Photo-report on a kayak trip around Lake Baikal

The eastern coast from Proval Bay to Barguzine Bay

Cape Tolsty
10th July, 17th day out, 488 km. Cape Tolsty in the distance.
Reefs
10th July, 17th day out, 513 km. It often the reefs stretches far out to Baikal.
Behind Cape Tolsty
10th July, 17th day out, 515 km. Baikal’s shore behind Cape Tolsty.
Baklaniy Island
10th July, 17th day out, 521 km. Baklaniy Island opposite the cape of the same name.
Cape Baklaniy
10th July, 17th day out, 521 km. Cape Baklaniy - one of the most beautiful places in this section of the coast.
Cape Baklaniy
10th July, 17th day out, 521 km. View from Cape Baklaniy towards the east.
Talanka Bay
10th July, 17th day out, 539 km. Talanka Bay.
Peschanka rivulet
10th July, 17th day out, 539 km. Peschanka rivulet at Talanka Bay.
Talanka Bay
11th July, 18th day out, 539 km. Talanka Bay. The footprint in the sand is not that of a human, but of a bear. The first bear footprint, later there will be lots of them.
Before Kika river
12th July, 18th day out, 553 km. Stop before Kika river.
Sandy beach
14th July, 21th day out, 574 km. Sandy beaches on the run up to the village of Turka.
Behind Turka village
14th July, 21th day out, 582 km. Baikal’s shore behind Turka village.
Behind Turka village
14th July, 21th day out, 582 km. Shore of lake Baikal behind Turka village.
Tonky Cape
14th July, 21th day out, 583 km. View towards Tonky Cape.
Listvenichny Island
15th July, 23rd day out, 606 km. Listvenichny Island.
Sunset
15th July, 22nd day out, 628 km. Sunset.
Before Cape Zeleony
16th July, 23rd day out, 663 km. In a bay before Cape Zeleony.
Barguzinsky Bay
16th July, 23rd day out, 669 km. Barguzinsky Bay. Evening afterglow over the Svyatoy Nos Peninsula.
Evening afterglow
16th July, 23rd day out, 669 km. Evening afterglow over the Svyatoy Nos Peninsula.
Barguzinsky Bay
17th July, 24th day out, 677 km. Barguzinsky Bay.
Barguzine
17th July, 24th day out, 681 km. View from the mouth of the River Barguzine towards the Svyatoy Nos Peninsula.
Barguzine Bay
18th July, 25th day out, 697 km. Barguzinsky Bay.
Myagkaya Karga Isthmus
18th July, 25th day out, 699 km. Barguzinsky Bay. View of Myagkaya Karga Isthmus from the sight tower.
Barguzinsky Bay
18th July, 25th day out, 699 km. View of shore of the Barguzinsky Bay from the sight tower.
Barguzine Bay
18th July, 25th day out, 697 km. Barguzine Bay and Svyatoy Nos from a lookout tower.
Kultuk Bay
18th July, 25th day out, 702 km. Kultuk Bay. The Peninsula joins the mainland at this point.

Next: Part 3. Svyatoy Nos Peninsula and Chivyrkuisky Bay