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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10/09/2020 Allowed quota for Kalofer town - Panitsite locality - Botev Peak 13.09.2020 (Monday) is reached​

According to the Central Balkan National Park Management plan, Road Kalofer town - Panitsite locality - Botev Peak is with restricted access of until 10 motor vehicles per day and it is allowed only in the weekend (Saturday and Sunday) and thought the Bulgarian official rest days from the 1st of June to the 15th of September.

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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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Main Entry Points into Central Balkan National Park  and Suitable Starting Points Towards Them

Entry point Starting point
Teteven Park Section
Zavodna From the village of Ribaritsa (1 hour’s walk)
Kordela From the village of Divchevoto (1 hour’s walk)
Troyan Park Section
Haidushka Pesen Chalet From the village of Chiflik (50’ walk)
Beklemeto From the Tourist Campus
(30’ walk)
Stokite Park Section
Pleven Chalet (in Mazaneto locality) From the town of Apriltsi, via Vidima hamlet (2h 15’ walk)
E3 East From the village of Lagat (4h 30’ walk)
Second starting point to Е3 East From Uzana tourist locality
(3h walk)
Tazha Park Section
Rusalka Chalet (Entry checkpoint) From Tazha Chalet
(2h 30’ walk)
Sokolna Chalet From the village of Gabarevo (1h walk)
Kalofer Park Section
The trail to Rai Chalet (Panitsite locality) From Kalofer (1h50’ walk)
Karlovo Park Section
Hubavets Chalet (Stara Reka) From Karlovo (1h 30’ walk)
Upper (IIIrd) station of the Sopot lift
From Sopot (30’ by lift or 2h 30’ walk)
Klisura Park Section
Vartopa locality From Klisura (3h 20’ walk)
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