Map key Overview map Author preface Introduction Geography Vegetation and wildlife History Language Culture Climate When to go What to take Getting there Local transport Accommodation Food and drink Health and safety Money Staying in touch National parks Rules and regulations Maps Waymarking Water, food and other supplies Using this guide The Mountains of Maramure? The Rodna Mountains Route 1 ?etref Pass to Rotunda Pass The Gutai and ?ible? Mountains Route 2 Breb-Creasta Coco?ului-Neteda Pass Route 3 Gro?ii ?ible?ului to Arcer, ?ible? and Bran Peaks The Mun?ii Maramure?ului Route 4 Repedea to Prislop Pass The Eastern Carpathians The Land of Dorna Route 5 The Suhard Route 6 The Rar?u-Giumal?u Route 7 The C?limani The Ceahl?u Route 8 Izvorul Muntelui to Durau The H??ma? Massif and Lacu Ro?u Route 9 B?lan to Lacu Ro?u The mountains around Bra?ov The Post?varu Massif Route 10 Bra?ov to Rasnov The Piatra Mare Massif Route 11 Dambu Morii-Piatra Mare Peak via ?apte Sc?ri Gorge Route 12 Timi?u de Sus-Cabana Piatra Mare via Tamina Gorge The Baiului and Grohoti? Route 13 A north-south traverse of the Baiului Route 14 Across the Baiului and Grohoti? The Ciuca? Massif Route 15 Cheia to Bratocea Pass The Bucegi Mountains Route 16 Poiana Bra?ov to Omu Peak Route 17 Into the Bucegi from the Prahova Valley The Piatra Craiului Mountains Route 18 The Northern Ridge Route 19 The Southern Ridge The F?g?ra? Mountains The Iezer-P?pu?a Massif Route 20 The Iezer-P?pu?a Circuit Route 21 From the Iezer-P?pu?a to the F?g?ra? The F?g?ra? Chain Route 22 Traversing the F?g?ra? from east to west From the Olt to the Jiu The Cindrel and the Parang Route 23 From P?ltini? to Sta?iunea Parang The Cozia Route 24 The Cozia Circuit The Buila-Vanturari?a Route 25 Cheia Village-Buila-Vanturari?a ridge-B?ile Ol?ne?ti The Retezat Mountains The Retezat Route 26 Carnic to Cabana Gura Zlata via Bucura Lake Route 27 Poiana Pelegii to Carnic via Bucura Lake The Valcan Massif Route 28 From the Valcan to the Retezat The ?arcu, Godeanu and Retezatul Mic Route 29 Jigora Saddle to Cabana Buta The Mountains of Banat The Domogled-Valea Cernei national park Route 30 B?ile Herculane to Domogled Peak and back Route 31 B?ile Herculane to Stanca lui Sisi and back The Semenic Route 32 The gorges of the Semenic The Apuseni Mountains The Trasc?u and Muntele Mare Route 33 The Gorges of the Trasc?u Route 34 Po?aga de Jos-Sc?ri?a Belioara-Runc Route 35 Runc-Sc?ri?a Belioara-Lunca Larg?-Runc The Padi? Region Route 36 Statiunea Vartop-Cet??ile Ponorului-Padi?-Pietroasa Route 37 Garda de Sus-Sc?ri?oara ice cave-Padi?-Cabana Varasoaia-Stana de Vale Appendix A Route summary table Appendix B Accommodation Appendix C Useful contacts Appendix D Language notes and glossary
Janneke Klop has been exploring Romania since 2005, having previously been an English teacher. She writes about her Romanian adventures at www.roamaniac.com and also offers guided tours. She lives in Ghent, Belgium and is an active member of the Klim- en Bergsportfederatie (Climbing and Mountaineering Belgium) and Grote Routepaden (Grandes Randonnees).