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Koča na Doliču

A less visited and smaller alternative for Triglav climbers
Elevation
2151 m
Season
July - September
Capacity
70

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
Renewed Dolič Hut

Renewed Dolič Hut

Tržaška koča na Doliču

Mountain lodge on Dolič saddle

Mountain lodge on Dolič saddle

Renewed Dolič Hut
Tržaška koča na Doliču
Mountain lodge on Dolič saddle
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Michael White
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I arranged a six-day/five-night trip with Hut to Hut Slovenia. It's the first time I've gone with a tour organizer and I can say it went really well. In the past I've arranged huts myself and it is a huge hassle figuring out how to make the bookings, if the bookings actually exist, and what good/viable routes might be. Having this all sort was, at least to me, totally worth it. The routing is via Ride with GPS, which was great. I'd recommend bringing 1:25,000 scale paper maps as a backup, just in case. The huts themselves differ wildly. Some are really rustic with, ahem, interesting toilet facilities. One was accessible by road and thus had showers, a long menu, and even espresso. All will have some sort of food, but you might only have two options for dinner (one with meat, one vegetarian). The cuisine in the Slovenian huts leans strongly to stews and goulashes with minimal fresh vegetables and/or fruit. Certainly good and hearty but pretty much everyone I talked to said the food was better in the Italian and Austrian huts. Some huts are cash only, some take cards (but the card reader might be down). A 1.5 litre bottle of water is about 6 euro, so if you have a beer with dinner and also buy lunch you need to carry about 25-30 euro per day in cash (assuming you have a booking that includes breakfast). Of the six days of hiking, four were ridiculously spectacular, with the highlight being sunrise from Mt Stol. Getting up to the high mountains, though, can be crazy steep, with switchbacks only sparsely used. Descents are similarly tough, and you have to watch every step. For the first time ever I used trekking poles and my knees thank me. Two days were a bit of a slog, but this is probably unavoidable getting up to or down from the high terrain. Would I do something like this again? Yes, absolutely! But next time it will probably be the Dolomites.
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Roman Klymenko
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Very beautiful hike. I did not expect that Slovenia is so amazing.
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Birgit Kindler
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We had a lovely hike today with our guide Klemen. He personalized the tour on our needs and interests, so that we saw places we wouldn't without his experience. The hike was a little bit slippery after the rain from the last days and it went a lot upwards, but it was totally worth it! Thanks again :)
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Dominik Schrotter
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We had a great day with Klemen on this hike, he showed us some lesser known spots/highlights of the southern part of the julian alps with a nice viewpoint at the end. 10/10 would book again
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Jane Pinder
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We absolutely loved this trip, a real adventure. We did 4 days of walking in the Julian Alps, starting in Lake Bohinj and finishing in Lake Bled. It was so well organised for us. From the first contact with our enquiry, video call to discuss our trip in detail and organising the full itinerary. The app with all the details and route maps was excellent and we used in constantly to ensure we were on the correct route. It was so accurate as soon as we went off course. Throughly recommend using this company for your trip to walking in the beautiful country of Slovenia.
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Jane2502
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We absolutely loved this trip, a real adventure. We did a 4 day walk in the lower Julian Alps, starting at Lake Bohinj and ending at Lake Bled. It was so well organised for us. From the first contact with our enquiry, video call to discuss our trip in detail and organising the full itinerary. The app with all the details and route maps was excellent and we used in constantly to ensure we were on the correct route. It was so accurate as soon as we went off course. Throughly recommend using this company for your trip to walking in the beautiful country of Slovenia

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