Lake Issyk in July 2010
The lake is mostly famous for the way it was created (as a result of an ancient natural landslide damming a valley), destroyed (another natural landslide destroying that dam in 1963, with a subsequent flood damaging the city of Esik), and re-created (with human help).
- Panoramio - Photo of Lake Issyk
- At the top of the mountain, the view of Lake Issyk below and the surrounding mountains
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