About the Park
Kenozero National Park is a specially protected natural area, and an outstanding example of a Northern European cultural landscape. Here, among the dense forests and marshes, man and nature continue to coexist harmoniously, preserving the unique features of the archetypal Russian way of life, its culture and traditions.
Location of the Kenozersky National Park, the status of the territory, a brief description of the natural and cultural complex of Kenozerye.
Chronicle of the most important events, initiatives, achievements of the Kenozero National Park since 1991.
Snippets of highlights from the life of Kenozero National Park, interviews with employees, residents and friends of Kenozero, photo stories, new projects in each issue of the newspaper.
In this section you can see photos and videos from the most interesting moments of the park's life
History of Kenozero
The history of the development of Kenozerye since ancient times, the Slavic settlement and the life of monasteries.
The cultural landscapes of the Kenozero National Park define its unique value as an object of cultural and natural heritage of federal and world significance.
The formation of modern marshes in the north of Europe began with the retreat of the glaciers about 10 thousand years ago. This process is actively continuing today.
The territory of the Park itself is covered by three-quarters of the forest taiga vegetation.
Rivers and lakes
The total area of water bodies is 20.3 thousand hectares, which makes 14.4% of the territory of the national park.
Unique natural objects
The watershed of two oceans, the canyon of the Porzhenka River, ship groves, the lake-channel system of 12 lakes