The River Vis is one of the most picturesque places in Russia
In the northern republic of Russia (Komi) there are a lot of rivers. The names of many of them were invented long ago by ancestors and have survived to the present day. One of them is the river Vis.
The word "vis" in the Komi language means "a channel connecting the lake and the river". The River Vis is located in the European part of the Russian Federation, in the Republic of Komi (Arkhangelsk region).
The sources of the reservoir are in the second largestrelict lake - Sindor. The mouth of the Wys is located 42 kilometers along the left bank of the river Yosser. The water artery is a tributary of Veslyany, which is located in a marshy area and passes through the taiga and low-lying meadows.
According to the water register of the Russian Federationthe river in Komi belongs to the Dvina-Pechora district, which appeared in 2006. The river basin of the river spreads from the Northern Dvina to the White Sea. The reservoir is located on Russian territory and occupies twenty-six kilometers in length. It has two tributaries - the Simva and Tobys. After the connection with the second, it is renamed to Ioseri.
The River Vis is a shallow pond that feedsfrom the lake. It slightly deviates in the hollow of glacial waters. The bed is sufficiently tortuous. The beaches, covered with numerous shrubs, are located quite low. In the waters of the Vis inhabits a lot of fish - roach, ruff, perch, pike. In winter, the river serves as a channel through which fish migrate from the lake to the largest rivers.
This waterway is also importanthistorical meaning. In the vicinity of the river, archaeologists found traces of settlements of primitive people. There is a version that in this place many years ago there was a prehistoric sea.
How to get there
Severe beauty of the nature of the North fascinatestourists coming here. People who visited the Republic of Komi understand that the nature of these places is really beautiful. A large number and species diversity of river fish attract fishermen.
You can get to the river Vis by the road "Syktyvkar"- Ukhta. "To get on the dirt road to the village of Sindor, next to which there is a picturesque pond, you need to think carefully about which car to choose for the trip, because of the frequent rains it is washed away, so it's better to stay on the variant of a car with high traffic. remember that the surrounding area is covered with swamps and marshlands.
Having sailed a few kilometers along the Wis, you can see the beautiful taiga lake Sindor, which journalist I. Shergin compares with a mirror. It beckons with its crystal water and coolness.