Blue Lake, Imotski

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Blue Lake is a karst lake located near Imotski in southern Croatia. Like the nearby Red Lake, it lies in a deep sinkhole possibly formed by the collapse of an enormous underground cave. The total depth from the upper rim is around 220 meters, while water depth varies with season. In spring, when the snow from surrounding mountains melts, it can reach 90 m, and in 1914 it reached 114 m, overflowing the southern rim. The lake is a popular destination for hiking and sight-seeing.Maximum dimensions of the lake are around 800×500 m, but they significantly vary due to big changes in the water level. At the end of the summer the lake may completely disappear.In 1907 a road was built descending to the lake. In 1942, an earthquake caused a large landfall resulting in reduction of the lake's depth.
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  • A Lake throughout the year bills with a water depth of over 100 meters and to 0. During our visit, we could go all the way down to the bottom of the Lake. Stairs and paths make this possible when the water is gone.
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  • At the exit of the village the gd brother of Red with a pretty pt walking trail that descends to the level of the Lake.
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  • Is very beautiful view from above breath takingly beautiful that everyone must see man can also bathe in this Lake only to village needs come to man fixed boots and with small children, this is not recommended there which goes away after below 1 km long but not directly up to the Lake the away e is sooner then if man to the Lake wants and wants to bathe dord then must man quite steeply to below klätern stone that is on the very very hard and also gefärlich because man can runterfalen, so with small children I would not recommend maximum up to the end away except the for Since entrance must be man pay not much, I know not so exactly how much
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  • Sinkhole (sink hole) is a hole in the center of the city literally infused sunk met the road is terrible, but met in sink hole is just wonderful. The world's third biggest red rake hike for Blu-ray at this most key for Croatia. E B S ' continued on foot, ' I could see the scene at the moment facing the stunning can't forget a sense of the thrill of experiencing. From the mountains of Bosnia and Herzegovina occurred in the melted snow flows and once this fall to the Lake's water is gone and the village people football tournament takes place. However, even with this as a huge money 10kn a beautiful Lake where you can enjoy freedom from the residents of the neighborhood were broken. (Free admission to your Overdrive, residents may have been 😎) in casual swim not NAP and eat food dance well preserved and deserved the people's expression in this.
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  • Unfortunately, the Lake is without water
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