Olonets miracle. Kivach waterfall

28-02-2018, 23:11
It was in such distant times that no one now remembers. Two beauties of the river were born at one lake, and flowed, murmuring, playfully parallel to one another. With time becoming stronger and more beautiful, and soon they were already thinking how and where their suitors something worthy to find ...

Olonets miracle. Kivach waterfall

They went to distant lands, beyond lakes, forests and mountains. The eldest was wiser, more sensible, but she loved to sleep, sometimes before dinner, they called her Son-river, or Suna, and the younger, Shuya, was bright and playful, playful. One dark evening, when the night suddenly flopped down on the Karelian land, rivers decided to make a halt. Suna is conveniently located in a hollow and fell asleep. Shuya, for a long time, tossed from the riverbed to the bed, and something like a nap an hour ...

Olonets miracle. Kivach waterfall

... left Suna and rushed ahead of her sister in search of her sea. Suna woke up at lunchtime, looking at Shuya, no, Suna became angry at Shuya for treason and rushed to catch up without choosing a channel ...

Olonets miracle. Kivach waterfall

The forests are dense, rocks, there was no barrier for Suna ... But now she became she seems to catch up with Shuya and hears her floods laughing, jumped out she was around the corner, but again she saw rocks. Catching her breath gathered forces and pushed them ...

Olonets miracle. Kivach waterfall

But Shuya was not there ... Having sadly jumped off from 4 steps, Suna retired to a dark dense forest ...

Olonets miracle. Kivach waterfall

Such is the legend of the Kivach waterfall.
The Kivach waterfall is one of the pearls of Karelia and occupies the 2nd the height of the fall place in Europe among the flat waterfalls, second only Rhine. The height of the water fall on the 4 steps of 10.4 meters.

Olonets miracle. Kivach waterfall

Been here and sovereign Alexander II. To his reception here carefully prepared, and created several small architectural forms: an overview pad, with a drawing of the Rhine, floating bridge on Suna, gazebo. Sovereign I liked it here, and he deigned to have dinner, lingering for an hour, well see the affairs of the sovereign urgent. And I have not enough hours here.

Olonets miracle. Kivach waterfall

Now Kivach is not the same as in the glorious imperial times, then a pillar of dust from the turbulent waters was such that even hide under an umbrella.


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