Kolyuchin was once home to a small Chukchi settlement called Kolyuchino. Prompted by the fall of the Soviet Union, the village then disbanded in 1987, leaving very little human influence behind.
Map of Kolyuchin Island
Trips that visit Kolyuchin Island
The allure of the mysterious Northeast Passage has captivated adventurers for centuries. This geographical odyssey from Anadyr to Murmansk traces the route of legendary Polar explorer Adolf Erik Nordenskiold, navigating narrow fjords, searching for unique wildlife, glimpsing into the past…