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Snowshoeing tour in the Kanin Mountains, Slovenia

Snowshoeing tour in the Kanin Mountains, Slovenia | undefined

Come with Dean, a UIMLA certified mountain leader, on this 5 hour snowshoeing tour through the Slovenian Kanin Mountains in the Julian Alps.


Julian Alps

1/2 Day

Jan - May, Dec




The Kanin Mountains are a mountain range from the Julian Alps located in the border between Slovenia and Italy. Its highest peak is the Big Mount Kanin with 2,587 meters above sea level. On the Slovenian side, the mountains face the Soča Valley in the Municipality of Bovec.

During the winter the Kanin-Sella Nevea ski resort, the highest ski center in Slovenia, opens up with a wide variety of activities to enjoy. Further, it is very well known due to its huge quantity of natural snow. For this reason, the winter season extends and you can enjoy the snow until May.

The starting point of our snowshoeing day tour will be a small village in the Soča Valley area. Do not forget that I can pick you up in Bovec, Kobarid, Tolmin, Trenta, Log pod Mangartom and Sella Nevea. From there we can go to the starting point together.

To take this tour you’ll need a medium technical level. We’ll be walking on snowshoes for about 4 to 5 hours while admiring a wonderful landscape full of snow-covered peaks.

I invite you to come enjoy the winter in this exciting snowshoeing tour across the Slovenian peaks. Request to book! I’ll be happy to share this adventure with you.

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Transport during the trip

Price details

There is also the option to enjoy this trip for 8 hours.

Price includes: Guiding fee, Transport during the trip and rental of personal technical equipment (snowshoes, poles, helmet, etc.) // The price does not include: Transportation from your hotel to the meeting place and back to your hotel. is not included in the price and must be paid in cash upon arrival (10 – 60 EUR per person). Half-board accommodation in the mountain hut or hotel for guide and clients are not included in the price.

About the guide

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Mountain Leader

I am the founder of the Gotrek Hiking Company, an outdoor adventure company that offers qualified and professional mountain guiding to domestic and foreign guests and tourists in Slovenia, Italy, Croatia and all over Europe. All climbing, training, trekking, hiking and snowshoeing tours are guided by CMGA certified (Croatian Mountain Guide Association) and UIMLA guide.

I live in Slovenia, a country where mountaineering is a way of life. My team of UIMLA and CMGA guides and instructors works and lives in Slovenia or Croatia. If I am not available to guide you, one of the experienced guides in my team will be your guide.

We organize mountain experiences in all seasons in the European Alps, the Dolomites, Carnic Alps the Slovenian Julian Alps, Triglav National Park, Kamnik - Savinja Alps and the territory of Croatia, Velebit, NP Paklenica, and the islands in the Adriatic sea.


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What people are saying about -Dean



Great experience! Felt very comfortable with Dean’s background in mountaineering and felt safe and confident with him guiding us! Would highly recommend! Great communication prior to trip and was a highlight for us!!



Dean was an excellent guide. All of the communication on the lead up to the trip was exact and to the point. For our whole hike we was so knowledgeable about the area and had great stories. By the end of the trip he was one of the boys


Dean was very attentive to all. Easy to talk to and informative



Dean was simply wonderful ! Sure footed and quick to notice when we needed a break. Conversation was easy and he was very pleasant and professional. We had a fantastic time and would absolutely hike with Dean again. What an enjoyable experience!!!



Dean was an excellent tour guide! He was patient and a great teacher, whilst also being very knowledgeable about safety. Highly recommend!

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