The fascinating places of the Urals – Road.Travel

The fascinating places of the Urals

Road Trip Route. The Rocks Damn Castle, Snowmobile ride, Galka quarry, Sloboda Stone, St. George's Stone, Deer brooks, Ski Complex.

A rich and very exciting two-day trip to the most amazing places of the Urals awaits you. You will drive a snowmobile to the picturesque rocks, learn their secrets and legends, visit stone quarries, walk along the rocky banks of the Sergi River and explore the caves, see Sloboda and St. George's Stones, and at the end of the trip you will find real adrenaline in the ski resort. To make your journey comfortable, take comfortable clothes and shoes with you!

🎅 Winter Trips, Uninhabited Nature, Active Leisure. From: Yekaterinburg

Eugenia Laputina. Traveller.

Travel Itinerary and Road Trip Route

Day 1: Pits and rocks

The first day of the route starts with picturesque rocks, then we will go exploring 2 beautiful quarries.

Yekaterinburg

Gazpromneft filling station #73

The journey begins! For a smooth trip, we recommend stopping at a gas station - fill a full tank of quality fuel, pump up the tires, buy aromatic coffee and snacks on the road.

KVADRAT196

We'll start the day with snowmobile rides! There are several routes to choose from. One of the most interesting routes is the route to the mysterious and picturesque rocks of Devil's Town. We will get bright and unforgettable emotions! Snowmobile rental is open daily from 10 to 20. Snowmobiles should be booked in advance. Routes and phone numbers for booking are available [on site](https://kvadrat196.ru/prokat-snegohodov/).

Parking

You can leave your car here and walk to your career.

Career

Let's touch the beautiful thing and visit the quarry. We will take a walk, enjoy the views and take beautiful pictures for your memory!

Sushi Fresh

We're going to a cafe for lunch. The menu includes rolls, sushi, pizza, salads and desserts. Pleasant atmosphere, friendly staff!

Galka quarry

We'll visit another flooded stone quarry with turquoise water. It is an ideal place to relax, walk, enjoy the scenery and recharge the energy of nature. It's beautiful both in winter and summer!

Dumpling

We're going to the dumpling room for dinner. Here you can taste handmade dumplings, with natural meat or fish, and the menu also includes dumplings, various salads and pastries.

Day 2: Ural Natural Monuments

The second day will begin with a visit to the most picturesque places in the vicinity of the village Sloboda, where we will enjoy the Ural nature, then we will go to a very beautiful park, and then we will go to relax in the ski complex.

Sloboda Stone

The day will begin with a visit to another very beautiful natural monument, where rare species of rock flora can be found. At the top of the rock you can find several pines, and below the river flows. Let's walk, enjoy the nature and the Ural expanses!

The Rocks of St. George's Stone

Not far from the Sloboda Stone is the St. George's Stone. The rock is also a natural monument. In 1880s the artist A.K. Denisov-Uralsky visited the rock and inspired by the beauty of local landscapes he painted "St. George's Stone". Mountaineers love to be here, and in winter there are competitions on ice climbing.

Café "Forest Cuisine"

We'll stop for lunch at the cafe. Here you can taste borscht, goulash, roast, pilaf, dumplings and other dishes, and then have a warming tea with local herbs.

Оленьи Ручьи

Two-hour hiking in the park Oleniye Ruchy awaits you! There are several trails in the park. The most popular route is about 6 km long, during which you can explore caves and climb rocks. The area is rich in flora and fauna. Here you can see a fox, and if you are lucky, a deer. If you want to have even more fun in the park, you can take a guide. For more information about excursions, visit [the park's website](http://olen.ur.ru/servandprice).

ГЛК Гора Волчиха

Winter is not a winter without slides, fun and adrenaline! That is why we will spend the rest of the day at the ski resort. The complex has several slopes of varying difficulty for both beginners and professionals. Here you can go skiing, snowboarding, tubing. Ride and have fun! More details about the work of the complex can be found [on site](http://www.volchixa.ru).

Café

We'll finish our journey with a dinner in a cafe on the complex's premises. The menu has everything you need for a tasty and nourishing meal: salads, side dishes, meat and fish.

Yekaterinburg