Kalno Grikštai II hillfort was set up in the promontory of the hill which is surrounded by deep hollows full of springs in the north and southern sides and by a wide valley of the river Minija from the west. The hillfort dates back to – beginning of the second millenium. A wooden castle which protected the western approaches to Ceklis land of the Curonian tribe was standing in the hillfort. The hillfort is covered by a forest damaged by long-term plowing and excavated pits.
Author of the photo: Arūnas Strazdas
Kalno Grikštai, Žalgiris Subdistrict, Kretinga District
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