Golovec – Route 2 – From Rakovnik

Altitude of the location: 450 m
Altitude of starting point: 306 m
Altitude difference: 144 m

Time of walking: 55 min
Difficulty: Easy marked and unmarked path
Equipment: Normal hiking equipment.
Expediency of visit: All seasons

From Ljubljana bypass road we take exit LJ-Rudnik, at the crossroads we turn right and drive along the Dolenjska road. past the Semenarna Ljubljana, to the crossroads with the road Galjevica (on the left). At the left side of the crossroads is the bakery, we turn right (we see blue building and health center). Behind the both is located Rakovniška church. We can park infront of blue building or in a suitable position at the church.

From the parking lot we continue on the asphalt road, in front of a church we turn left. Continue along the road until we reach a wooden cross, here we turn right on the dirt road, which later turns into a footpath at the edge of the meadow. From here we have a beautiful view to the surrounnding areas of chursh Rakovnik, Krim and Ljubljana Marshes. As long as the path does not leads us alont the edge of the forest  and it passes the slope to the right. From here we continue left into the the forest, along the the path with green-yellow indication. The path goes around Zeleni vrh. After a few minutes of walk we come to the dirt gravel road. Later it leads us to the right and takes us to the Observatory, where we turn left. Here we see an information board for didacti forest path Golovec. From here we continue along the wide dirt road. After few minutes we come to the forest road, which we cross and join th path of Remembrence and Comradship, following it to the left. The path takes us to Črni vrh. From here we descend and after a while we come to the unmarked intersection. Leave the path of Remembrance and Comradship and continue right along the path, where we see the indication. After a few meters we come to another intersection, continue left and start to climb and thus we reach Mazovnik.