Quarry trek 2019 | Query trek 2017
The now-legendary Coastline Walk is once more inviting everybody to challenge themselves. Its third incarnation is different though - it is even grander, bigger and a lot more fun! Put your strength to the test, discover the beautiful nature of the Curonian Spit and experience sweet fatigue after conquering a long-distance walk! Everyone will be able to choose their own challenge, as Coastline Walk 2017 proposes 5 routes: 12 ½ km in one go 25 km in half a day 50 km in a day 50 km in a night 100 km in 24 hours
query trek, hiking, walking, 2017
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Quarry trek, august 10, Naujoji akmene, Lietuva

This summer Trenkturas invites hiking enthusiasts to join a unique the Quarry Trek’19 with Gjensidige experience. The hike will take place in the Karpenai, Menciai and Alkiskiai quarrys, which have a striking resemblance to outer space terrains!

Routes lay within the Akmene region limestone deposits, which were formed 300 million years ago and over extensive excavation processes were turned to endless horizons of moon surface and canyon-like landscapes.

Parts of the quarries are still in operation and closed from the public entrance, therefore this is an exclusive opportunity to hike around 40 meter high cliffs. Hikers will be able to observe gigantic 720 ton ‘walking excavator’ that is 75 meters in length, from up close.

Quarry trek routes

Start location:
L. Petravičiaus aikštė, Naujoji Akmenė 85132

Starting time:
18 KM  07:00-14:00
29 KM  07:00-13:00
37 KM  07:00-12:00