Bradavica 2476 m.a.s.l.


Bradavica is located at the side ridge of High Tatras , it is heading from Východná Vysoká between Velická and Veľká Studená dolina. Bradavica is the highest peak of this ridge with its altitude  2476 masl . It is ramified  here to the massif of Slavkovský štít and Velické granáty.

Bradavica has four summits, it takes its name from their shape. Each summit is labeled by four cardinal points . There is the Saddle of Bradavice in between.

 

History:

 

The first successful and historically proved ascent to the two highest peaks of Bradavica was made by Polish people Edward and Jan Koelichen, Franciszek Krystalowicz, Kazimierz Przerwa-Tetmajer, Tadeusz Zelenski-Boy and mountain guides Klimek Bachleda, Jan Bachleda Tajber, Jozef Haziak a Jan Obrochta Tomkowy on  14th August 1892.

 

Present:

There are more ascent routes to the summit of Bradavica. Starting point is at hotel Sliezsky dom.

- below Rohatá veža,

- via Zvodná lávka,

- from Východná Vysoká by ridge and via Zvodná lávka

 

Elevation: 800 m

 

Difficulty: depending on the chosen route, for example below Rohatá veža : medium

 

 

Duration: 6 - 8 hours