Me and my team edited a short movie about the via ferrata belay testing that the Slovenian mountain guides made on Mojstrana Via Ferrata three weeks ago.
We’d been waiting for good conditions on Triglav ever since the start of September. Weekly weather outlooks usually promised sunny conditions, but as the planned climb came closer, the weather deteriorated.
This year's autumn keeps on surprising us. While winter already seemed to be in full swing with snow on the ridges of Triglav in September.
Last weekend I guided on Triglav. During the week the weather changed abruptly, Kredarica received 30 cm of snow and winter made an early appearance in the high mountains.
The fact that my dad's a mountain guide, would probably make people think that I was born with the love for jumping around the hills, but the truth is completely different.
The most important business event hosted by the Slovenian tourism industry every year is the SLOVENIAN INCOMING WORKSHOP.
It fell 15 cm of new havey snow on Klemeči jama and it's 30 cm of new snow at 20 cm base on Škaraje (2141 m).
02.01.2014 We wanted to go on Savinsko saddle and we test snow conditions in the middle of "Trihtarja" . Snow basis has not yet been stabile and we can talk about 3 -4 levels of avalanche danger on the 5 point scale. The Snow drifts up to 370 inches and was too dangerous for me. So I turned around. Okrešlja to I did great powder skiingback to Okrešelj..
Slopes under Turska mountain, Rinks and the crisis is crawled. At the end of the week the situation has improved.Hopefully.
I'm going to the Dolomites for 1 week. There is still room for two, we leave on Monday. Franc Pepevnik Aco (Photo Marjeta Brežnik)