Frozen Lake Baikal in Siberia

Frozen Lake Baikal in Siberia

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia. The deepest lake in the world, reaching 1,642 m (5,387 ft) depth, becomes a gorgeous spot when is frozen.

The freshwater lake is also one of the oldest lakes in the world: at least 25 million years old! The lake also contains about 20% of the world’s unfrozen fresh water. These pictures are made during the cold season and depict amazing ice engravings.

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Photo by Danil Korzonov

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