2023 edition

In 2023, the 9th edition of Youth at the Top took place. 27 protected areas organized a totoal of 28 local events across 8 countries of the Alps and Carpathians. More than 450 young participants spent time together in the mountains, experienced nature and learnt about the common theme "Forest - the Almighty". 

A special event was the video contest which was carried out after the events. See the winning videos here.


Chránená krajinná oblasť - Biosférická rezervácia Poľana (SK)

We will learn about forest communities of plants and animals, biodiversity and the cycle of life in nature. We will connect with nature by involving all the senses, we will make forest amulets, we will visit the geographical center of Slovakia.

Additional Info

  • Destination: Biosférická rezervácia Poľana
  • Departure: July 13th
  • Return: July 14th
  • Organizer: Štátna ochrana prírody Slovenskej republiky
  • Contact person: Anna Gondová