Borišov

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Borišov
Borišov, Veľká Fatra (SVK) - view from Kračkov.jpg
Highest point
Elevation 1,509.5 m (4,952 ft)
Coordinates 48°56′28.2″N 19°05′22.2″E / 48.941167°N 19.089500°E / 48.941167; 19.089500Coordinates: 48°56′28.2″N 19°05′22.2″E / 48.941167°N 19.089500°E / 48.941167; 19.089500
Geography
Borišov is located in Slovakia
Borišov
Borišov
Location in Slovakia
Location Martin, Žilina, Slovakia
Parent range Greater Fatra

Borišov is a mountain in the Greater Fatra Range in Slovakia measuring 1,508.5 m (4,949.1 ft). Its summit is deforested, covered in grass. On the southern side there is one of the largest avalanche slopes in Slovakia. The Borišov National Nature Reserve protects a well-preserved primeval mountain forest on the northern side of the mountain.

In the saddle between Borišov and Ploská there is the year-round open Chata pod Borišovom (i.e. Chalet under Borišov).

References[edit]

  • Brandos, Otakar (2004). Veľká Fatra, Šípska Fatra. Ostrava: SKY. ISBN 80-86774-02-3. 
  • VKÚ Harmanec (2003). Veľká Fatra. Edícia turistických máp 1:50000. Harmanec: VKÚ. ISBN 80-8042-044-0.