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Baltyr-Beshik lake.

Travel on mountain lakes of Kyrgyzstan.

«A lake is the landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature»

Henry David Thoreau.

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Baltyr-Beshik closed lake is located at height of 3700 meters above sea level. Is on border Central and Southern Tien-Shan. It is located in a flat and wide valley between file Ak-Shyirak and northern slopes of ridge Borkoldoi.
The area of lake of 1,12 kilometers square, the area of a reservoir of 8,2 kilometers square, depth of 4 meters. Water merges from lake a filtration through moraine. Small streams run Into lake, the lake incorporates a underground tunnel to following lake of the smaller size (0,14 kilometers square) the stream from which follows in the river Tezlev, inflow Polok-Kypshagai, one of the rivers Ak-Shyirak.
The hollow of lake Baltyr-Beshik was formed during powerful moraine adjournment of an ancient glacier. The level of lake varies within a year, is maximal - in the summer, minimal - in the winter. Freezes in October, it is opened in May.

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Authority:
The Guidebook across Kyrgyzstan. "Kirghizia". Publishing house "Idea". G.Moskva. 1970.

Photos by
Alexander Petrov.