From the paved road connecting the villages of Dambovicioara and Ciocanu, the marking follows the wagon road that climbs past the church over the hillock with few houses, and after 925 meters Trail 28 remains to the left. Climb 625 meters along the secondary stream of Valea Ciocanului valley (left), veer to the right and reach the main stream of the valley on the slightly upward contour line. Get on the other side of the valley and follow the wagon road which takes you up for 1.3 km (110 m altitude difference) through a large meadow. Go into the forest for a short climb (10 m altitude difference, 26% slope) to the second meadow where there are ruins of an old house. Descend through the meadow 240 meters and after 200 meters on the contour line through the forest reach Poiana Lunga meadow . A gentle climb (510 m distance, 20 meters altitude difference) through the meadow, between two dwellings and then a 310 m walk on the contour line take you to a wide road, 50 meters below Curmatura Groapelor saddle (intersection with Trail 18). From here, follow the road for articulated forest tractors (TAF) to Valea Seaca a Pietrelor valley and then walk upstream to Poiana Grind meadow and to La Table intersection (see Trail 18).