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other side of the canyon, from the trail that ends at a viewpoint that offers a spectacular view of the fortress. The newly renovated Niz ploču trail, the former trail the locals used to reach their fields, is located at Roški slap, and due to the special configuration of the terrain, it offers guests a challenge and excitement. One of the most beautiful educational hiking trails in Croatia, 8.5 kilometers long, leads from the Oziđana pećina archeological site, over the silver cascades of Roški slap, to Stinice across from the island of Visovac, a pearl of natural and cultural heritage of the Republic of Croatia. The landscape changes on the trail, from a swampland, one of the most important ornithological areas in Europe due to the number of species of birds during migration, to a forested area with

Downy Oak and Hornbeam. Although small in size, at only 8 hectares, this forest is one of the most valuable with those species in the Mediterranean. While walking on the trail, visitors can see the emerald green Među gredama strait, the Šuplja stina cave, the remains of the medieval Kamičak fortress, and at the end, in the centennial forest, the Forester's cabin exhibit has been opened at the visitor's center in the Kuželj house on Visovac, as a place to relax, but also to learn about the indigenous species of the forest ecosystem and information on the natural and cultural heritage of the Krka National Park. The diverse landscapes shaped by the Krka and Čikola rivers can be enjoyed at three more viewpoints: Bilušića buk, Brljan slap, and in Krnići Gornji, which offers a view of the confluence. 

Oziđana pećina; The Stinice - Roški slap - Oziđana pećina educational hiking trail; Kamičak.

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