OSTOJA ZASKALSKIE APARTAMENT – INFORMATION ABOUT THE SURROUNDINGS
Breathe in the mountain air
The apartment is located in the small charming village of Jaworki at the foot of the Pieniny Małe in the Grajcarka valley. This magical corner will meet the requirements of winter and extreme sports enthusiasts, and at the same time families with children who can take advantage of bicycle paths or hiking trips on beautiful mountain trails.
Ostoja Zaskalskie is also an ideal location for:
- Hiking and cycling:
- Homole gorge (150 m),
- Biała Woda reserve (100 m),
- Zaskalskie reserve (50 m),
- trail to Wysoka (100 m),
- Jarmuty Valley (2 km)
- Winter sports:
- Jaworki Ski Arena (160 m),
- Palenica (7km),
- Czorsztyn Ski (24km)
- Water sports:
- rafting / kayaking / rafting on the Dunajec ravine (5 km)
- Horse riding. "Rajd" Stud (400 m),
- pump-room of Szczawnica Uzdrowisko (5.5 km),
- concerts in the well-known Muzyczna Owczarnia (400 m) - concerts every weekend!
- trout fishing ground (5 km),
- old farms that are becoming rarer and rarer
Biała Woda reserve
The entrance to the reserve is situated right next to Homole Gorge. From the very entrance, the reserve impresses with majestic rocks. We can admire the Czubata rock, the Red Rock called the Sphinx Rock or Konowalskie Rocks. Numerous cascades and mini-waterfalls give this place a real charm. A stream flows along the whole picturesque valley and the Międzyskały gorge. Walking along it you can see a beautiful historic chapel with a wooden roof. It is an ideal place for hiking and cycling. The trails are ideal for walking with young children. On the surface of 28 ha there are many points where you can relax and admire the beautiful views created by nature. There are informative signs hanging at all the attractions, thanks to which you can learn more about the interesting place.
Jan Wiktor Homole Gorge reserve in Jaworki
Homole gorge can be called a real pearl of the Pieniny. Unusual and picturesque cascades can amaze many. Due to the occurrence of many unique plants and animals, this area has been protected. You can meet here the spotted lizard or pustałek falcon. Along the gorge flows the Kamionka stream, in which there are numerous boulders. On both sides of the tourist path there are majestic rocks, built mainly of limestone rocks from the Jurassic period and chalk with an admixture of slate and margals. Following this trail we come to the place where we see a beautiful panorama overlooking the highest peak of Pieniny - Wysoka. This trail leads through Dubantowska Valley, Rówieńki and Polana to Wysokie on Wysokie Skałki.
Zaskalskie – Bodnarówka reserve
The reserve can be accessed from the village of Jaworki, where a natural gate was created from the two rocks, "Czerwona" (“Red”) and "Dziurawa"(“Leaky”). The reserve was created in 1961 and covers an area of 19.02 ha. The uniqueness of the landscape combined with valuable rock vegetation will satisfy many enthusiasts of hiking in the mountains.
Muzyczna Owczarnia (Music Sheepfold)
The place got its name because of its origin. In 1997, Wieńczysław Kołodziejski moved the previously purchased old flock to his area and after modernization Muzyczna Owczarnia began its creative work, with a place to stay and a club and concert hall. About 100 concerts take place here every year. Owczarnia boards hosted artists such as: Acid Drinkers, Bracia, Carrantuohill, Oddział Zamknięty, Dżem, Wanda i Banda, Lombard, Kasia Kowalska, TSA, IRA, Coma, Czesław Śpiewa, Grzegorz Turnau, Kroke, Mafia, Nocna Zmiana Bluesa, Nigel Kennedy, Marek Raduli, Pilichowski Band, Leszek Cichoński, Jacek Królik, Jarosław Śmietana, Globetrotters, Krzysztof Ścierański, Hanna Banaszak, Grażyna Auguścik, Andrzej Poniedzielski, Jorgos Skolias, Mikromusic, Grzegorz Kapołka, Janusz Strobel, Janusz Muniak, Włodzimierz Nahorny, Zbigniew Namysłowski, Jan Ptaszyn Wróblewski, Sławomir Jaskułke, Martyna Jakubowicz, Marek Bałata. The place, called a refuge by some and a corner at the end of the world by others, attracts with its unusual atmosphere.