The house U Staré hájenky is located in the heart of Jeseníky mountains, in a beautiful landscape near the Přemyslovský saddle, a protected natural site. The surrounding area invites you to hiking, cycling, skiing or relaxing at the thermal spa in Velké Losiny.
ON THE SNOW
A nice trip in the nearby area. Follow the road to the Přemyslovské sedlo, from there follow a forest path with a marked cycle path to the Tři Kameny (Three Stones rock). The rock lookout offers beautiful views of both Praděd and the entire Staroměstsko region and the Králický Sněžník massif. You can return by the same route, or continue following the blue tourist trail back to Nové Losiny and then a short distance up the road back to the house.
BELOW ČERNÁ STRÁŇ
If there are noherds of cows grazing in the surrounding meadows, walk up the meadows up into the forest. After a short climb you will reach a paved road. This road will take you back to the Přemyslovské saddle. From there, follow the road along the old alley back to the house.
U STARÉ HÁJENKY
For all with romantic spirits, we recommend you to take a bottle of wine and something to eat and on nice summer evening find the right pile of stones in the meadow above the house. These piles were piled here for centuries by the former inhabitants of Nové Losiny. Enjoy the beautiful view of the sunset behind Králický Sněžník.
PASÁK ROCK FORMATION
& HUČAVA RIVER VALLEY
Follow the blue hike trail to Františkov and walk along the valley of the Hučava River. From Branná, there leads the nature trail Pasák. On this trail you will find the rock formation and rock tower Pasák. Enjoy the beautiful views from the meadows above Přední Alojzov.
THE HILL OF UCHÁČ
Ucháč is a thousand-meter high hill beckoning for a hike. From the house, walk to the Přemyslovský saddle and from there towards the Tři Kameny lookout rock. Then, you can continue towards Pekařov or the other way along the blue trail. There are many possibilities of nice walks around the whole hill.
KOUTY NAD DESNOU
You can plan a trip to Kouty nad Desnou along the Princely Way (Knížecí cesta). The forest railway from Přemyslov to Annín used to run through here. Along the roaring Hučivá Desná River you will reach Kouty resort.
The surroundings offer ideal conditions for cycling tours. You can go to Kouty nad Desnou, to Pekařov, along the smaller roads. Or through the valley of Hučava River to Branná to the famous and delicious Staroměstké butter tubes or to Ramzová ski resort.
If you prefer enduro, you will surely be delighted by the Bikepark in Kouty nad Desnou, or in Horní Lipová or the famous Rychlebské trails.
Thermal baths in Velké Losiny is an ideal place to relax. If the weather doesn’t favor long hikes, treat yourself to a moment of relaxation in the warm water. The aquapark is also a very popular with children, who will find a number of attractions here.
WANDERING THROUGH THE HISTORY OF THE REGION
Jesenicko and Staroměstsko is a region of the Sudetenland with an interesting and grievous history. Discover the history of the region, settlements and villages that disappeared from the maps after 1945. Already behind the house you can see the remains of the foundations of former dwellings. Another can be found around Přemyslovský saddle, where the former buildings resemble several flatter places with wildly growing deciduous trees.
Josefová, Sklená, Labe, Štolnava, these are just some of the villages that have disappeared. Today they are places of mystery and often places with beautiful views. Very nice is the pilgrimage site behind Pekařov and Žárová – the Potůčník Way of the Cross and St. Anne’s Chapel with a healing spring.
In the vicinity, there are a number of ski resorts. The Přemyslov Ski area is only 2 km from the cottage. Further on, Kouty, X Park Františkov or Ramzová.
Jeseníky are ideal for cross-country skiing. In good snow conditions, you can start directly from the Přemyslovské saddle and ski around the Ucháč hill.
For the more demanding skiers, the Paprsek resort and Červenohorské saddle offer machine-groomed cross-country ski trails. Both options are accessible within 20 minutes by car from the house.
in very good snow conditions, the surroundings the house offers ideal conditions for ski alpine adventures. Directly from the house, you can go up along the Novolosinský stream and along forest paths up to the hill Černá Stráň and then further to the top of hills of Vozka and Keprník.
If the snow conditions are worse, Ramzová resort is a ideal place to start a climb to hill of Šerák and Keprník. Another option is a trip from Kouty resort to the top of Mravenečník and Dlouhé stráně reservoir. This trip is also ideal for spring, when the snow is melting elsewhere.
The Praděd Children’s Museum in Bludov offers great activities for children. There is a spacious indoor playroom with small traditional village houses. Outside there is a spacious playground and a water world popular with children. Snacks, coffee or desserts can also be purchased here.
Tigers or parrots in Jeseníky mountains? Yes, you heard right!
Visit the Zoo Faunapark in Horní Lipová, where can see a number of exotic animals. The place is popular with children and offers also snacks and drinks in a bistro. The zoo is open from April to October.