Home  Around Baikal  Photo-report
Home
About Baikal
Special locations
Baikal photos
Around Baikal

Photo-report on a kayak trip around Lake Baikal

The Round-Baikal Railroad

Cape Baklany Cape Kirkirey

26th June, 3rd day out, 69 km from Irkutsk. Cape Baklany. First day on Baikal. The lake met us with a glorious calm.

27th June, 4th day out, 109 km. Cape Kirkirey. Still quite cold, so there are practically no tourists.

Cape Malaya Krutaya Guba Cape Shamanski

28th June, 5th day out, 127 km. View from Cape Malaya Krutaya Guba.

29th June, 6th day out, 147 km. Cape Shamansky. The southern end of Baikal. Enormouse numbers of tourists and no firewood.

The south-eastern coast of Baikal

Baikal and railroad Baikalsk Pulp and Paper Mill

29th June, 6th day out, 169 km. Railroaders defend from Lake Baikal.

30th June, 7th day out, 196 km. The Baikalsk Pulp and Paper Mill is hidden in mist, but the monument to suppressed nature is here on the shore.

Tan Bay Mamay Bay

1st July, 8th day out, 215 km. Tan Bay - still winter here.

1st July, 8th day out, 232 km. Mamay Bay and River Osinovka (on the right).

Sunset at Lake Baikal Sosnovka River

1st July, 8th day out, 247 km. Sunset at Lake Baikal.

2nd July, 9th day out, 247 km. View from camp at Sosnovka River and bay against.

Sunset at Baikal Misty and gale

2nd July, 9th day out, 292 km. Sunset at Lake Baikal.

3rd July, 10th day out, 325 km. Misty and gale at Lake Baikal.

Thrown nest Posolsky cloister

4th July, 11th day out, 379 km. The thrown nest of a herring gull at Karga peninsula.

5th July, 12th day out, 379 km. Posolsky cloister.

It's going to rain Karga Babyya islands

5th July, 12th day out, 383 km. It's going to rain.

6th July, 13th day out, 378 km. Circumventing the sandbanks near the Karga Babyya Islands.

The delta of the River Selenga

Selenga delta River Selenga

6th July, 13th day out, 391 km. Irises in the Selenga delta. Something like an hour was spent on the search for channels. We have begun the journey upstream.

7th July, 14th day out, 420 km. In the Lobanovsky channel. We will move down this channel to Baikal to the north of the Selenga delta.

Next: Part 2. The eastern coast from Proval Bay to Barguzine Bay



Home About Baikal Special locations Baikal photos Around Baikal

Copyright 2006-2017.
Conditions of using Magic Baikal information.
E-mail