Locality of Bihor county with 2,900 inhabitants, located near Crisului Defilee karst area.

Vadu Crișului
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Vadu Crișului cave - Batranului cave

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GPS Coordinates:
46,95573 N, 22,49363 E

Duration: 3 1/2-4 h
Length: 5 km
Height difference: +450 m / -150m
Note: Way, practicable all the year

Our blaze starts from the cave Vadu Crișului cave, together with the blue stripe mark, on the left side, downwards. Soon it gets to the Capra cave's detour. From here the road leads upwards, through the forest. Soon we get to a rock creature, which is called the Kiss' Gate natural bridge.

From here we shall go upwards to the caves of Devenc. The nicestly ornamented cave is the Devențului III.

We climb up to the ridge, where we can be amazed by the Bishop's Rock and the panorama of the look-outs. From here the path leads us upwards, up onto the ridge of Ceretului-hill.

Not long after, on the ridge the red dot leaves us and turns right

The left side tour

We cross a carstic area with forests with dolinas and rocks. On the way we cross several forester`s pathes and mine pathes.

The road leads us through nice meadows until the hill of the Priests'. The blaze goes round the smaller hills of the plateau, then in the last 100 meter we are guided by the

Șuncuiuș - Bătrânului cave

We descend along with the two blazes to the to the water of Pestereului cave, which gets on the surface only through the cave.

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