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The Ichanga River: An Epic Kamchatka Fly Fishing Adventure

Traveler, writer and photographer Gary Christensen shares a story about his recent Kamchatka fly fishing trip on the Ichanga river.  Kamchatka, Russia Imagine a place where rainbow trout can exceed 30 inches and weigh over 15 pounds. The average catch regularly lands a 5 to 8 1/2 pound prize that often rivals a large Coho salmon. A fantasy land that …

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Путешествие на Аляску с Фёдором Морозом

Благодаря рейсу R3 509 авиакомпании “Якутия”, идея отправиться в путешествие на Аляску стало осуществима и спасибо всем тем людям, которые дают такую возможность. Комфортный самолет Боинг-737, приветливый персонал, которому, кстати, отдельное спасибо, очень быстро и тактично обслуживал всех пассажиров. Обо мне Меня зовут Фёдор Мороз. Я родился и живу на Камчатке уже 35 лет, люблю путешествовать по Камчатке и вообще …

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Road of Bones: Magadan-Yakutsk / Yakutsk-Magadan

This summer, Yakutia Airlines’ summer service from Anchorage to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky offers new opportunities to connect to Magadan (GDX). Weekly flights from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky to Magadan on Kamchatka Aviation Enterprise operate on Thursdays on Yakovlev Yak-40. Magadan is one of the world’s most isolated cities in the world. Consider exploring the famous Kolyma Highway that connects Magadan and Yakutsk, traversing the most desolate …

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From Kamchatka Explorer Magazine: Kamchatka’s Hot Springs

Second only to Kamchatka’s volcanoes for visitor attractions, are thermal springs finding their way to the surface from the bosom of the earth. The peninsula abounds in hundreds of springs, many are accessible, others more challenging to reach. Some springs are on the territory of nature reserves, while others are out of reach in the mountains. Here is described the …

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Transit Through Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Arriving in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky and planning to take a transfer flight? Find accommodation in and around Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky International Airport. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Airport Hotel Specifically designed to accommodate travelers in transit, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Airport Hotel offers a convenient location and rooms with simple & basic amenities. To book a room, contact 8 (415 31) 99-315 or hotel@airport-pkc.ru There are several hotels located not very far from …

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From Kamchatka Explorer Magazine: 14 Popular Tours in Kamchatka

1. Helicopter tours Helicopter tours in Kamchatka are available daily June through September (in flying weather). However, winter tours are also available, but they are group-operated only and depend on weather conditions. Frequent tours are offered to the Valley of Geysers and Kuril Lake. Tours to the Valley of Geysers are combined with tours to Uzon Volcano caldera, while tours …

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Explore Russia’s Ultimate Wilderness Destinations: Kamchatka and Yakutia

Explore Russia’s Ultimate Wilderness Destinations: Kamchatka and Yakutia Direct non-stop flights on Yakutia Airlines from Anchorage, Alaska This year, Russian air carrier Yakutia Airlines marks the 7th year of its Alaska – Russian Far East Air Service, offering direct service between Anchorage, Alaska and Yakutsk, Russia. The route to Yakutsk operates via established destination Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky on Russia’s Kamchatka peninsula. The …

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Америка становится ближе с авиакомпанией “Якутия”

ДАТА: 6 марта 2018г. КОНТАКТНОЕ ЛИЦО: Марк Дадли, Региональный директор, InterPacific Aviation and Marketing Inc. – Представительство авиакомпании “Якутия” в Северной Америке sales@airrussia.us, Тел: +1-206-443-1614 В июле 2018 года авиакомпания “Якутия” будет выполнять сезонные рейсы из Якутска и Петропавловска-Камчатского в Анкоридж, крупнейший город штата Аляски (США). Рейсы будут выполняться по понедельникам с 16 июля по 3 сентября на комфортабельном воздушнном …

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From Kamchatka Explorer Magazine: Sport in Kamchatka – From Surfing to Golf

Mountaineering in Kamchatka can be practiced by everyone – by inexperienced tourists and professional alpinists as mountains suitable for climbing are plentiful here, starting with “backyard” Kozelsky Volcano and finishing with the highest volcano in Eurasia – Kluchevskaya Sopka. Snowkiting is skiing with a kite. This leisure activity includes travel over snow valleys, high thrilling jumps, and freeride on relief. …