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Lena Pillars Nature Park

Lena Pillars is the name given to a natural rock formation along the banks of the Lena River in far eastern Siberia. This unique ecological and tourism location was submitted as a World Heritage site in 2006. Lena Pillars National Park lies less than a day’s boat ride upriver (south) from the city of Yakutsk, the autonomous capital of the Sakha Republic.

Coordinates:

60° 56′ 54.4″ N, 125° 59′ 6.1″ E

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More Information:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lena_Pillars

http://www.nhpfund.org/nominations/lena_pillars.html

http://askyakutia.com/2009/12/is-there-an-ice-road-to-lena-pillars/

http://eyakutia.com/2010/12/skiing-expedition-lenapillars-lenariver-winter-yakutia-siberiarussia/

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