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.




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.



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