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MN03 - The map of RODNA Mountains 3rd edition

18,00 RON

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Description

The Rodna Mountains are part of the northern section of the Eastern Carpathians, with a maximum height of 2,303 meters, Pietrosul Rodnei Peak, being the highest and most difficult to cross of all the massifs in the Eastern Carpathians.  The main ridge, 50 km long and 30-40 km wide, with an east-west orientation, is steep to the north and gentle to the south.

The massif appears as a horst composed of crystalline schist, with steep faults: Dragos Voda (north) and Rodna (south). Of all the massifs in the Eastern Carpathians, traces of Quaternary glaciers are best preserved in Rodna Mountains. There are many glacial corries (Ineu – Lala, Negoiescu, Iezer,Buhaescu, Izvorul Cailor, Puzdrele, etc.), gorges (Bistricioara Gorge, Stramba, Rebra, Cormoaia gorges, Prislop Pass, etc.), waterfalls (Cailor Falls, with a vertical drop of 80 m - the highest in the country, the main section being over 16 m high, Guset, Cormoaia, Anies, Puzdrele - at an elevation of 1,520 m).

There is also a great number of caves in Rodna Mountains, the most representative being: Izvorul Tausoarelor Cave, over 16 km long, Maglei cave, Zalion’s Trough (2,121 m long and 226 m deep, with a 44 m-deep pothole as an entrance, 3 m in diameter), Fairies cave (4,368 m long, with the greatest number of galleries in Romania), Iza’s Blue Spring cave (2,500 m long), Schneider's Bath cave (430 m long, located at an elevation of over 1,500 m).

Even if the Rodnei Mountains trails are described as being a bit more physically demanding than other carpathian trails, the views offered by places like „The Blue Lake” or „The Waterfall of the Horses” are absolutely mesmerising. Schubert & Franzke has created the perfect map to take along on hiking adventures in the Rodnei Mountains.

 

The map of Rodna Mountains (MN03) is the 3rd map of the new Muntii Nostri collection.

The map was edited using the latest mapping techniques and it was printed on moisture resistant paper. It is easy to read and simple to use due to the mapping styles, specific to Schubert & Franzke company, and as a result of practical information structuring. It is handy and everything is exactly where it should be. The map is useful for both hiking enthusiasts and professionals.

All the trails have been recorded in the field using a GPS. They are described in detail in both Romanian and English, some trails having representative images attached to them. Each trail has a technical box containing: trail marking checked in the field, trail route, profile with major landmarks, data on difficulty, length, total ascent, total descent, round-trip time, practicability depending on the season and so on. The map also contains the UTM grid, a projected coordinate metric system useful in the quick measurement of distances on the map. Shading and contour lines highlight the landscape and facilitate orientation.

The application created for iOS and Android will dissipate the nostalgic aura of the map, giving the product the technical complexity required for this century.

Enjoy this map up on the sunny peaks of Rodna Mountains, scrutinizing the horizon for the neighboring peaks, which will soon give the names of the following maps of Muntii Nostri hiking map collection.

Where to buy

Stores and book-stores where you can buy the map:

 

VERSUM NOVEL SRL, Libraria Librim, Sf. Gheorghe, Strada Gróf Mikó Imre 7, 0743 244 269

Magazin Scarpa, Timișoara, Bulevardul Revoluției 1989  nr. 4, 0356464015, http://magazin.scarpa.ro/

Librăria Gaudeamus, Cluj Napoca, str. Iuliu Maniu nr. 3, 0264439281, http://www.libriartis.ro

Librăria Flower Power, Sinaia, str. Carol I nr. 43, 0723 561 634

Librăria Bookstory, Cluj Napoca, str Eroilor nr 6-8, 0364 143 573, http://www.bookstory.ro/

Librăria St. O. Iosif, Brasov, str. Muresenilor nr.14, 0268477799, http://www.libris.ro/

Magazin Matop, Cluj Napoca, str. Sighișoarei nr. 11, ap.25 demisol, 0264436343, http://www.mormota.ro/

Magazin Nootka, Cluj Napoca, str. Dacia nr.1, 0264433946, http://www.nootkasport.ro/

Librăria Mihai Eminescu, București, Bulevardul Regina Elisabeta, nr. 16, 0213142383, http://www.librariaeminescu.ro/

Magazin Montrek Sport, București, str. Dr. Raureanu nr. 8, 0213159258, http://www.montrek.ro/

Librăria Erasmus, Sibiu, str. Mitropoliei 30, 0269 221 060, https://www.buechercafe.ro/

Librăriile Humanitas, Bucureşti, Braşov, Cluj-Napoca, Galaţi, Iaşi, Oradea, Alba Iulia, Piatra Neamţ, Ploieşti, Sibiu, Râmnicu Vâlcea, 021 408 83 50, http://www.humanitas.ro/

Librăria Luceafărul, Sighetu Marmației, str. Bogdan Vodă nr. 10,  0262311473

Grupul Librarium, sediu Central: București, Splaiul Independenței nr. 315-319,  0213142010, http://www.librariumgrup.ro/

Cărturești, sediu Central: str. Pictor Arthur Verona nr. 15, corp A, http://librarie.carturesti.ro/

Magazin Pro Alpin, Brașov, str. De Mijloc nr. 6, 0729138955, https://www.proalpin.ro/

Alpin Expe SRL, Oradea, str. Mihail Kogălniceanu nr. 66, 0746 144 602, https://www.alpinexpe.ro/

Prăvălia cu Cărți, Constanța, B-dul Tomis nr. 307,0752 119 119, https://www.pravaliacucarti.ro/

MG Net Distribution, București, str. Mihailescu Vintiulă nr 19 sector 6, mgnet.distribution@gmail.com, https://www.librariaonline.ro

Scopus, Târgu Mureș, Bulevardul 1 Decembrie 1918 nr 96,  0265 231 366

Arnika Libri, Odorheiul Secuiesc, str. Kossuth Lajos nr 13

Cami Invest, Alba Iulia, Bulevardul Hores nr 1 A

INSPIRATIO, Brașov, Strada Curtea Johannes Honterus nr 1, https://inspiratio.ro/

COMPACT SA, Brașov, Bulevardul Mihail Kogalniceanu nr 13 bl C2

Librăria AGIR, București, Bulevardul Dacia nr.26, Sector 1,  021/319.49.45, http://www.agir.ro/

Sport Guru, București, Bulevardul Unirii nr. 69, 0374 05 00 29, https://www.sportguru.ro/

Sport Guru, București, Șos. Pipera nr. 44, 0374 99 29 99, https://www.sportguru.ro/

Sport Guru, Cluj Napoca, Str. Ploiești nr. 39-45, 0374 027 028, https://www.sportguru.ro/

Sport Guru, Brașov, Str. Mihai Viteazu nr. 42, 0374 800 300, https://www.sportguru.ro/

Sport Guru, București, Mall Plaza Romania, Bulevardul Timișoara nr. 26, 0374 05 69 00, https://www.sportguru.ro/