Excursion to the lake Zhukey from Borovoye -
Boat trip on Lake Zhukey, fishing -
Lake Zhukey (kaz. Jockey)-salty, there is no tourist infrastructure on the lake, so the lake is wild. A route from the Borovoe resort leads to the lake. There are fishing boats on the lake, local fishermen can be asked to take a boat ride on the lake. The lake is very beautiful and transparent, is part of the Borovoye Lakes and is a local landmark.
How to get there, visit -
Lake Zhukey is located on the territory of the Burabay (Borovoe) Natural Park. From Borovoye to Lake Zhukey, the distance will be 53 kilometers, you can get here by taxi, bus, or personal vehicle. The lake is located in a mountainous and wooded area between the towns of Shchuchinsk and Stepnyak, on the eastern slope of Mount Berkutty. The distance from the town of Stepnyak to the lake is 15 kilometers.
GPS coordinates: 52°53'35"N 70°34'59"E
Tourist Information -
Lake Zhukey, on the one hand, is surrounded by a beautiful sandy wild beach, here you can perfectly sunbathe in the sun, spend time and relax. There is no tourist infrastructure on the lake, the lake is absolutely wild, you can set up your own camp here, put up a tent and stay overnight. It is necessary to keep order on the lake, clean up the garbage after yourself. Lake area, 19.3 km2, length 5.5 km, width 4.6 km, depth 1.5-1.8 m. The west and south of the lake are steep, the rest of the shores are flat, gentle, the water in the lake is salty.
Lake Zhukey in Akmola region, Burabay Nature Park (Borovoe)