Photo-report on a kayak trip around Lake Baikal

From River Bolshoi Chivyrkui to the southern borders of the Barguzine Nature Reserve

Chivyrkuisky Bay
23rd July, 30th day out, 901 km. The northern Cape in the Chivyrkuisky Bay.
Sheer cliffs
24th July, 31st day out, 908 km. Sheer cliffs to the north of the River Bolshoi Chivyrkui. A ridge of sheer cliffs stretch for 15 kilometres, now and then broken by river valleys.
Cliffs
24th July, 31st day out, 912 km. Cliffs to the north of Kedrovaya River keeps gloomy.
Rock-elephant
24th July, 31st day out, 915 km. Rock-elephant. Svyatoy Nos Peninsula in the distance.
Malaya Cheremshana River
24th July, 31st day out, 918 km. Valley of Malaya Cheremshana River.
Malaya Cheremshana
24th July, 31st day out, 919 km. At the River Malaya Cheremshana. The Svyatoi Nos Peninsular can be seen on the horizon.
Elephant
25th July, 32nd day out, 920 km. Rock-elephant. There are two such in these parts.
Cape Razbor
25th July, 32nd day out, 935 km. On Cape Razbor.

Barguzine Nature Reserve

Sosnovka Bay
25th July, 32nd day out, 938 km. In the southern part of Sosnovka Bay. Everywhere bear prints on the shore.
River Shumilikha
25th July, 32nd day out, 941 km. River Shumilikha.
Memorial tablet
26th July, 33nd day out, 945 km. The memorial tablet at south boundary of Barguzinsky Nature Reserve (Sosnovka Bay).
River Tarkulik
26th July, 33rd day out, 958 km. River Tarkulik.
Foot-bridge
26th July, 33rd day out, 958 km. Foot-bridge over the river Tarkulik.
Davsha
27th July, 34th day out, 972 km. The village of Davsha in the bay of the same name. Forest fires in the Barguzine Nature Reserve are spotted with the help of this aircraft.
Nemnyanda Cape
27th July, 34th day out, 973 km. The Nemnyanda Cape. Halfway along the Baikal`s shore.
Barguzine Nature Reserve
27th July, 34th day out, 993 km. Barguzine Nature Reserve.
Irinda River
28th July, 35th day out, 1033 km. The Irinda River.
Irinda Bay
28th July, 35th day out, 1034 km. In Irinda Bay.
Cape Maloe Pongonye
28th July, 35th day out, 1043 km. Cape Maloe Pongonye haloed by the fog.
Bolshoy Amnundakan Bay
29th July, 36th day out, 1055 km. In the Bolshoy Amnundakan Bay.

Next: Part 5. The eastern coast from River Shegnanda to Cape Nemnyanka