Ostrá (Veľká Fatra)

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Ostrá
Ostrá, Greater Fatra (SVK) - western summit in winter.jpg
Highest point
Elevation 1,247 m (4,091 ft)
Coordinates 48°55′08″N 18°58′00″E / 48.91889°N 18.96667°E / 48.91889; 18.96667Coordinates: 48°55′08″N 18°58′00″E / 48.91889°N 18.96667°E / 48.91889; 18.96667
Naming
Etymology sharp in Slovak
Geography
Ostrá is located in Slovakia
Ostrá
Ostrá
Location in Slovakia
Location Martin, Žilina, Slovakia
Parent range Greater Fatra
Geology
Mountain type limestone

Ostrá (meaning Sharp in Slovak) is a mountain in the Greater Fatra Range of Slovakia measuring 1,247 m (4,091.2 ft). It has two very rugged summits with an excellent view over the Turiec Valley and the opposite Tlstá Mountain.

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.