Nearly 140 people were injured as a result of a series of lightning strikes that hit the Tatra mountains during heavy storms on Thursday. Four people, including two children, died on the Polish side of the mountain range, and one on the Slovak side.
Rescue teams are striving to establish contact with two speleologists trapped in a flooded corridor of an underground cave in Poland's southern Tatra Mountains.
The 6,000 volunteers covered 300 km and 139 peaks to clean up the mess left by the 4 million tourists who visit the mountain range every year.
When asked why they were taking such a huge tooth up the mountain, the Japanese ‘tourists’ said it was part of a scientific experiment, but didn’t reveal more.
One of the first flowers to emerge in spring, the Crocus is often called the lightbulb flower. Now, Poland’s Tatra mountains are full of them as they begin to come into bloom.
In the show shot in the Tatra Mountains 11 members of a girl-band have to overcome a series of snowy challenges.
Mr Tadeusz, who goes under the Instagram name of Gooral Zakolove, has over 15,000 followers with each photo attracting more than 1,000 likes.
Called the Savage Mountain owing to its grim reputation for claiming lives, K2 has never been climbed in winter.
Climber posted a picture of the ginger cat gazing at a view of mountain peaks and cloud-filled valleys. Just how the cat got so high remains something of a mystery.
The cablecar which was built in 1936 operates in the Tatra mountains, a tourist and hitchhiking mecca.