The most beautiful lake of South Ural. Mecca for believers, Bashkirs, and for paragliders.
Aushkul lake is situated at an altitude of 413 meters above sea level. The lake is oval in shape, length 2 km, width – about 1.5 kilometers. The lake is shallow. The average depth is only 1.85 metres high. The bottom is flat, covered with glacial gravel and silt.
As reported the scientists, the water of the lake is mineralized and it belongs to hydrocarbonate-calcium-magnesium waters. With soft water, slightly alkaline.
The lake is ideal for swimming and for fishing. Here roach, bream, perch, pike, tench, vendace. Meet cancers.
From the West on the shore of the lake rises mount Oustau (645 meters). Its cone rises above the surface of the lake at 230 meters. The ascent is not difficult for the trained people. On the way probably will make a few stops, out of breath. But with the top of the mountain offers beautiful views of the lake, mountains and countryside.
On the mountain there are several revered among the Bashkirs graves. One of them is a stone slab with ancient text in Arabic script. The text suggests that here is buried the Arab Sheikh. Plate in 1905 brought from Bishkek and installed to replace worn-out previously existing. Nearby, two graves of Awliya saints and Sofas. Continue reading
Excursion “Journey into nature” along the ecological trail of the natural complex “Blue lakes” is a meeting with one of the most interesting and unique corners of nature of Belarusian Poozerie.
“Blue lake” (formerly titled reserve of national importance, established in 1972 on the area of 1500 ha, now natural complex, since 1999 in the national Park “Narochansky”) is a unique hilly moraine natural complex.
Nature Blue lakes is so rich and diverse that can serve as both a monument of the glacial era (the relative height differences up to 50 m) and a natural laboratory for naturalists.
The center of this natural complex is Boldukskaya lake group, each of which is unique. Bolduc is renowned for deep, clear and cold water; Globla – green water and high transparency; shaped glubelka – very beautifully shaped lake; in Imera – soapy, soft water, Achment – brackish (with salinity of over 300 mg/l). All these lakes are in the basin of fast and rapids of the river Stracha, the right inflow of the river Viliya.
The pedestrian part of the excursion along the ecological path Continue reading
Residents of several villages of the district Perovskogo in shock. Who and why killed the most beautiful lake region, “Courier” tried to find out at the crime scene
It all started with a call to the editor Vyacheslav Anokhin, making surfactants on vacation.
– The whole shore strewn with dead fish! – he was indignant. – On the water, at a distance of about 800 meters along the edge, is a blue – green film. Smell terrible!
More than an hour’s drive along the Federal highway, and we are in Pav. Front of almost twenty kilometers on the road and for a dessert – walk.
More recently berry and mushroom places, as they had noticed. Most come for the summer.
– Five or six years ago about Radioscope lake settled porhovsk the Pskov branch of the rich company, says “exclusive” information in our guide, Vyacheslav Anokhin. – On the new owners built a large wooden house. Then that was not enough. Wanted a piece of the fence off forests, but the locals took offense and soundly dismantled blocked the way to the gate…
From a distance the pond is fabulously beautiful. For stunted pines and birches on the shores of the blue expanse. Somewhere near the horizon it is limited Continue reading