Geyser Lake (other names Blue and Silver) located on the territory of Ulagan district, 7 km from the village Aktas, opposite the base of rest “Barter”.
The lake is unique to the Mountain Altai, and, perhaps, for the Altay in General. Despite its quite large size Blue lake is very beautiful.
It’s a beautiful and amazing lake is unique to the Altai, as it is still unknown how it was formed. The lake water is crystal clear, has the color blue and never freezes, its surface has circles that periodically change its shape.
Water all the year round crystal blue. The lake is so transparent that when the fish swims, a feeling that the top fin it sails over the surface.
The depth of the lake is about two meters, a diameter of about 25-30 meters. In the lake flows quite a large stream. Geyser lake one of a kind – of rare beauty, clean, non-freezing even in winter.
On the mirror of the lake, you notice stains rounded or oval shape, which is essentially just a reflection of the processes occurring on the lake bottom. Its bottom is covered with sandy-clay mixture gray-blue color. There, in the mysterious depths, from time to time come to life “geysers”, throwing to the surface a mixture of bluish clay and sand that form at the bottom of the lake visible concentric Continue reading