Bolshoy Ik River

History of the Bolshoi Ik ( Бол. Ик ) in the catchment area of the Ural

The Bolshoi Ik (Russian Большой Ик; Bashkir Оло Эйек ) is a right tributary of the Sakmara in Bashkortostan and in the Orenburg Oblast in Russia.

The Bolshoi Ik rises on the western slopes of the Southern Urals in Bashkortostan. He initially flows to the west, then turns south, reached the Orenburg Oblast and flows after 341 km on the Sakmara. The Bolshoi Ik drains an area of ​​7670 km ². The river is mainly fed by snowmelt.