(Hiking to Kol-Tor lake)
We will pass Tokmok town and then after several turns, we will go towards the mountains. You are welcome to enjoy driving by picturesque meadows, where you can see peacefully grazing domestic animals and yurts. The gorge is becoming more and more picturesque.(удалить можно) The Kegety River with many tributaries flows along its bottom. The largest of them is the right tributary - Kol-Tor, which forms an independent very picturesque gorge. In the upper reaches of it, there is a lake located at an altitude of 2,725 meters with changing colors water depending on the weather and lighting, from pale turquoise to steel gray.
In the main Kegety Gorge you can admire the beautiful 20-meter waterfall, which is only 100 meters from the road. Its cold sparkling streams will refresh the most heated traveler. If you drive further along the road, then you will see the second major tributary of the Kegety River - At-Jailoo, located 11 kilometers from the forest district. The gorge of At-Jailoo forms a wonderful area, known for its now abandoned mines. There are many mammals, various species of birds, among which are predators such as falcons, golden eagles, gyrfalcons in the Kegety Gorge.
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