ACTIVE SPRING

April 10, 2023, Monday
‘Coffee by the Kupa’ Walk
Organised by HPD MARTINŠĆAK

8:30 – 9:00 gathering by the Alessandria Bridge, behind the Lidl supermarket
9:00 – start of the walk

DESCRIPTION: The aim is to follow the Kupa river and reach the ‘Ivan’s House’ lodge at Priselci. Kaštel iz our first stop. After 1.5 hours we come to Brodarci, crossing the river, and after another 1.5 hours we reach the lodge, between noon an 13:00. All participants are responsible for their own food and drinks, while the organisers will offer free coffee at ‘Ivan’s House’. The group will return to town during the afternoon hours.

EQUIPMENT: Depending on the weather conditions, appropriate clothes and footwear, water.

OTHER: No reservations or fees. Open to children and the general public. In case of bad weather or other unforeseen circumstances, the guides may change the route or cancel the walking tour.

Additional info: [email protected]

 

April 15, 2023, Saturday
31st ‘WALK FOR LIFE’, 2023
Organised by: PD DUBOVAC

Long walks:

– 8:00 – 9:30 – gathering in front of Aquatika Aquarium
– visit to the aquarium
– mountaineers’ coffee
– 9:30 – start with two options:

  1. Towards the Dubovac Castle

The Vrbanić Gardens, The Star, and along the Kupa river to the Dubovac Castle

  1. ‘Dragojla’s route’, through Kozjača, the Vučjak traditional house, to the ‘Zvonimir Plevnik’ lodge at Kalvarija

Short walks:
– 11:00 – 11:30 – gathering and a visit to the Dubovac Castle
– 11:45 – start of the ‘Dubovac route’ walk, towards the ‘Zvonimir Plevnik’ lodge, with two options:

  1. Via Villa Anzić – hiking and mountaineering museum
  2. Visit to the traditional house at VUčjak

Children’s walk – ‘Baby Steps to Health’
– 10:30 – 11:00 – gathering and start of the walk from the gym parking lot at 1 Borlin Gaju (formerly ‘Kaplast’ factory) towards the ‘Zvonimir Plevnik’ lodge

The ‘Zvonimir Plevnik’ lodge events
– 9:00 – 11:30  – ‘17th Dubovac Cauldron Cooking Competition’
– 13:00 – 14:00 – gathering of hikers from all routes, lunch
– 14:30 – official results, unofficial mingling of participants

Additional info: [email protected]

 

May 1, 2023, Monday
‘Karlovac May Day Cycling Ride 2023“
Location:  Karlovac

Times: May 1, 2023, 8:00 to 14:00. Gathering at 8:00 in front of Karlovačka Bank. Start from Stjepana Radić Street at 10:00. Finishing line at ŠRC Korana. Official duration until 14:00.

Organised by: Karlovac Municipality, www.karlovac.hr

Fee: no fee

A short description:  Karlovac organises the 2023 May Day cycling ride.  The organisers wish to attract families with children, recreational cyclists and all other bike lovers. The ride begins at the town centre, a the beginning of Stjepan Radić Street, on Monday, May 1, at 10:00, and takes the participants through the town, to the ŠRC Korana site (near the Aquatika aquarium), where they can expect, from 11:00 to 14:00, some traditional bean soup, refreshments and entertainment.

 

May 28, 2023, Sunday
‘The Korana Safari Kayaking’
Organised by: Croatia Open Land Tours DMC

Description: Rowing in pairs from the Aquatika, towards the islands behind the wooden bridge and back. Participants must be over 12. Groups up to 10 kayaks, 20 persons in all.

Duration: around 1.5 hours

Starting at 10:00, 12:00 and 14:00

We provide the equipment: oars, helmets and vests

The participants need: swimming suits, towels, sunscreens and lots of goodwill and cheer

Additional info and reservations: [email protected] or at +385 99 5484002 or at location if there are available spots

June 11, 2023, Sunday
KARLOVAC KAYAK TOUR (the Mrežnica & the Korana)
Organised by: KAMAT ADVENTURE Travel

Starting times: 10:00 and 15:00

Description:

Gathering in front of the Korana Srakovčić Hotel, transfer to the starting point on the Mrežnica, Mala Švarča

Part I – rowing along the mystical Mrežnica arms and branches, with first rapids and first stop at a local river beach, Mala Švarča (swimming or relaxing).

Part II – rowing to the Mrežnica and Korana confluence, crossing the Turanj cascade.

Part III – relaxed rowing along the Korana, the main cascade, disembarking near the Pontoon Bridge.

Duration: 3 hours

Further info and reservations: [email protected]

 

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