Places to visit

Spring below Predný Šiprúň (Front Šiprúň) 2, Ružomberok

The spring is situated below peak Predný Šiprúň, in the final section of valley Nižné Matejkovo, approximately 70 metres away from a hiking trail. The water surfaces from a gravel bed covered with peat, situated under a tree, directly above the trail. The spring is located approximately 5.6 km away from the end of the settlement in Nižné Matejkovo. You can get to the spring along the red-marked hiking trail running from Podsuchá, from which you need to make a turn to an unmarked trail.

– The spring is unaltered and not in use.
– The spring is situated in a steep slope and there is an unmarked trail leading to it.
– The spring has a low flow rate and it supplies the Matejkovský creek.
– Passing near the spring is a red-marked hiking trail running from Černová, through Šiprúň notches, to Podsuchá.
– The spring is situated in the Great Fatra Mountain, in the protected zone of the Great Fatra National Park.