On the territory of the reserve and the adjacent territory are monuments of different archaeological cultures. For the oldest of them belong settlement enclave Terneisky Ustinovskii culture (Mesolithic) (8-7 millennium BC. E.). The settlement is located in the middle reaches of the taiga rivers. The second oldest settlement Blagodatnoe located on the terrace, 600 meters from the sea and belongs to Lidovsky culture (era paleometal) (end of the second and beginning of the first millennium BC. E.). The art of riding the river basin situated settlement: Kunaleyskoe, Red Lake and Celestial related to medieval monuments moheskoy, Bohai and the Jurchen culture (the first and the beginning of the second millennium BC..), As well as the fortress and medieval villages and settlements of 19-20 centuries.
The major rivers within the reserve: Taiga (the length of the territory of the reserve 35 km) Serebryanka (60.5 km), Dzhigitovka (37.5 km), flowing into the Sea of Japan, Colombia (58.7 km) - inflow Most Ussurka river (Amur river basin). This mountain and foothill rivers, they become very shallow, shallow ducts completely dry up during the dry periods of the year. The rivers are fast, with frequent rapids, and sometimes with waterfalls. The water is clear and cold.
The reserve is located in the central part of the Sikhote-Alin mountain extensive facilities, stretched along the Japan Sea coast from the Ussuri Bay in the south to the mouth of the Amur River in the north. Sikhote-Alin mountain range along its entire length, especially in the central part, is composed of numerous, complex overlapping mountain ridges and hills with an average height of 800 m mountains above sea level.
The maximum height above sea level - 1598 m, Mount Glukhomanka.
The reserve has two sites Sea of Japan: in the south of the mouth of the river to the mouth B. Inokov third key, and in the north of Cape Firstborn (1.5 km to the north) to the mouth of the Ombudsman key. Little Bay is usually wide (up to 2 km) from the open sea and shallow (3km) stretch out into the land (Bay Djigit).
Vacation ecological route «Blagodatnoye Lake - Bay Comfortable»
The tour provides an excellent opportunity to watch the waterfowl, especially during autumn and spring migration.
Lake Blagodatnoe - one of the largest lakes of lagoon, which It is a beautiful bowl, surrounded by mountains. From the sea separates the lake is only a narrow pebble beach, which is washed away in the storm waves, and the lake at some time in communication with the sea.
The dense shrubs and grasses on the banks of the lake, woods on the slopes of the mountains - this is the place of nesting many bird species. In the fall and spring on the lake rest and feed thousands of migratory birds, including species listed in the Red Book.
In the area of Lake You can see traces of wild animals: elk, wild boar, roe deer, they go to the lake in the morning and evening hours.
In the oak forests are found traces of life fox, badger, raccoon dog. Steppified meadow create a pink and green carpet flowering plants: thyme Terneisky, Festuca, edelweiss Palibino, etc..
From the high terraces, between the lake and the sea, where traces of human settlements, panoramic view of the entire lake and the lagoon.
The trail is designed for visitors of 10 years, as well as experts, botanists, ornithologists, biologists and so on. N.
The method of transportation: on foot.
The total length of the route: 3.5 km.
Duration: 2-3 hours.
Vacation ecological route «North Cape»
The tour introduces the life spotted seal spotted seal (Phoca largha Pallas). The rookery is located on the cliffs of the North Cape. Seals are held here all year round, and during the summer feeding grounds, and during the autumn and winter migrations, accumulated up to 400 seals on the rocks.
Here, the land is the territory of the reserve and the adjacent marine area - the security zone of the reserve.
The route begins from the terrace above the floodplain of the stream dry key where salmon come to spawn fish. Then it passes through the forest and meadow. Tourists will be able to see the Manchurian walnut, alder, ash, maple. Spring bloom profusely violet, marigold Forest. In summer, cow parsnip, Dahurian hellebore.
Throughout the site there are traces of life paths of wild boars, spotted deer, red deer, hares, deer, bear and tiger footprints.
So the trail to the observation deck, where tourists can watch the birds and seals. Rookery of seals at Cape North is one of the few places in the Sea of Japan coast, where going to a large number of these marine animals.
The method of transportation: on foot - through the forest, meadow and back to the sea shore. The total length of the route: 4.8 km. Estimated travel time: 4-5 hours.