav every year. Some come better prepared than others, who underestimate the climb, which can lead to accidents. But with the right approach, knowing the weather conditions (especially the possibility of thunderstorms and snowfall), with the proper safety equipment and an experienced guide, you can minimize the objective dangers and feel completely safe.

Mountain huts in the Slovenian mountains are very cosy and authentic, but provide only basic comfort. Don’t expect too much luxury. Early bookings are usually rewarded with a room but if all rooms are full there are dormitories. There is no shower and the lavatories are basic. There is running water but it is not drinkable. The food is tasty and local but the menu is limited to a few dishes and drinks.

The earlier the better. The highest season, from July to September, it is not unusual for huts to be fully booked for months ahead. Weekdays are better but we still suggest bookings at least a month in advance. Last-minute bookings are very dependable on the weather – if the forecast is not a perfect bluebird, then some spots usually become available a few days before.

Expert Local Guides

Our professional guides know the local terrain and are trained to make this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity both safe and enjoyable.

Equipment Rental

We can provide all the special gear you need, like helmets, harnesses, and more.

Hassle-Free

We handle route planning, accommodations, transfers, and anything else you prefer not to deal with, so you can enjoy a carefree hike.

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