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Tough hike that's well worth the effort + Helpful tips

It's the tallest peak in Poland at 2499m (8198ft). This is a 10 - 12 hr plus hike depending on your... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2018
Chicago, Illinois
Ideal hike to upgrade your personality

We hiked the trail from camping Szałasiska - Pole namiotowe. First the incredible Morskie oko lake... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
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Reviewed 13 November 2018

It's the tallest peak in Poland at 2499m (8198ft). This is a 10 - 12 hr plus hike depending on your pace and condition, it's a tough hike for people that don't hike regularly but still achievable. We started the day by parking in Palenica...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JustDiveIn
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We hiked the trail from camping Szałasiska - Pole namiotowe. First the incredible Morskie oko lake with great instagram-photo spots. Then short trail with bigger ascendance to Czarny Staw lake. And after the lakes the real hike begins - the one should be strong and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Uliana G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We were hiking over Rysy from Poland to Slovakia. We started our ascent from Lysa Polana at 7.30 am and finished in Strbske Pleso around 8 pm. You can either walk or take a horse carriage to Morskie Oko from Lysa Polana which is 9...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nezratul
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We were really wondered how amazing the trail is. It is quite long and hard and not good for kids. We’ve parked at Strbske Pleso and measured the trip as 21 km long.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Adam V
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I was so happy to reach the highest peak in Poland, but through Slovakia trails. The hike was easy for the first few hours, but get tougher when we got higher. At one point, we need to use rope and chain to ascent the steep...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Seri06
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Rysy peak is more attractive from Slovakia side. You should stay in Visoke Tatry district and start a track from Štrebske Pleso, and put a car near hotel Patria and carry on by foot on red track. Then in the end take blue track (see...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alex R
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Take water at least 1l per person. Good shoes and some waterproof lightweight clothes. When you will see chains - know it is just middle :) Very enjoyable trip. We took horses from start point to the begging of the mountain. Then by foot till...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paulius D
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