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“Balkan hunting” conservation is created in 1966 by order of CK of BKP under the hunter specialists Zheleznia-Dimitrov’s professional guidance. In the territory of Tvarditsa town are concentrate one of the best conservation areas which manages about 21000 sq. spreaded from the cristal clear water of lake “Zhrebchevo” with an altitude of 230m above sea level and reaching the snowing peak Chumerna with an altude of 1450 m. Chumerna

2008 year the “Law for hunting and protection of the game” has been changed and the terms of conservation usage have been prolonged for more 15 years.
After 2010 “Balkan Hunting” has undersigned consensual contract to manage about 11000 ha, separated in 3 hunting areas:

Area “Sheshkingrad – Zapalnia” with bases for intensive management of the game “Iordanovi Livadki” – 50 ha – wild boar, mouflons, red deer, wild goat are being bredArea Sheshkingrad Balkan Hunting

 According to the voivoda`s Panayot Hitov legend for the protection of the fortress “Sheshkingrad”, Bulgarian forces heroically repulse the Turkish attack thanks to the unscalable height of the mountain fortress. In the bloody slaughter died one of the Shishman`s voivoda – Shishkin. Therefore the fortress is called that by his name “Sheshkingrad”. The native Turks saved the legend that in the terrible battle the Bulgarian forces have destroyed about 11 000 janissaries.

Lake “Zhrebchevo”- “Merzhelik- Ganchev” with bases for intensive management of the game peninsula “Ostrets”- 100 ha for wild boar driven huntLake Zhrebchevo from top viewchurch St Ivan Rilsky

At the north-eastern part of the Balkan you could enjoy the magnificent view – the sunk church “St. Ivan Rilski” , which is the only one saved relic of village Zapalnia and village Zhrebchevo. The lake “Zhrebchevo” is situated on the river “Tundzha” near Nova Zagora town. It is called that by the sunk village Zhrebchevo.The lake is built 1959 – 1966 year.

“Kozarevska river” – Bases for intensive management of the game – “Fir-tree forest” 250 ha – for intensive breeding of Mouflons, red deer and wild boarKozarevska river
 “Kozarevska river” starts from the ridge of Stara Planina and flows along the west part of Tvarditsa town. Under the area “Iliev pripek” on about 3 km away from village Kozarevo, there is number of scenic waterfalls . The height of the tallest one is 10m.
Kozarevska river 2Kozarevska riverKozarevska river