organized October 3, 1963 order of the Council of Ministers of the Russian Federation №4298-P in order to preserve and study the typical and unique ecological systems, genetic fund of living organisms, natural processes and phenomena.
The reserve area: 99 430 000 hectares (994.3 square kilometers)
The whole area of ??the reserve is occupied by human activity undisturbed mountain forests, mainly larch.
Base Reserve: Zeya town (district center, 26 thousand inhabitants).
The closest airport: g. Blagoveshchensk (500 km - a bus or train and bus).
The nearest railway station: Trans-Baikal Railway Tygda (100 km - bus).
The animal world of the reserve mainly with elements of Manchurian taiga and hunting-Manchurian fauna.
Of the hoofed animals to reserve typical red deer, elk, deer and musk deer. Kaban constantly lives are marked by individual visits.
Predators can be found most often representative of the weasel - Sable. Common brown bear, the wolf dwells permanently, although the number of its small. Found wolverine and lynx, rarely and only in the southern part of the reserve meets the fox. Recently, the coast of the rivers and reservoirs actively populate the American mink, otter and the meeting marked a raccoon dog. Occasionally the reserve attends the Amur tiger.
The birds , which marked about 230 species, the most common chicken. Here are common grouse, capercaillie and black grouse. The mountain tundra ptarmigan found in spruce - spruce grouse. Marked birds of prey - golden eagle, falcon, white-tailed eagle, eagle owl, long-tailed and Great Grey Owl, and others. In recent years, the reserve there are three osprey nest.
Tours in Zeya Reserve
Visit the routes in the reserve is subject to the registration of official badge only , accompanied by members of the reserve.
To make an application for a tour and more information, please call:
At present, the territory of the Zeya Nature Reserve are two tour routes:
The tourist route «Goltsy Tukuringra».
The characteristic of the route: The two-day hiking route length of 14 kilometers.
Season: All year round, preferably from March to November. In August, the route is closed.
A brief description of the route: First day: check the cordon «Kamenushka» 62 km from the town of Zeya; hiking trail with a rise of 6 km; Overnight at the cordon in the subalpine spruce. Second day: The Rise of the length of 1 kilometer of the dome ridge, viewing mountain tundra, the return to the mountain cordon rest, the descent to cordon «», Kamenushka leaving the city. For nonresident groups the opportunity to stay the night bus from the city of Blagoveshchensk (on Friday) and stop overnight in the guest rooms of the reserve. Check out the night bus on Sunday.
Physical training trippers: General physical training sightseers. Not recommended for people with heart disease because of the load while lifting up the hill. Groups of students over 12 years old are admitted under the guidance of a teacher, the person responsible.
The number of groups: During the summer, the optimum size of the group - up to 10 people. Max - up to 15 people. During the period of snow cover - up to 5 people.
Requirements for the stay: Making a pass. General regime rules remain on the territory of the reserve. Strict observance of fire safety rules.
The Dangers: obligatory vaccination against tick-borne encephalitis. Risk of injury on the slopes in wet weather. Strict compliance with the accompanying possible meeting with a predator.
Excursion and cognitive trail «twentieth».
The characteristic of the route: one-day hiking route length of 3 kilometers.
Seasonality: Year-round, preferably from March to November.
A brief description of the route: At the beginning of the route (19-kilometer road Zeya Gold Mountain) team shall be transported on a vehicle, commits a hike through the forest trail with access to cordon «twentieth», then returned to the city. The total duration of the tour of the city of Zeya and back 4-6 hours.
Physical training trippers: The route is designed for middle school auditorium and younger. Groups of any age, restrictions on physical training there. Groups of children allowed under the guidance of a teacher, the person responsible.
The number of groups: the optimum size of the group - up to 15 people. Max - up to 25 people.
The requirements for the stay: Making a pass. General regime rules remain on the territory of the reserve.
The Dangers: obligatory vaccination against tick-borne encephalitis. It is forbidden to travel on the route during the high winds.