Slovenia offers exceptional cross-country skiing and the best known area for this, Pokljuka, is 20-25 minutes drive from Koprivnik. Pokljuka boasts a well-known biathlon centre and a well-equipped sports centre and hotel. Please click here for more information.  For good cross-country skiing elsewhere, the unspoilt valley of Logarska Dolina in the Solčavsko area is just over two hours drive away, and was named the European Destination of Excellence (EDEN) for 2009.

For downhill skiers, the resort of Vogel is 45 minutes drive away, and Kobla 20 minutes away. Vogel has a variety of runs for beginners to advanced skiers and is reached by cable car. Please click here for further local information.

Slovenia has a wealth of fantastic fishing, with great rivers very close by. Fishing tickets can be bought in Bled at ?? for roughly ?? Euros per day or ?? Euros for a half day. If you are after X fish, head to X river. If you want a more gentle/challenging experience, head for XX. Fly Fishing Slovenia offers a certain amount of information, or you could also look at the Slovenia Tourist Board fishing pages.

There is much wonderful hiking to be had in Triglav National Park, from gentle flower-strewn trails to more serious climbs, such as Triglav itself. For further information, have a look at the official Triglav National Park website, which provides comprehensive information on various walks and trails.