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ExtremeGuide – Hike to the foot of Belukha

HOW TO GO HIKING:

To submit a request.

Agree on the details.

Prepayment 30%.

Payment and preparation of equipment.

Start of the hike.

Day 1 — a Meeting of the group in Novosibirsk. The opportunity to purchase everything you need for a hike, or take the missing gear for rent. Familiarity with group and instructor. Check out the custom car for the start of the route — the village of Tyungur. Transfer Novosibirsk — Tungur 900 km – about 15 hours, leaving late in the evening. Also a possible meeting of the participants in Barnaul/Biysk (in advance).

If you arrive earlier or depart later than the scheduled timetable, if necessary will reserve a place for You at the hotel.

Day 2 — Transfer to Tungur village. Accommodation in a tent camp or home. Preparation of equipment, products to a two-day trip through valley of river Akkem.

Day 3 — Beginning of the active part of the route. The transfer Tungur – the kuzuyak pass (1513 m) – the meadow “Three birches”. Overnight in tents in the Parking lot “Three birches”. To save forces sometimes use the vehicle to drive to Parking lot “Three birches”. This is a separate adventure! If we use transport – overnight stay at comfortable accommodation for a camp on the Creek near the glacier waterfall tekelu. Transition 18 km (if not invasion) Continue reading

The biggest lake in the world – Semenovsky Vestnik

Our country is amazing, impresses with its vastness and beauty. Every region, city, village has its own history, culture, nature. Russia has so many places worthy of admiration, and many of them are truly wonders of the world – unique and unique in the world. Lake Baikal is one of such places. About the trip to him and want to tell.

M th a journey to lake Baikal began from Nizhny Novgorod airport. Direct flights to Irkutsk no – flight was through Moscow. Five hours flight from the capital of our Motherland, and you are in Irkutsk. The airport of the Siberian city meets welcome: Souvenirs, herbal teas, healing balms and gems for every taste.

To lake Baikal is still far. No, of course, compared to Moscow, close is some 100-120 km away. Everything in our world is relative. Let’s not waste time and go in search of transport that will take us to the largest and deepest lake in the world. From Irkutsk, the nearest town, which offers the beauty of lake Baikal is Listvyanka. It can be reached by bus or taxi. I wanted a quiet location to observe local nature, and I chose the latter. A trip to Listvyanka lasted about an hour, and I caught myself thinking that the local nature is very similar to ours. If I didn’t know that I was five thousand miles away from home, I’d think that the food Continue reading