Glass caps over Kanozero rock carvings

An announcement has recently been made in Murmansk Vestnik about building glass cupolas over the rocks to prevent thousands of tourists from wearing them off. The photo is by Gennady Alexandrov of the Kandalaksha Tourist Information Center.

The Petroglyphs of Kanozero

kanozeroRock carvings (petroglyphs) have been discovered on the islands of Lake Kanozero, between Kandalaksha and Umba in 1997. No, not a mistake, in 1997. These Kanozero islands been declared a historic site, and a Petroglyph Museum was set up in Umba. The address is ul. Dzerzhinskogo street 36.

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