SUVA PLANINA (
Serbian Cyrillic : Сува планина, meaning
"The dry mountain") is a mountain in southeastern
The highest peak is Trem ('porch') at 1,810 m, the second highest is Golemo Stražište at 1,714m, and there is also "Litica" at 1,683m ('cliff') southeast side of the mountain.
The name stems from the fact that there are only few springs in the whole mountain. Two biggest are Bojanine vode (under Sokolov kamen at 860 m) and Rakoš česma (at the Bela Palanka side of the mountain).
As of 2010, Suva planina is undergoing a process of declaration of a special nature preserve .
In last weekend in February there is a mountaineering event called
“Zimski uspon na Trem” (Winter climb on Trem), that gathers over
600 mountaineers from all parts of the
The slopes of this mountain are popular with skiing.
Slopes of Suva planina in summer, Trem and Sokolov kamen in sight *
Group of mountaineers on Trem - Winter climb on Trem 2005