Vtáčnik

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Mountain Vtáčnik ( Hrádok )

The bird Mountains ( Slovak Vtáčnik ) is a mountain range in central Slovakia. It is part of the Slovak Central Mountains, which belongs to the Inner Western Carpathians.

It is bounded

  • In the northwest and north by the Hornonitrianska kotlina ( "Upper Nitra boiler " ),
  • ( Hills Kremnicke ) in the northeast of the Kremnitz mountains,
  • In the east of the Žiarska kotlina ( " Žiarer boiler " ),
  • In the southeast of the Selmec Bergen ( Štiavnica Hills )
  • In the southwest of Bergland Pohronský Inovec and
  • To the west by Tribetzgebirge ( Tribeč ).

The mountain is divided into four geomorphological subunits:

The highest peak is the 1346m high Vtáčnik (also Hrádok ).

Significant elevations

  • Vtáčnik 1346 m
  • Biela scale (engl. White Stone ), 1136 m
  • Buchlov, 1040 m
  • Velky Grič (Eng. " thunder stone ", " Great Kritz " ), 972 m
  • Žiar, 845 m

Some villages in the mountains and in the environment

  • Prievidza (German Priwitz )
  • Nováky
  • Handlová (German Kriegerhaj or Krickerhau )
  • Prochot
  • Lehota pod Vtáčnikom
  • Veľké Pole (German Hochwies or high meadows )
  • Mountains in Europe
  • Mountains in Slovakia
  • Carpathians
  • Banskobystrický kraj
  • Trenčín Region
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