Grands Reportages – Septembre 2002 – Kamtchatka


« Grands Reportages » – September 2002 issue – Kamtchatka. Every September in Siberia, the Arctic Toundra offers to travellers the multicolored show of a boreal autumn. But here, in Kamtchatka (Far East Russia), the permanent volcanic activity of the Peninsula adds on top of this vegetal mosaic, a supplement of unexpected colors. The only means of transportation available there are 6×6 trucks or helicopters. The article unveils such different regions as Central Kamtchatka, Uzon Caldeira, Tolbachik and Karimsky volcanoes areas.