Grintovec is the highest mountain of the Kamnik–Savinja Alps, with an elevation of 2,558 metres (8,392 ft). It is a popular location for hiking, climbing and skiing. The first recorded ascent was in 1759 by the botanist Giovanni Antonio Scopoli.
Grintovec has a prominence of 1,706 metres (5,597 ft) and is therefore an ultra. It is the second most prominent peak in Slovenia after Triglav.
It is relatively easy to climb if you start from the lodge in the Kamnik Bistrica Valley, via the Zois Lodge at Kokra Saddle.
There's a trail leading to the summit. Grintovec is one of the 83 peaks along the multi-day Slovenian mountain trail.
The nearest mountain hut is Bivak v Kočni located 1 082m/3 548ft WSW of the summit.
By elevation Grintovec is
# 20 out of 9254 in Slovenia # 1 out of 261 in the Kamnik–Savinja Alps # 1 out of 1086 in the Carinthian-Slovenian Alps
By prominence Grintovec is
# 25 out of 60693 in the Alps # 2 out of 9254 in Slovenia # 1 out of 261 in the Kamnik–Savinja Alps # 1 out of 1086 in the Carinthian-Slovenian Alps
We use GPS information embedded into the photo when it is available.
3D mountains overlay
Adjust mountain panorama to perfectly match your photos because recorded by camera photo position might be imprecise.
Choose which peak labels should make into the final photo and what photo title should be.
This 3D model of Sagarmatha National Park in Nepal was made using the PeakVisor app topographic data. The mobile app features higher precision models worldwide, more topographic details, and works offline. Download PeakVisor maps today.
Download OBJ model
The download should start shortly. If you find it useful please consider supporting the PeakVisor app.
PeakVisor for iOS and Android
Be a superhero of outdoor navigation with state-of-the-art 3D maps and mountain identification in the palm of your hand!