Nizhny Novgorod, Lake Svetloyarskoe: description, photo

In Nizhny Novgorod there is Lake Svetloyarskoe. You can find it right in the city, if you pass between the streets of Mokrousov, Gaugel and Svetloyarska. If we consider a more detailed location, the lake is in the Balakhna lowland.

Lower Novy Novgorod Light Lake

General characteristics of the reservoir

What can you tell about a beautiful pond,which is famous for Nizhny Novgorod? Lake Svetloyarskoe has anthropogenic origin. How did it come about? This is a rather interesting question. The reservoir appeared when materials for silicate production were mined in the quarry. They later went to the plant, which previously operated in the city of Nizhny Novgorod.

Lake Svetloyarskoe has a sandy beach, although in some places there is a muddy bottom. In one part of the reservoir you can see a small island, the size of only 50h50 m.

Svetloyarsky is used, as a rule, only insphere of tourism. Developed fishing and recreation. The popularity of the pond is supplemented by the fact that there is a green zone near it. Shipping at the state level is not developed, but there is an opportunity to ride on small-sized vehicles. They can be rented at the local boat station.


Svetloyarsky Lake is rich in crayfish, perch and pike,so you can talk about the purity of the pond. The water area, which is proud of Nizhny Novgorod - Lake Svetloyarskoe. It can be clarified that it is on the list of some of the cleanest reservoirs of this city.

Svetloyarskoe Lake Nizhny Novgorod Excursions


There are two beautiful beaches on the pond. Both meet the standards and meet all sanitary requirements. Next to each are shops, shops, kiosks. It is worth noting that the infrastructure is well developed in the city of Nizhny Novgorod. Lake Svetloyarskoe has to rest, has for this all the amenities. Beaches are equipped with all necessary and in demand. For children built playgrounds, there is also access to the water, where there is very little depth. There are seats for volleyball and mini-football.

The most favorite water body among tourists is Svetloyarskoe Lake (Nizhny Novgorod). Excursions, by the way, are held here often enough. The lake is located on the territory of the reserve with the same name.