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Red Lake Bob: An ice adventure in the heart of nature

Adrenaline and fun: the Lacu Rosu bobsleigh run invites you to a unique and thrilling experience. Going down the ice tracks at speeds of up to 40 km/h, you will enjoy thrills and spectacular views of the lake and the Hășmaș Mountains.

An experience for all ages: The bobsled run at Lacu Rosu is suitable for the whole family, offering two distinct trails: one for adults and one for children. The adult trail is 1400 metres long and includes 20 turns, while the children's trail is 700 metres long and has 10 turns.

An adventure surrounded by nature: the bobsleigh run is built in harmony with nature, respecting the environment. During the descent, you will enjoy superb panoramic views of the Red Glacier Lake and the Hãsmas Mountains.

Useful information for tourists:

  • Access:
    • The Lacu Rosu bobsleigh run is located in Harghita county, about 250 km from Bucharest.
    • It can be easily reached by car, train or bus.
  • Opening hours:
    • Daily, 10:00-18:00 (December-March)
    • Depending on weather conditions (rest of the year)
  • Prices:
    • Adults: 40 lei (one lap), 60 lei (two laps)
    • Children (3-12 years): 30 lei (one lap), 50 lei (two laps)
  • Recommendations:
    • Suitable equipment for an outdoor activity (comfortable footwear, clothes suitable for the weather)
    • Compliance with safety rules
    • Pre-booking is recommended, especially at weekends
  • Accommodation:
    • There are many guesthouses and hotels in the area offering affordable accommodation.
  • Dining:
    • There are many restaurants and cafes in the area where you can dine.

Discover more:

  • The bobsleigh run at Lacu Rosu is one of the longest in Europe.
  • There are many other tourist attractions in the area, such as the Bicaz Gorge, Lake Sfânta Ana and Lacu Roșu Resort.
  • Lacu Roșu is a picturesque glacial lake, a popular destination for mountain hiking and winter sports.

Plan your dream holiday at Lacu Rosu and enjoy a thrilling experience on the bobsleigh run!

Images:

  • Lacu Rosu bobsleigh run:
     
  • Descending the runway:
  • View from the top:
     
  • Children's trail:
     

Further information:

  • History of the track:
    • The Lacu Rosu bobsleigh track was inaugurated in 2014.
    • The track is built according to the most modern safety standards.
  • Safety:
    • All passengers are equipped with seat belts.
    • Speeds can be individually controlled by each passenger.
  • Personalised experience:
    • There is a choice of going down alone or with a friend.
    • You can choose different descent programmes, with higher or lower speed.

Tips for tourists:

  • It is advisable to inform yourself about weather conditions