Rafting on Yamal

Rafting on Yamal
Location
Yamal
Duration
12 days
Difficulty level
Age
18+
Length
300km
Group structure
8 people

40 km on foot

More than 250 km of rafting

12 days on the route

Start of the route--in Salekhard (Labytnangi). Return trip—from Vorkuta.

Hiking and rafting tour across the transpolar section of the Ural mountain range. Following the transfer from Labytnangi to a destination between two glacial lakes, Bol'shoye Shchuch'ye and Maloye Shchuch'ye, we shall reach Europe’s easternmost point. We shall proceed westward from there, towards the Kara river source. We shall follow the river on rafts from the Ural Mountains to the shore of the Arctic Ocean. Our trek will end at Ust-Kara settlement on the coast of the Kara Sea. We shall fly from there to Naryan-Mar.

40 km on foot

More than 250 km of rafting

12 days on the route

Start of the route--in Salekhard (Labytnangi). Return trip—from Vorkuta.

Route

Salehard Bolshoye Schuchye Lake Source of Kara River Kara River Ust-Kara Village Vorkuta