NATURE PARK MEDVEDNICA

Identity card - current state

Nature Park area

17.938 ha

Height above mean sea level

120-1035 m a.s.l.

Highest peak

Sljeme

Alignment

Southwest-northeast in the length of 42 km

Territorial boundaries

City of Zagreb, Krapina-Zagorje County, Zagreb County

Number of settlements whose territory is completely/partly within the Nature Park

28

In the City of Zagreb:

4

In Zagreb County:

7

In Krapina-Zagorje County:

17

Number of inhabitants in the Nature Park (2001. estimate):

Approximately 7.400

Accessibility

By foot, car, bicycle, public transportation – bus

Forest area

14.550 ha, 81%

Protection of specific nature parts

15

Special reserve (forest vegetation reserve)

8

Protected landscapes

1

Nature monuments (rare specimen trees)

3

Nature monuments (geomorphological)

1

Park architecture monuments

2

Water streams

75

Mining facilities (quarries)

11

Active ​

1

Abandoned

10

Cultural goods:

Historical urban units – settlements
Historical structures (civil and sacral)
Ethnological heritage
Archaeological heritage
Memorial heritage (cemeteries)

Management

Public Institution “Nature Park Medvednica”