Lake Gerashaska (Dogyaska)

Gerashaska (another name is Dogyaska, Orati) is a high-altitude lake in the Ukrainian Carpathians, within the Rakhiv District of Transcarpathian Oblast. The lake lies at the bottom of the ice sheet, on the northeastern slope of Mount Dogyaska (1,761 m), in the Svidovets massif, at an altitude of 1,577 m above sea level.

Length — 125 m, width — 110 m, area — 1.2 ha, depth — up to 1.2 m. The hollow has the shape of an irregular rectangle. The northern banks are overgrown with sedge. It feeds mainly on snow waters. The water temperature in summer is low (in June +10 °C, +11 °C). There are few algae, microscopic crustaceans are the most common among the fauna.

Озеро Герашаська (Догяска)

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A brief overview

🗺 Location 48°16’12″N 24°9’55″E
💧 Maximum depth 1.2 m
🌊 Area of ​​the reservoir 1.35 hectares
🧭 Distance from Dragobrat 8.9 km
🚙 Road for Car, on foot
🏕 Stand with a tent Yes
🏡 Housing nearby Dragobrat
☕ Cafes and shops Dragobrat

How to get to Lake Dogyaska (Herashaska)

 Walking route

🔰 Start From Mount Troyaska
🚶 Walking distance 2.2 km
⬆ Rise from 1638 to 1757 m

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