Area name: Velebit, Middle
Date of the ride: 21-May-2009
Length (km): 52.4
Elevation gain (m): 1060
Technical difficulty: ●●
GPS tracklog: download
Overview of mountain biking route:
The mountain bike route Jadovno – Baške Oštarije is situated in Middle Velebit area. Mostly placed on the rocky carriageway. The route is fast and easy. Jadovno village is situated on Lika’s side of Velebit mountain and this is a good access point to Velebit mountain. Baške Oštarije village is situated at the saddle of Velebit mountain. There is Kubus sightseeing point with the opened view to the Adriatic Coast. The route can be combined with Jadovno – Štirovača, Šatorina, Smiljan-Jadovno and Baške Oštarije – Kugina Kuća routes. GPS unit with uploaded route is a must.
Getting there: Europe, Croatia, Gospić, from the highway Gospić – Karlobag turn right to Jadovno village. It takes around 20-25 minutes from Gospić by car.
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Notes & references: The best time for ride: late spring, summer and autumn. The route is not labeled. GPS unit with uploaded route is a must.
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