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On the platform waiting for Polskibus.com I meet Tero, a Finn coming to Zakopane from his current home in Krakow for the day, before deciding on a longer trip next weekend. Upon arrival we do the honourable thing and get a train up the nearest mountainside to admire the view with a beer. The town looks better from far away. It is set up purely to feed, water, house ...
... the latter two and maybe she could exchange the gas bottle.
So it came to pass. We had a lovely walk.
We found the rafting start and they were “Just waiting for 2 more people”. Trzy Korony would be there tomorrow so we boarded and drifted down the Dunajec River, through the gorge, for 2hours and 15 minutes.
The mini bus trip back to the start afforded spectacular views of the Slovakian Tatras. There was minimal ...
... cameos of life that unfold. Sromowce Wyzne which is across the river from the campsite was a fascinating mix. Traditional village life complete with sheep in the barns under the houses, horse drawn ploughs and carts as well as swish new cars.
We got back to camp in time to sit out our first thunderstorm. The roof didn’t leak but there are a few “moving parts” and the “privacy room” is not designed ...
... again – either as a meeting along the road or
when we return to Poland.
The final clearing of the flat and packing is best left to the imagination. It was
not slick and efficient. However, carrying everything down 89 steps was good
exercise. It was a matter of just getting things loaded. Fortunately Dave has seen buses in India, Bangladesh and Mozambique so the European definition of a full ...
... gained by “finding” the start from the finish. Once you find the start, you turn around and walk the route as you intend to lead it, documenting the trail as you go.
This plan worked splendidly with Scott in the lead. We did have to do a bit more postholing through snow, but are confident that in May and June the snow won’t be a factor. Downhill grades on this new trail are very manageable, and the Tatra panoramas, given good ...