For the past half century, the army of teenagers read and reread this British writer, who calls the guys in the exotic world of nature and dizzying adventure.Preface Alexander ChegodaevaIt all started with Mayne ReidFor the past half century, the army of teenagers read and reread this British writer, who calls the guys in the exotic world of nature and dizzying adventure. Among the works of Mayne Reid has a film series: «Hunters for plants» – "Sliders on the rocks." By the power of the imagination novelist two Germans, a botanist and a big game hunter, and, of course, the ubiquitous Read more [...]
"It was not the happiness that we are aware of remembering, and the other, higher, nairedchayshee when we feel that it is now flowing in the blood, and we feel very taste of it, though, or to transfer it is almost impossible to explain ..." - Fazil Iskander "Constellation Kozlotura" Ending. Start here.Two hundred meters of our path turns into the basin from which the east and goes down sai. Finish the morning of the march is clearly seen when we come to the hollows, having at the very bottom of a large Tal (locally known as willow), which stands on the continuation of Read more [...]
The story began two years ago, while hunting for deer in a week, I have not managed to never see a decent trophy male at a distance of a confident shot and the trophy has not been mined, although hunting is fully held - deer roaring, I saw them, I heard, but a chance to get well and not imagined. Then we agreed with the organizers that I would be given a chance to re-hunt in this or other convenient season for me.My preparation for this hunt began with the acquisition of the pipe-decoy that mimics the voice of the roaring deer.Within a month I was in her 'play the pipe', trying to accurately reproduce Read more [...]
Navigate through the mountains difficult and dangerous. You need to have good shoes, a tenacious protector, special equipment and climbing skills. In this review we will talk about the basic techniques of movement in the mountains. This issue we will consider from the standpoint of autonomous survival, ie – you are alone with the mountains.
So, there are three basic types of movement in the mountains: the top, the pass or to the top of the mountain; down the slopes of the mountains; direct movement of the visor, the rock ledge.
Climb. Difficulty lifting depends on the steepness of the slope Read more [...]
When you travel cross-country, constantly faced with obstacles and natural traps. To get to salvation, it is necessary move quickly, as soon as possible. But move through impassable forests and swamps, mountains and sand dunes – very difficult. These marches were taken precious time and effort. In this article we will talk about one interesting technique of movement in hilly or mountainous terrain.
For example, before you the descent of unstable rock: Sand dune; hillside, dotted with boulders; relatively gentle slope of the mountain, covered with loose gravel, etc. Before that, you already Read more [...]
"Better than mountains can be only mountains.."but moving in the mountains, you must comply with the rules, on the other mountains do not forgive, because take note :To walk in the mountains at random with the aim of reducing road - very unacceptable, because it can lead to languid fatal consequences, such as: the output on the steep talus with vertical ledges, impassable rocks, large ice tradency, the deepest canyons with vertical walls, etc.Great value for driving in the mountains is the surface of the mountain slopes: rocky, with or without vegetation, steepness of slope, the presence Read more [...]
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Using the exceptional situation, the whole family on vacation, spent yet another weekend in the field. This time photosafari was rich booty.))) And the weather did not disappoint, the rain was only a couple of times. Unite efforts, as in previous times with Ph kz, left early in the morning and the same for dinner started to storm the wooded hillsides of Trans-Ili Alatau.
Horse crossing at an excellent trail completed installation of the camp at an altitude of 2700 m on the edge of the spruce belt. Not without trouble, slept in a tent huntsman broke, although arc alluminum, adapted first stick, Read more [...]
Slope of the river - attitude fall river on any part of the length of the latter.
Slope River expressed in relative size as a percentage (%) or per mille (‰). The longitudinal slope of the river, usually decreases from source to mouth, but in some rivers, depending on the nature of the terrain, such as rocks and soils in which passes channel, change in the slope along the river can be of different types.
Determination of slope on sites created by water level in a period of low, stable conductivity. For the whole of the river are common bias by averaging the slopes of its individual sections. Read more [...]
River. With the Northern Urals originate numerous deep rivers, which flows into the Caspian Sea, the Barents and Kara Seas. Major rivers flowing down from the western slope of the ridge, tributaries of the Kama Kosva, Yaiva, Visscher. On the western slope takes also the beginning of the largest river European North Pechora tributaries Uney, Ilych, and Podcherem Shchugorev. On the eastern slope of the drain North Sos'va and its left tributaries Toljan, Nyays, Magna, Yatriya and tributaries Tavda Lozvy, Vijay, Ivdel, Sos'va.
Most of the rivers of the mountainous area of Northern Urals typical Read more [...]
Pecher, the tackle-Chakhl mountain on the watershed ridge in the upper reaches of the Pechora River. On-Mansiysk this mountain called Peserya-the tackle-Sjahl slope or Peser, the tackle-Sjahl slope, ie "Mountain top in the Pechora" (Peserya, Peser - Pechora, the tackle - "top", "upper", Sjahl slope - "mountain"). Komi language - Pechora-Yıl-Out, ie "Mountain top in the Pechora River." This name, obviously, is a copy of the Mansi.
Elyum-Poot-Taim ETDF, the mountain on the eastern slope between the upper reaches of Luio-vylya and Cotilla, tributaries of the Great Sosva. Translated from the Mansi Read more [...]
With the ridges of the Subpolar Urals originate numerous deep river pools of the Kara and Barents seas. The main water artery of the Eastern slope of the polar Urals is river Lyapin, in the upper-called Golgoi, the largest left tributary of the Northern Sosva. Hulga is formed by the confluence of the rivers will Chimay and grow coarse, originating on the heights and 660 960 m above sea level. On leaving the mountains Lyapin (Hulga) flows in a South-westerly direction along the Eastern foot of the ridge on extensive Lapin depression. Most of the right tributaries Lyapina Babanu (East), Helmert, Read more [...]
1 According to the Northern Railway to Vorkuta (from Moscow to 2 days).
2 By train from Vorkuta (Art. Komsomolskaya) to the station. Halmer-U, 60 km (3 hours).
3 for the power supply from the station. Halmer-U to the river Kara, 36 km (1 day).
4 From the lake Kara-You oppression, and then along the south-eastern slope of the oche-Nyrda to Vodopadny creek, the creek glacier Boccia and Dolgushina and the creek lake district, 35 km (2 days).
5 From the Lake to Lake OECH-you climbing to the top of Netem Paix, 30 km (2 days).
6 From the oche-You Aleshkova glacier and through the watershed to the lake Read more [...]
When traveling in the mountains special equipment is used dependent on the nature of the terrain, meteorological criteria and tasks assigned to the intelligence division. Appropriate and timely use of equipment ensures the safety of scouts and increases movement speed. Items of special equipment are hammers, rifles, axes, rock and ice hooks, and most fundamental, the rope.• LinkClosed glaciers, steep snow and firn slopes, mountains, and other difficult to pass the relief areas in the Alpine zone, you can only move in tandem. The bundle usually consists of 2, 3 or 4 people. Huge bundles usually Read more [...]
• Application of insurance when driving unitsWhen moving units through some difficult parts of the route need not counting the common methods of insurance, to use some special methods in coordination with the character of this part of the route. With all of this must be provided by natural hazards and provide a training path in these areas.To prepare the way you will send the group an experienced fighter. The task of the group is exploration, choice and preparation of itson difficult sites. When the expulsion of a group provides sufficient time for the preliminary work on the road. The task group Read more [...]
The climate is sharply continental Polar Urals, harsh, with long cold winters and short, cool summers. Severity of the climate is mainly due to the geographical location of the northern edge and significantly high ridges. Significant influence as the meridional location ridges transverse to the direction of the prevailing winds major vlagonosnyh that accounts for the difference in the climatic conditions of the European and Asian part of the Urals, especially in the distribution of precipitation.
Winter with negative average daily temperatures and snow cover lasts an average of about 7 months in Read more [...]
Most often, the descent of avalanches happen during thaws and after snowfall.
• Pay attention to warning signs to be placed in places of avalanches. Try to take them early in the morning. Definitely bring electronic retrieval devices.
• Be attentive to the warnings about possible avalanches. Avoid risky to cross the slopes. If this cannot be avoided, then go through them one by one: the rest of the group will be able to help if the slope suddenly starts to slide.
• Be alert to the first signs of avalanches — these are the sounds of cracking Read more [...]
The most basic rule in the group - this movement must be personal and group that will be allowed to provide mutual aid participants on the route.To prevent separation of the group and misconduct. Any absence is likely to occur only with the permission of the instructor. Of course any group regardless of its size, must have experienced, perfectly cooked managing, owning authority.For competent rassredotochivaniya forces participants rate of movement and stop must match the level of preparedness and ability of participants to conditions of terrain and weather. You also need to observe the correct Read more [...]
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