The Capek Brethren’s Trail

A 50-km long pilgrimage in the Eastern parts of the Krkonose

This red-marked hiking trail winds along diverse parts of the Eastern Krkonose, close to ancient forest and across military fortifications to the Stachelberg artillery fort.

This trail was named after the brothers Karel and Josef Capek, well-known Czech writers, and uses red markings in the terrain. It offers an almost 50 km long hike along well maintained roads, is suitable for bikes in the summer and for cross-country skis in the winter.

In the Krkonose, it runs through peaceful and easy landscape and offers various stops. You can visit, for instance, the Dvorsky forest, the Stachelberg artillery fort and Vapenka museum.

Pomezni Boudy - Mala Upa ski resort - church of Sts. Peter and Paul - Lysecinska chalet - Horni Alberice - Trutnov - Male Svatonovice - Upice

Where to stay over night

Pivovar Trautenberk - Chata Hradečanka - Lysečinská bouda Chalet - Rýchorská bouda Chalet- Jestřebí bouda Chalet


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Holiday with children in the Krkonose Mountains
Holiday with children in the Krkonose Mountains

We have chosen the best places for you, planned suitable routes, prepared stamp hunts and know where to hide in bad weather. You will fill your family time together with activities in unique nature, exploration, fun and fabulous adventures.