Yakutia village of Tyungyulyu on the Kolyma Highway covered by snow in winter, Russian Far East
The Kolyma Highway, Russian Far East, Russia; February 20, 2020; Originally built by prisoners using hand tools in the 1930s, the Kolyma Highway represents the unification of two road systems, one stretching east from Yakutsk, the other north and west from the sea port of Magadan. The road condition is best in winter, when it is made of ice. During winter the temperature is rarely warmer than -30C. Using The Kolyma Highway, you can explore the Russian Far East and see lots of mines, wilderness, bears, moose, squirrels and abandoned cities.