‘Cold Conquerors’ participants reach Tompon region of Yakutia
International tourist project participant tells about the first day of expedition
Yakutia 24 TV channel: On the expedition first day, the project participants reached Teplyi Kluch village in Tompon region.
We recall that the project purpose is the measurement of the lowest temperatures in Oymyakon and Verkhoyansk regions for two weeks.
“We’ve arrived well, without any incidents. We stayed in Churapchy, filmed local “walruses” who swam there. Now we are in Teplyi Kluch, we spend a night here and leave early tomorrow morning: some will go along the winter road to Verkhoyansk district, others will go along the Kolyma federal highway to Oymyakon district,” says the author and project manager Vyacheslav Ipatiev.
He tells that everyone’s in good health, some been very impressed by what they saw.
According to Vyacheslav Ipatiev, they will spend one more day on the road, then they will set up a camp and install a satellite plate.