Elevation 749 meters above sea level.
Settlement is today part of Pohorská Ves.

Žofínský old-growth forest

Žofín (Sofienschloss) - Žofín settlement composed originally from five houses is included in administration of municipality Pohorská Ves as well as Žofínský virgin forest. Beside chateau stayed here a gamekeeper's lodge and outbuildings. By the end of the last century lived in this settlement over 70 inhabitants. As this area became restricted border zone no normal mortal could enter it. In nowadays can be in Žofín found several recreation houses, tourist hostel, former outbuildings and not far is located fled foresters lodge made from wood.

Further information :
Pohoří na Šumavě
Pohorská Ves
Primeval Forest Žofín


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