Nice and chalenging ski tour that stands as one of the King Lines for Shar Planina

Statistics

7 - 8

hrs

1,167

m

1,982

m

23

max┬░

Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Difficult

Description

One of the ultimate Shar mountain ski touring routes that lines up 3 well know peaks in Shar Mountain.

A lot of ascents and dozen of ski descents, this route offers you a skiing line from the second highest peak in the country Tito Peak 2747m. The route goes via the winter trail for the summit of Shar mountain.

Skiing down of the west side is Bakardan2700 m is nice experience, especially in the end of February where there a stable and good snowpack.

From the bottom of Bakardan another transition into touring mode is necessary.

Ascending Tito's peak might require crampons and ice axe in situation of cold days. Skiing down Tito's peak is possible from the: -North side where you get on a ski touring trail following north and around to get back to Popova shapka center. -South side - where you have option to ascend back to Bakardan peak 2700 and ski the N-NE side, or to traverse the pyramid on the South side and get back to Popova Shapka trough Vakaf valley.