Unusual lake

A small and unusual lake of karst origin located in Ukraine near the old Okonsk Manevitskyi district of Volyn region. For many decades in the center of a small lake with extremely clear water is two powerful sources that form on its surface the two bowl-shaped depressions. Okonsk sources of water are called "Volyn miracle". Interestingly, throughout the year, this extraordinary Lake does not change its temperature. it is 8 degrees Celsius above zero. In the great frost above of him always swirling steam. In winter you can watch the charming picture - steam envelops the extraordinary lake, and on the branches of trees and shrubs, which are a bit away from the lake formed truth miraculous masterpieces of nature by the frost.

A small and unusual lake of karst origin located in Ukraine near the old Okonsk Manevitskyi district of Volyn region

The powerful underground springs under great pressure emit about 200 liters of water per second. The peculiarity of the lake lies in the fact that the water is so pure that in it is trout. Trout is one of the whimsical fish, which can only exist in a perfectly clean environment.

This "miracle" of the nature is source of many legends among the local population. It is believed that with the help of water restores their strength Bogdan Khmelnitsky and Severin Nalivaiko.

Scientists eventually discovered the secret nature Okonsk lake, which is associated with limestone rocks, among which is located an unusual lake. The powerful underground springs on its way through an extraordinary lake, beat two fountain under great pressure. Deep water always have the same temperature and maintain it in the lake.

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