The Russian Federal Highway (M56 Kolyma Highway) connects Magadan and Yakutsk – actually, Nizhny Bestyakh on the eastern bank of Lena River at Yakutsk, where the coldest temperature ever recorded outside Antarctica was recorded.
The Trans-Caucasian highway, which links Russia with South Ossetia and Russia with Armenia, Georgia and other countries of the Caucasus region, is a mountain road that crosses the Greater Caucasus through the Roki Tunnel, connecting North Ossetia–Alania with South Ossetia and Russia with Georgia.
Ice road on the Lake Baikal, between the mainland and Khuzir, the main village of Olkhon island, located in the south of the Russian region of Siberia, between Irkutsk Oblast to the northwest and the Buryat Republic to the southeast.
M51 is a long federal highway in Siberia, Russia, part of the Baikal Highway, with a total length of 1496 km. This route starts in Tyumen and Chelyabinsk and ends in Novosibirsk. This route crosses through Kazakhstan.
The Lena River has an ice road on its surface for hundreds of kilometres during the winter. To cross the river, locals are forced to use ferryboats from June till October and ice roads in winter, officially from the midst of December till early April.