The Tsaatan (or Dukha) people have ridden and relied upon reindeer for generations. Originally, they came from Russia, not Mongolia. Fearing how the c...Read More
In the last diary entry, we described how we crossed the Taiga to find the Tsaatan (also known as Dukha) people in the forested hills neighbouring Sib...Read More
The Tsaatan, or Dukha as they self-identify, are a people of reindeer herders in Northern Mongolia who rely on reindeers to meet many of their basic n...Read More
When you travel large distances, the journey is just as much a part of the adventure. The journey going from Mörön to Tsagaan Nuur was no different an...Read More
How to Plan the Trip:
When booking independent travel to the Taiga, you should organize your trip through the TCVC, which is owned and operated by th...
Mörön (or Murun) is a small town in Northern Mongolia that Mongolians call a city and is home to an ancient site called Uushigin Uver and not much els...Read More
This article describes our journey from Ulanbaatar to Moron. If you want to skip reading about our morning debacle and how we organised it, skip to “T...Read More