Lake of Heaven

  • Lake of Heaven - © Copyright William Mackesy
  • Lake of Heaven - © Copyright William Mackesy
  • Lake of Heaven - © Copyright William Mackesy
  • Lake of Heaven - © Copyright William Mackesy
  • Lake of Heaven - © Copyright William Mackesy

Key information: Lake of Heaven

    • A famously beautiful lake high in the Tian Shan (Mountains of Heaven) in China's far north-west.
      • Walk beside the lake to its head, then cut off up side valleys into beautiful pastures and forests beneath crag and cliff.
        • ANYONE GOT ANY GOOD PHOTOS? WE WOULD BE DELIGHTED TO POST THEM!

Walkopedia rating

  • Walkopedia rating83
  • Beauty32
  • Natural interest14
  • Human interest10
  • Charisma28
  • Negative points1
  • Total rating83

Vital Statistics

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  • Level of Difficulty: Variable

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Lake of Heaven - © Copyright William Mackesy

WALK SUMMARY


WILLIAM MACKESY'S ACCOUNT
of this walk

BRAWLING AT THE HEAVENLY LAKE, TIANSHAN, CHINA  (April 2000)

We lie against a rock, paying silent homage to a view we have been anticipating for years. In front of us Tian Chi, the.....

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Lake of Heaven - ©Copyright William Mackesy

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