Malá Fatra is a mountain range in the Western Carpathians in the north-west of Central Slovakia. The highest peak is Veľký Kriváň at 1,709 m AMSL in Krivánska Malá Fatra.
Malá Fatra is basically one large karst feature. It is made up of crystalline rocks and complexes of Mesozoic strongly folded rocks. The Dierový potok stream has created a complex of canyons, waterfalls and cascades in that area. Šútovo Waterfall is the highest waterfall in Malá Fatra.