Musala

Musala is a 9,596 ft / 2,925 m mountain peak in the Rila Range in Sofiya, Bulgaria. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 1st highest mountain in Sofiya and the 1st highest mountain in Bulgaria. The nearest peaks are Mancho, Yurushki Chal, Deno, Skakavets, Kanarata, and Kovach. Musala belongs to the World Country High Points peak list. See the Musala map, 3D fly around, and the Musala photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Musala SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by highpointa

15 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Sep 4, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are Normal route (North), East ridge from Malka Musala and Bistrica valley to musala refuge and then normal route to summit.

Others who’ve summited Musala

  • highpointa
  • pedrocoelhas
  • wladimir.krumow
  • lars
  • szaniuherkovich
  • olivera-bozanovic

Routes Used trails & approaches

84% Normal route (North)

7% East ridge from Malka Musala

7% Bistrica valley to musala refuge and then normal route to summit

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Elevation

9,596 ft / 2,925 m

Prominence

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Height Rank Range

Rila

Location

Sofiya, Bulgaria

Summited by

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  • ReneHakkert
  • highpointa
  • mrjojo
  • lakocemo
  • Sputnik
  • pedrocoelhas
  • Mcallmar
  • wladimir.krumow
  • lars
  • szaniuherkovich
  • davidnickoloff
  • Ypsario

Nearest peaks see on map »

  • Mancho 7,863 ft / 2,397 m 1 mi / 2 km away
  • Yurushki Chal 8,079 ft / 2,463 m 2 mi / 3 km away
  • Deno 6,738 ft / 2,054 m 3 mi / 4 km away
  • Skakavets 8,120 ft / 2,475 m 3 mi / 5 km away
  • Kanarata 8,233 ft / 2,510 m 5 mi / 8 km away
  • Kovach 8,159 ft / 2,487 m 5 mi / 9 km away