Reserve "Vishera" - one of the ten largest in Europe - is located in a remote area of the Northern Urals. EDGE intact forests.State Reserve «Vishersky» It founded February 26, 1991. Protected areas — 2412 km2 — much more than the European states such as Liechtenstein, Andorra, Monaco. Within the reserve there are no roads and settlements. This leads to inaccessibility of the reserve and some difficulties in the organization of its security and study. Flora & Fauna Reserve astonishingly varied: there are more than 528 species; Read more [...]
September is coming to an end, and with it the hunt for moose gonnogo. Moose license "burned." Several attacks took place in the woods without voice contact with the beast. The weather is sometimes hampered by rain and wind hunt ..But this time the prognosis is encouraging. Quickly gathered in the morning at before, I went to the woods. Not yet dawn, board thermometer showed four degrees.I turned off the public road to an abandoned Forestry mustache. Deepened on it for five kilometers, beginning to dawn. He loaded shotgun and walked quietly to the large cutting, on the edge of the brook that flows. Read more [...]
Interesting picture on seysmokartah. On the map view of the earthquake at the junction of the plates in the oceans over the past week, from January 31. Magnitude - 5 and up.
Source: USGS, Google Earth
4.8, southeast of Easter Island
5, Easter Island region
5, north of Ascension Island
5.1, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge
6.2, southeast Indian Ridge
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Dark Mountain is one of the northern peaks Nazminskogo ridge. Placed on the ground state park "Taganay" 12 km. north of Chrysostom and 4.4 km west of the Biceps hills. Height of 853 m. Stacked mica schists and amphibolites dark, the color of the rocks and got its title. At the top of a rocky ridge, which stretches more than 200 m. Direction from south to north. Eastern slope steeply down and difficult to reach. In the western part of the top of a small plateau, to which the pass (altitude 770 m) on the road Nazminskoy (Chrysostom pos. MMK) trail leads approx. 1 km. From the top of the Dark Mountains Read more [...]
High Altitude Chashkovskogo ridge above sea level, just 580 meters away. In this he is no different from their own neighbors, the same Ilmeny standing in front of, behind Ilmen lake. The same pine forests and vtochnosti same volcanic rocks. Practically speaking, this is a ridge that divides the fracture. Enthusiasm among tourists, as previously mentioned, uses the so-called Ancient city on Chashkovke. Stone outcrops form unusual shapes like anything. For example, on the ruins of the fortress walls.
Not counting his own stone outliers Chashkovsky ridge known fact that once at its slopes were found Read more [...]
The length of the walking paths 58 km.The duration of 18-20 days.
Ivdel town village. Ushmaev. 115 km.
Starting point is the northernmost city in the Sverdlovsk region Ivdel (4 km from the railway station of the same name it). The city in two shares river Weeks, originating from the master of the Ural mountain range. In the translation from the Tatar Ivdel clear water. On the right bank is cedar park recreation favorite place of citizens. The museum of history can learn about the history of the city and learn about the natural resources of the area.
From Ivdel to the village Vijay (90 km) Regular Read more [...]
Pos. Kytlym - der. Kyrya - pos. Lower Usva - hr. Basegi - art. Pashiya. The route length of 225 km, the length of 14 days. Season: winter and summer. Describes a winter hike.
Camping out in Kytlyma Pashiyu introduces the rich and diverse nature on the border of Central and Northern Urals. Here, dozens of kilometers stretch impassable forests, over which climbed severe vertex Konzhakovsky Stone (1569 m), the ridge Basegi (North Basegi - 951.9 m Average - 994.7 m, South - 851 m). Area associated with the legends of the passage of the Stone Belt Ermak, with the search for the Ural diamonds, gold, Read more [...]
Yusha ridge located in the central part of the Southern Urals, to the southwest of the array Large Yamantau. This is one of the ridges thousanders. The length of its small, only about 10 miles a minute.
Spine Yusha perfectly clear with Beloretsk route when going from Intermountain towards Byeloretsk. For turning on Mezhogore begins very long climb to the ridge. The left is the rocky outcrops, a mountain Danube Suygan any differently Yusha.
The highest point of the ridge Yusha - anonymous tip of 1109 m, located in the central part of the range. But very often, and especially the local population Read more [...]
Uraltau - the longest mountain range of the Southern Urals. Uraltau length is 290 km, with a width of 10 km U20. The ridge stretches from north to south across the area Bashkortostan through Baimaksky, Burzyansky Beloretsk, Abzelilovsky and Uchalinsky areas. He also captured part of the Chelyabinsk region, passing among the towns and Zlatoust Miass. North of the source of the Ural River, on the border between Uraltau continents Europe and Asia. Further, in the north, crosses Uraltau in BolshoyUralsky ridge.
In comparison with the ranges of the central part of the Southern Urals, Uraltau not differ Read more [...]
Map of Dry Ridge Mountains:View Dry Ridge Mountains. in a larger map
Dry Ridge Mountains (Chelyabinsk region). Stretches from SW to NE, is a watershed pp Lemeza (lion. Tributary. Shem) and Neil (lion. Tributary. CATA) in NW. The SE almost papallelno Ridge Dry Ridge Mountains lies bunks. Coupled with the southern spurs and are associated with dry mountain ridges Bairamgul and Small Kareda length of the ridge is about 45 km. The large width of the ridge 10 km. The central ridge is a plateau, wooded height of 1000 m., With small tops, meadows and stone placers. The highest points from north to south: Read more [...]
Spine Saldys is in the area between the Great and Lesser Inzer, beginning after the village Inzer. When you are traveling by rail from the station towards the Inzer Aygira, past roaring, right across the river you will see the ridge Saldys. There is just brand new broad gauge railways separated from exciting the bulk.
The length of the ridge is about 20 km. Saldys does not apply to the ridges-thousanders. Complex crystalline rocks, as it refers to the central zone of the Southern Urals.
From a tourist point of view, nothing really exciting on the ridge Saldys not. He absolutely overgrown forest Read more [...]
Map ridge Nurali:
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Nurali mountain range in the southern Urals, in rep. Bash., Extended meridian at the source p. Miass (rights. Tributary. Iset). Length of 8 km and a height of 700-750 m, the highest point of 752 m in the C part. Connected to a bridge (628 m) with xp. Siritur. Covered meadow vegetation, logs, gorges and thick forest carts. - (N.Rundkvista, O. Zadorina, Encyclopedia Ural, 2013).
Title of the ridge, of course, came from the Bashkir Nurly light., That all right with respect to the ridge, as it is composed of light wood and treeless. But usually Read more [...]
Map ridge Mashak:
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Mashak mountain range in the southern Urals, in rep. Bash. Arc stretches from SW to NE in the upper left bank. Yuryuzan (lion. Tributary. Ufa). The convex side of the arc facing the NW in the upper reaches of rivers Small Inzer (right tributary. Inzer) and Little Katana (lion. Component p. CATA). Length of 30 km, the height of communication. 1000m. N.Rundkvist, O. Zadorina, Encyclopedia Ural, 2013
More significant tops from north to south: Mr. Kharitonov (1224 m.), The Bear (1308 m.), The Broad (1332 m.), The Sentry Stone (1303 m.), The Wide Read more [...]
Map Small Yamantau:
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Ridge Small Yamantau (Bashkiria) lies far away from the confluence of rivers and Small Inzer Inzer. In the north-west ridge bordered by Belyagush ridge from the south district. Small Inzer separates it from xp. Karatas, who is orographic prodlozheniem Small Yamantau the south and in the east there is a huge mountain ranges. There's the little hills rises in all its beauty Big Mountain Yamantau.
Ridge Small Yamantau small, its length is only 7 km away. The ridge is composed of 2-parts. South, with a maximum height of 867 m. And north, where Read more [...]
Trap or Kapkalka small ridge east of Mount Big Yamantau, on the right bank of the river Big Inzer.
The highest point of the ridge traps (Kapkalka) - 1175 meters. The length of the ridge is 3 kilometers. On the eastern slopes are mountain meadows, glades, the western slope - Zalesov. As everywhere in the Southern Urals, there are traces of the total logging. It is necessary to see that on a roll of the creek into the river Kapkalka Large Inzer once was a village a trap, where they lived dispossessed special immigrants. Currently, the village was only a glade.
With Bashkir word "trap" is translated Read more [...]
Map Inzer rack-wheel:
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Inzer rack-wheel (Bashkiria) stretches from SW to NE in the upper left bank of the river. Tirlyan. Inzer rack-wheel ridge really small, its length from north to south, just 8 km away. The highest point of the ridge Inzer rack-wheel - anonymous tip in the central part of the range 1161 m.
Attractions ridge Inzer rack-wheel.
Spine Inzer rack-wheel is a lot of enthusiasm for lovers of unusual colorful landscapes. This rock bastions, cliffs and unusual crests. Ridge deserves to roam and climb on the rocks a rafting day long. And he Read more [...]
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Zilmerdak, a mountain range in the southern Urals, in rep. Bashkiria, meridian stretches between the valleys of rivers Zilim (right tributary. Snow White) by Yu and Inzer (left tributary of the river. Sim) on C. The length of 78 km, the height above 700-900 m, the highest. point of 912 m (rocky ridge, alpine meadow), in the SW part of the range of 13.5 km in from the village. Tolparovo. Others. tops: Kiyauygan (831 m to the center. part) Kaltyshtash (796 m, in the second part). Folded sedimentary rocks vylkanogennymi. 2 km to the NE from the Read more [...]
Spine Becht (someone calls him a plateau) is near the village of Verhnearshinsky. This is a continuation of the ridge and Kumardaka Bacto each other.
Some tend to believe Becht northern extension of the ridge Kumardak. Some, by contrast, the southern extension of the ridge bacta. Yet, Becht has its own title on the cards, although consonant with the word "bacta". With all of this, the population of the village Tyulyuk where ridge Bacto breaks its opposite ends, calls Bacto not on another Becht or Bikta. So of course, that in due time Becht was all part of the same ridge Bacto and its extension Read more [...]
Yet, it more than compensates for the place in which the base is located. On the hill, overlooking the plain of snow-white two-story wood house is worth. Around the pine forest. Inside the house three 3-bed rooms and a common living room with sofas and a small kitchenette where you can prepare meals. Very fashionable looks hanging on the log wall panel TV! Produces electricity generator. Facilities also have as inside, and there in the yard. Heating furnace, water.
On the second floor there is a training class. This is a common room with tables and bunks in the entire wall. There can sleep 20 people Read more [...]
North Ural consists of a series of parallel ridges and meridional extension, separated by longitudinal and transverse valleys depression upper reaches Shchugor, Ilych, Podcherye, Pechora, Visscher and their tributaries. The total width of the strip mining 50—60 km, and with foothill ridges 80—100 km. Central watershed Ridge, known as the Stone Poyasovy below adjoining the west ridge: the average Height its 700—750 m, and only some peaks exceeding 1,000 meters (Washing systems-Chokur—1279 m Otorten1182 m).
In the relief of the northern part of the mountain is most clearly Read more [...]