MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
12 October 2021, 09:00
Photo by M. Denisov. Mos.ru
We will tell you where to meet rare birds and find an observation deck.
Mospriroda has made seven routes that are best suited for autumn walks. In the natural areas of the city, ecological paths have been laid, passing near the most picturesque places. Through information stands, you can find out what animals, plants and natural objects are found in the nature park.
Historical and ecological trail of the natural-historical park “Bitsevsky forest”
Start: Novoyasenevsky blind alley, building 1, building 2
Length: 2.4 kilometers
The route runs through deciduous, birch and coniferous forests. Visitors will see cultural and historical monuments, a spring and a pond excavated in 1968. At the beginning of the trail there are enclosures with animals. In total in the park you can see more than 100 species of animals and birds, about 600 species of plants. There is also a pharmacy garden here.
Eco-route “Bitsa River Valley”
Start: along the left bank of the Bitsa River (coordinates: 55.584208, 37.546483)
Length: 600 meters
The route is laid along the left bank of the Bitsa River, past a boggy floodplain, a swamp, a natural monument “Old fir forest in Znamenskoye-Sadki”. Visitors will get acquainted with the ecosystem of the rivers, their flora and fauna. There is also a black alder forest and a lowland swamp.
Eco trail in the natural and historical park “Kuzminki-Lyublino”
Start: entrance to the eco-trail in the forest (coordinates 55.685969, 37.810547)
Length: 3.1 kilometers
This route can be accessed by entering a remote part of the forest park. Visitors along the way will come across birches, pines, mountain ash, black alder groves. From animals you can see a mole, a weasel, a fox. For the smallest children there is a special clearing with height meters depicting life-size animals and birds.
Eco trail “Near Lake Bezdonnoye” in Serebryany Bor
Start: Tamanskaya Street, 35, Building 2
Length: 1.2 kilometers
All comers will pass by pine trees, Lake Bezdonnoye, Kopan pond and the largest reed swamp in Moscow. An observation deck is equipped on the territory – from here it is very convenient to observe birds, among which there are crested ducks and yellows – the largest woodpecker in Russia.
Eco trail “In harmony with nature” in Serebryany Bor
The beginning of the trail: near Lake Bezdonnoye
Length: 5.5 kilometers
To go through the entire Serebryany Bor, you can use the trail “In harmony with nature”, which runs past the bays of Lake Bezdonnoye, through a protected forest, pine forests and edges. Visitors will meet pine, larch, willow, birch and oak trees along the way. There is a playground for children.
Eco trail “At the source of rivers” in the landscape reserve “Teply Stan”
The beginning of the trail: Teply Stan street, opposite house 7
Length: 4.2 kilometers
This route consists of 11 sections with stopovers, including ravines, the Kholodny spring, and so on. Information stands are installed here, thanks to which you can learn about the flora and fauna of the natural area. From animals here you can find squirrel, ermine, weasel.
Eco trail in the natural-historical park “Tushinsky”
Start: Vilisa Latsis street, house 14 (near the playground)
Length: 2.3 kilometers
People with limited mobility will be most comfortable on the eco trail in the Aleshkinsky forest. It is inhabited by grosbeaks, brown hares and other birds and animals. There is a play area for children.
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