The lake Shaitan is situated in Kirov region in 39 km from city of Urzhum. It is a geological nature sanctuary of hydrogeological type. The unique phenomenon of the lake — the drifting islands on which small trees grow. The area of the lake — about 2 hectares, depth — to 12 m. The lake has correct oval form of sizes of 180 m by 240 m. Underground waters and an atmospheric precipitation feed the lake. The lake is a part of the natural wildlife area "Bushkovsky wood". Natives believe that in the lake lives an evil ghost and when he becomes angry — throws out water fountains up. Since ancient times fish in the Shaitan wasn't caught there, people were afraid to swim in this lake.