Educational nature trail

around the hill Pekelský vrch

Popular walk follows Ivan Hrabě´s nature trail around the hill Pekelský vrch. The 10 km trail starts in the car park in Mladé Buky resort, after passing the bridge, turn right. You will see (and we highly recommend that) the short nature trail for kids with the big wooden statues of sporty devils: children love it! The educational nature trail leads the hikers around the rocks, interesting places connected to the recent history and the president Václav Havel, the first Czech president after the Velvet revolution, and also historical places like Saint Catherine of Alexandria’s church. Not only hikers, but also runners love the miscellaneous trail.

Length: 10.4 km, 3 – 4 hours of walkingturistika Difficulty: medium, Tip: great for joggers and runners! Are you hungry after the walk? Have a lunch in the restaurant Kravín or a sandwich in Rotunda Nebíčko.


Length: 10.4 km
Time: 3 - 4 hours
Signposts: 10
Start and finish: Resort Mladé Buky
Marking: nature trail symbols
The service is in the resort: WC, free parking, a playground for kids, a bobsled, a bike park, summer tubing, the Devil’s trail for children.

Signposts of the educational
nature trail

  • History of skiing in Mladé Buky - Skipark Mladé Buky
  • Protected tree - English oak (Quercus robur)
  • Above the river band of the river Úpa
  • Saint Catherine of Alexandria’s church with the 1WW Memorial
  • Nature park Hrádeček
  • President Václav Havel: recent history
  • Castle Břečštejn - Silberštejn
  • Ponds in Peklo
  • Rocks above Peklo
  • Hill Pekelský vrch – what a view!

The detailed map is also available on our website.

Snow cover: 50 cm || New snow: 2 cm || Type of snow: prachový

Condition of slopes

1.Buky600  m
2.Slalomový svah700 m
3.Mezírka830 m
4.Rozárka400 m
5.Šmejkalka600 m
6.Pekelský vrch západ650 m
7.Pekelský vrch východ650 m
8.Kidpark - pojezdový chodník50 m
9.Kidpark - lanové vleky150 m
10.Snowpark500 m

Condition of ski lifts

Lift / ski lift
LD Pekelský vrch 1650 m
LV Buky II555 m
LV Buky III m
LV Rozárka397 m
Lanová dráha Pekelský vrch 2550 m
LV Šmejkalka470 m
LP Kidpark Baby50 m
LV Kidpark I50  m

Data source:, (c) Sitour CZ

FREE parking in Mladé Buky Resort

Every visitor has at our disposal a modern FREE PARKING, which is located about 30m from downhill courses. Among others, the Mladé Buky Resort provides well-maintained social facilities in the parking lot.

Resort Mladé Buky