Swinica

Elevation (feet): 7,549
Elevation (meters): 2,301
Continent: Europe
Country: Poland
Range/Region: Carpathian Mountains
Latitude: 49.219444
Longitude: 20.009167
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Oct

Thanks to Dariusz T. Oczkowicz and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

One of most interessting free climbing rocks in the Tatra Mountain

Thanks to Dariusz T. Oczkowicz for this description.

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Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 3 trip reports for Swinica.

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  • Log #12544 - by Krist0f on July 21, 2004
    Climb by tourist route is fun, there is also a IV route, more demanding and somewhat difficult.
  • Log #12545 - by Allison Ogden on June 01, 2004
    I grew up far away from any mountains, and during a visit to Poland I was convinced to climb Swinica from Kasprowy Wierch cable station. I had an amazing time: the view from the top is spectacular...
  • Log #12546 - by Simon Gwyn Roberts on Dec 01, 1999
    Given the huge crowds at Kasprowy Wierch cable station, its amazing how few people do Swinica (its still busy though). A nice little scramble. From the summit, given the Tatran path system, the world...