Hoverla mountain
Rakhiv district Massif

Hoverla mountain

Climbing Hoverla — the highest peak of the Ukrainian Carpathians and the highest point of Ukraine, 2061 m. Located in Rakhiv district on the border of Ivano-Frankivsk and Transcarpathian regions on Chornohora. Hoverla is one of the symbols of Ukraine. Climb on the mountain — it means to be taken in a special club of the conquerors of the highest point of Ukraine.
Climbing will take place in two stages:
— Rise from the village of Ust-Hoverla jumper between Petros and Hoverla. The overnight in tents or in the mountain refuge.
— Rise directly on Hoverla, return the jumper and the descent to s.Ust-Hoverla.
During the climb the road will lie in the Carpathian National Park, among the beech forests of the reserve area of ​​ Chornohora. It is the only one region of the Ukrainian Carpathians, which is well defined and alpine vegetation belt. In general there allocated four plant zones: the lower mountain forest or beech forest zone (from 500-600 to 1200-1300 m above sea level.) Top mountain spruce forests (from 1200-1300 to 1500 m); alpine (from 1800-1850 to 2058 m).

     

Rakhiv district

Massif Rakhiv district