Komna

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Komna Plateau rises west of Lake Bohinj

Komna is a mountain karst plateau in the Julian Alps in northwestern Slovenia. It has an elevation from 1,300 metres (4,300 ft) to 1,750 metres (5,740 ft). It has a triangular shape and raises above the Bohinj Basin. To the east, it continues into the Triglav Lakes Valley.[1] The lowest measured temperatures in Slovenia were recorded at Komna in January 2009, reaching −49 °C (−56 °F).[2]

The Komna Lodge is situated on Komna at an elevation of 1,520 metres (4,990 ft). It is operated by the Ljubljana Matica Alpine Club.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Marjan, Javornik; Dermastia, Alenka, eds. (1991). "Komna". Enciklopedija Slovenije [Encyclopedia of Slovenia] (in Slovene). Mladinska knjiga. p. 213. 
  2. ^ "Slovenski vremenski rekordi" [Slovenian Weather Records] (PDF) (in Slovene). Environmental Agency of the Republic of Slovenia. 26 October 2010. 
  3. ^ Grabrijan, Edo (28 June 2004). "Popotresna obnova Doma na Komni" [The Renovation of the Komna Mountain Hut After the Earthquake]. Gore-ljudje (in Slovene). 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Komna at Wikimedia Commons


Coordinates: 46°17′4.06″N 13°46′24.17″E / 46.2844611°N 13.7733806°E / 46.2844611; 13.7733806