732 εμφανίσεις, 6 αποθηκεύσεις
κοντά στην περιοχή Brasla, Pārgaujas novads (Latvijas Republika)
Nokļūšana ar sabiedrisko transportu.
The primeval valley of Brasla starts at Straupe and ends where the river flows into Gauja. From Straupe to Brasla water reservoir its primeval valley reaches a depth of 15 m, while from there on to its mouth with Gauja (less affected section) stretches a “canyon” up to 30 m deep and 300 m wide. The deepest section of the primeval valley was shaped by the melting waters of a glacier 12,000 years ago. This is among the most beautiful river sections in Latvia, where the reddish and yellowish sandstone outcrops from Gauja suite
This hiking path "Rocks of the lower reaches of Brasla" covers section from Brasla water reservoir. At the lower reaches of the Pārgauja and Krimulda municipality borderline
river Brasla there is a 2 km long section with 12 sandstone outcrops which are all protected geological objects. This route is not marked.
Accessible by public transport.