This strange site in Russia, kilometers away from the Kazakhstan border, features the phrase “Lenin is 100 years old” in Russian. It was created in 1970 by a local forester to celebrate Lenin’s 100th birthday. It is a grove of pine trees, 80 meters wide and over 500 meters long. Over a million of pines were used in the process. Here are a couple of surface-level shots:

 

Lenin is 100 Years Old: Surface View 1  Lenin is 100 Years Old: Surface View 2

 

Name: Lenin is 100 Years Old

Lat, Long: 54.468508,64.79668

Location: Kurgan Oblast’, Russia

 

Lenin is 100 Years Old, Kurgan Oblast', Russia

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