Kari Lake / Kari lich - Mt. Aragats (Aragatsotn province, Armenia)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
N 40° 28.375 E 044° 10.978
38T E 430741 N 4480569
Quick Description: Pellucid and ice-cold sapphire, it is high-altitude Kari Lake (Kari lich), located under southern summit of Armenia' highest mountain Mt. Aragats in altitude 3190 m...
Location: Armenia
Date Posted: 11/6/2013 1:31:49 PM
Waymark Code: WMJE2Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member laranja
Views: 3

Long Description:

Pellucid and ice-cold sapphire, it is high-altitude Kari Lake (Kari lich), located under southern summit of Armenia' highest mountain Mt. Aragats in altitude 3190 m.

Kari lich (in translation: Stone Lake), which is formed by melting ice and snow, has a perimeter of 1 150 m and surface area 0.3 km². Kari Lish is source of Arkashen River. The lake is during summer easily accessible from Byurakan village by narrow asphalted road. On the eastern side of the lake there is a meteorological station and a small hotel with restaurant. The location is well known in Armenia and is also a favorite campsite for alpinists climbing Aragats.

Lake Type: Glacial lake

Coordinates location: southern lakeshore close to the parking area

Max. Length: 470 m

Max. Width: 340 m

Max. Depth: 9 m

Surface area: 0.3 km²

Parking / trail head: N 40° 28.373 W 044° 10.992

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