Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

A Russian photographer Alexander Popov went to Kazakhstan to see its nature and take photographs of wonderful Charyn Canyon and a local ski resort Chimbulak. Some of his works are presented below.

Nature of Kazakhstan

It’s nice to be at the resort in autumn.

Nature of Kazakhstan

It’s a classic view from the antimudflow dam.

Nature of Kazakhstan

In 2011 the skating rink “Medeo” underwent two hurricanes which fell 10 000 trees. 2 000 of Almaty citizens were subsequently cleaning the territory.

Nature of Kazakhstan

The mud flows into those holes and through the pit it flows into the canal.

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

Here you can see the Almaty TV tower.

Nature of Kazakhstan

Big Talgar Pass is at the height of 3200 meters (two miles). The ski resort is not open, there is no enough snow yet.

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

A wonderful lake is hidden between the mountains.

Nature of Kazakhstan

It’s a water intake of the Almaty HPP cascade.

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

This valley leads to Kirghizia.

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

And this is Charyn Сanyon.

Nature of Kazakhstan

The canyon stretches for 154 km (95 miles) along the river Charyn in Kazakhstan. It is not far from the border with China.

Nature of Kazakhstan

Это памятник природы, сложенный из осадочных пород, возраст которых составляет около 12 миллионов лет. Высота отвесных гор каньона достигает 150—300 м. Мне тут же захотелось повесить веревку и спуститься вниз.

This is a natural monument formed from sedimentary rocks, the age of which is about twelve million years. The height of vertical mountains of the canyon reaches 150-300 m (500-1000 ft).

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

It’s scary to be on those rocks, because it’s very windy.

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

This is a so-called valley of the Castles.

Nature of Kazakhstan

Nature of Kazakhstan

How long will it stand like this?

Nature of Kazakhstan

The canyon obtained its modern look only one million years ago.

Nature of Kazakhstan

Now you know what you can see if you find yourself in Kazakhstan.

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5 thoughts on “Nature of Kazakhstan”

    • American propaganda, that is all that separates good and evil. An we know America does not represent the good in any way.

      • I just categorize it in nice people and not nice people. There are nice americans, russians, brits etc and there are ppl who are not nice.

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