Phone: ++386 41 787 706
: 1085 m
Open for guestsopen
The hut is permanently open. No. of beds
: 10 Dormitory beds
: 12 Seating inside
The mountain hut is situated by the road Kranjska Gora-Vršič above Velika Pišnica, half way between Kranjska Gora and Vršič. In the restaurant there are 40 seats, there are 50 seats at the tables in front of the hut; there are 2 rooms with 10 beds, 12 communal beds; toilet and washing room with warm and cold water; the restaurant and the sleeping area are heated by stoves; running water, electricity.
The hut is situated on a beautiful viewpoint and in spite of the nearby woods there is a great view. On the east side above the vast Krnica are the Martuljek mountain group with Špik, and on the right there is a marvellous view on Škrlatica; on the south side above the nearby Velika Pišnica rise the walls of Prednja glava and Goličica in Prisojnik, on the right, between the walls of Prisojnik and Mojstrovka one can see the green Vršič which is much lower; to the west and north of the hut rises the ridge with Robičje, Kumlehova glava, Veliki Kumleh and Škrbinjek, which spreads from Mojstrovka to Kranjska Gora.
Access Car, bus:
the asphalt Vršič road from Kranjska Gora 6km; the asphalt regional road from Bovec through Trenta and across Vršič 39km; a small parking place at the hut. The BS Mihov dom, Kranjska Gora: the BS is at the hut; from Kranjska Gora partly along the road, partly along the shortcuts 1h30.
the Russian Chapel (Ruska kapelica), built in memory to the Russian prisoners of war who were constructing the road over the Vršič Pass during the WW1 and were buried under the snows of an avalanche 15 minutes; Špik (2472 m) past the mountain hut Koča v Krnici 5h; Prisojnik (2547 m) along the path Hanzova pot 5 to 6h.
Access to other mountain huts: Koča v Krnici mountain hut
(1113m) 1h; Koča na Gozdu mountain hut
(1226m) 30 minutes; Erjavčeva koča na Vršiču mountain hut
(1525m) 1h20; Tičarjev dom na Vršiču mountain hut
(1620m) 1h40; Poštarski dom na Vršiču mountain hut (1688m)
1h50. GPS Northing (N)
: 46,4434 GPS Easting (E)