15/09/2020 This year's EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK theme is ‘Zero-emission mobility for all’

Central Balkan National Park will mark the EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK with open days from 16 to 22 of September and an information stand in Markoteya City Park in Gabrovo.

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27/08/2020 ​Preventive activities against fires in forest natural habitats start in Central Balkan National Park

The Park Directorate assigns the implementation of fire-fighting measures under activity №11 Preventive activities against fires in forest natural habitats, within the Project "Restoration and protection of natural habitats and species in the Central Balkan National Park".

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Sopot Dam

The Sopot Dam is located approximately 30 km northwest of the town of Troyan, near to the village of Golyama Jelyazna. It is a wonderful place for recreation, sunbathing, water motor sports and water tourism.
Here the fans of fishing will also be delighted. They will have the opportunity to demonstrate their skills in fishing of white fish or carp.
The region offers excellent camping sites as well as many holiday homes, private villas and restaurants.
There is convenient transport to the dam.
Address: next to the village of Golyama Jelyazna, 30km from the town of Troyan
Phone number for making alerts and complaints: +35966801277
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