LEARN ABOUT HIGHLANDER FORMATS
HIGHLANDER Hercules got its name after the Roman mythological hero adapted from the Greek hero Heracles. It is also the second-largest northern constellation and is simultaneously the longest HIGHLANDER route that spans over 5 days.
HIGHLANDER Hercules challenges you to join the adventure and get to know the wild, still unexplored landscapes, at the same time to discover the true mountaineer in you on these ancient and remote mountain paths. HIGHLANDER Hercules is a 101 km format that is experienced over 5 days and 4 nights under the open sky.
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17.06. – 21.06.2023
The second-largest format is named after a constellation in the northern sky, named after the winged horse Pegasus in Greek mythology. It is easily recognizable because it is dominated by a prominent asterism known as the Great Square.
HIGHLANDER Pegasus is a challenge in nature that lasts 3 days and takes you through the famous Stara Planina Nature Park in Serbia with a length of 48 km. HIGHLANDER Pegasus is an event for all those who are not yet ready for our five-day adventure and crossing the HIGHLANDER Hercules trail.
HIGHLANDER Pegasus is an opportunity to test your physical, mental, spiritual and emotional limits in a safe and friendly environment. It is necessary to walk 48 km, which includes 2 checkpoints + 2 alternative places to spend the night + start and finish in a maximum of three days and two nights.
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17.06. – 19.06.2023
Orion is a prominent constellation located on the celestial equator and visible throughout the world. It is one of the most conspicuous and recognizable constellations in the night sky.
HIGHLANDER Orion is a challenge in nature that lasts 2 days and takes you through the most beautiful part of the Stara Planina Nature Park in Serbia along a 32 km long trail. HIGHLANDER Orion is designed as a weekend event for all those who want to experience the HIGHLANDER adventure and motivate themselves for multi-day adventures, in addition to waterfalls and famous peaks of Stara Planina.
HIGHLANDER Orion is an opportunity to test your physical, mental, spiritual and emotional limits in a safe and friendly environment. It takes a maximum of two days and one night to walk the route, which includes 1 control point + 1 overnight stay + start and finish.
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17.06. – 18.06.2023
- GSS (Mountain Rescue Service) on duty
- 3 hiking meals per day (dehydrated food, ready meals, spreads, cheese, bread, etc.)
- Transportation from Pirot to Start
- Luggage transportation (60 L/20 kg) from Start to Finish
- HIGHLANDER ID - detailed instructions with a place to stamp each control point
- HIGHLANDER map – a detailed map in a waterproof case
- HIGHLANDER Pin
- HIGHLANDER Patch
- HIGHLANDER Certificate
- Hiker Tag, Luggage Tag and other KIT items
- Organization of educational and entertainment activities
- Infrastructure at the start, finish, control points and along the route