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Triglav viewed from the east
Highest point
Listing Country high point
English translation three peaks
Location Littoral, Upper Carniola, Slovenia
Parent range Julian Alps
First ascent 1778
Easiest route scramble / via ferrata

Triglav is a mountain in the Alps. It is the highest mountain in Slovenia. It is also the highest peak of the Julian Alps, in the southeastern part of the Alps.

Its name means "three-headed" in Slovene. While this can describe the mountain, it is more likely the mountain was named for the Old Slovene god, Triglav. The mountain is shown on the Flag of Slovenia.

This mountain is in a national park.

Triglav seen from the north side
Triglav seen from the north side

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