River Liboc - Czech republic
This flow, quite unknown, sources in Doupov Hills near to Jeseň in an altitude of 685 of sea level.
|Basic information about river|
Liboc brook is navigable in a period of snow-thaw in Doupov Hills. Its navigability can be judged according to Blšanka-river. The section from Libědice which needs less water, is navigable ofter. The drive is not difficult.
The flow of Liboc brook is heading for the north , in order to turn to the east near Doupov, and this direction follows to its mouth into Ohře at Libočany. The brook takes the surface of 339 km2. It flows through wide valley between fields and hop-gardens, it is embanked in many sections, the navigation is variegated by means of many passable stages. A clear bed makes the width of 6-8 m.
Available in Žatec.
It is available in Radonice, Vilémov, Pětipsy, Libědice, Sedlčice or Libočany.
It is available in health centre in Žatec.
Places of interest:
- Radonice: small Baroque castle of 18th century.
- Vilémov: Renaissance church of 17th century, rebuilt in Baroque style.
- Pětipsy: Renaissance castle of 16th century, now in private property.
- Libočany: Baroque castle, native place of Václav Hájek of Libočany – Bohemian Chronicle.