In the Krasnoyarsk region is an absolutely amazing piece of nature – Ucom lake with bitter-salt water located in a mountain valley. Low mountains rise around, as if fencing your pearl from the outer world. Millions of years nature has conjured over the prescription of the lake water and silt mud, and it’s a unique formulation that cures many ailments. It was opened many centuries ago. Many diseases treated exactly tumskoy mud. In the XIX century on the lake appeared to natural treatment center. Rumor about the miraculous properties of the local mud reached the capital. Many ladies came here to be treated for infertility, the glory of the lake grew. In 1925 was founded the resort “Lake Uchum” is the first health resort of the Krasnoyarsk territory. For 85 years it has cured many thousands of people.
Scientists say that the healing resources of lake Uchum simply inexhaustible. Many decades of observations of water level confirmed: it rises and then decreases. And it happens millions of years. That silt mud, which is used to procedures – a fraction of the inventory at the bottom of the lake. Owing to the remoteness from industrial centres and special microclimate of the valley, Continue reading
The surroundings of the lake Sun after the ice – it is quite a spectacular sight. However, he wanted to sleep terribly. Time is still hours 9 am – and given – sleeping very little – and more driving – the eyes already closed. But nevertheless – shooting surroundings – continued.
1) For icing.
2) Quadric goes for KAMAZ.
3) the Valley.
4) can See – closer to civilization. At the remains of the boom. Before any horses kept any deer. Generally in the 40-50’s here life was in full swing. Walked the old road to the village of Ust-Omchug. Camps were concentration plant. Now the road to this village is quite different valleys – and then – desert.
6) It’s not a Sunny lake. This is the beginning Bolotin in front of the lake.
7) the Ducks have been born. Soon they serve back home – for the winter.
8) the Surviving giant. Typically, these larches were cut down mercilessly. Years him – probably all of 500. Bad we have to grow trees!
9) somewhere out there – lake
10) a Shoe tree. The lake is close.
Finally seemed and the lake. We were delighted, the hard road ended. Still to go on-Board KAMAZ in the truck bed – not the most convenient pastime, especially when talking on the wetlands. Continue reading
Seven unique parks of Russia
On 1 January 1917 in Russia created the first reserve — Barguzinsky. Since 1997 this day is celebrated as the Day of reserves. On the territory of Russia, rich in forests and mountains, beautiful lakes and rivers, pristine land, there are a lot of reserves, some of which can rightly be considered unique. Today we decided to make a compilation of seven of the most interesting nature reserves of Russia.
Barguzinsky reserve is the first protected areas in Russia. This is the only public reserve in the country, founded before the October revolution of 1917. This reserve is located in Buryatia, it is located on the Western slopes of the Barguzin ridge. C 1986 the year is one of the biosphere reserves of UNESCO. In protected territory of the Barguzinsky nature reserve is the North-Eastern coast of Baikal lake. The name of the reserve was under the name of the Barguzin river. In this reserve you can see not only the Barguzin mountain ridge, but fantastically beautiful valleys and forests and rivers, where are found the most different species of animals.
BAIKAL NATURE RESERVE
Baikal nature reserve — a beautiful reserve of Russia, which lies around Continue reading