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Canyon Temirlik in Kazakhstan.

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The river and canyons Temirlik are in 193 kilometers from Almaty on border of the Uigur and Enbekshi-Kazakh areas of Almaty region. River Temerlik last large inflow of the river Charyn. Sources of the river Temirlik, small river Komirsha and Zhanakarasay flow down from a northern slope of the ridge Ketmen (Uzunkara).
As well as the main river Charyn, the river Temirlik to be divided into three canyons, equal extent. The first canyon of the river to be to the foothill valley of the ridge Uzynkara, from where the beginning the river Temirlik. The canyon was stretched on 11 kilometers.
A canyon with strong rocky breeds, width of a canyon reaches 200 meters, depth - about 50 meters. At the bottom of a canyon, along the river the ash tree (fraxinus), here a shadow and a cool in hot day grows. The middle part of the river Temirlik is presented by a canyon wide to 1, 5 kilometers and gorge up to 160 meters in depth. Its extent too 11 km.
It is surprising that this part of a canyon differs from other places of a canyon. River Temerlik water smoothly flows the waters under numerous trees and bushes of a red barberry along picturesque green glades. The real oasis in the hot semi-desert.
Further the river in a shadow of trees promptly flows waters through a small rocky canyon and again comes to open spaces of a wide canyon. It is possible to arrive to an average canyon from the bridge through the river Temirlik, to the natural boundary Sarykamys, having turned up the gorge on the dirt road.
Further the most interesting part of a canyon begins. Water, for millions of years, cut through a deep and narrow canyon in sedimentary breeds. Forms of the formed relief remind "The valley of locks". Huge advantage of this part of a canyon before other sights of the river Charyn is existence of a dense green thicket and the Asiatic poplar (Populus diversifolia) thickets creating a comfortable microclimate at the bottom of a canyon.
In a canyon it is possible to walk on the left side of a canyon and from right. To arrive to a canyon on the left side it is necessary to turn off road in the village Aksay and on the dirt road to go to the North on the right road.
In a canyon it is possible to go down on the bad dirt road. It is possible to arrive to the most lower part of a canyon also from the right coast. For this purpose it is necessary on Road R-24 it will be transported through the river Temirlik on the right coast and the road to climb before departure from a canyon.
Having left a canyon it is necessary to turn on the left at once and on the dirt road to go about 8 km. It is possible to go down from this place on foot in a canyon.

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Alexander Petrov.