Mongolia: Reindeer Culture Hangs On in Far North

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Young boys catch and rope their favorite reindeer to harness up for a ride into the forest.

It’s late summer and a chill wind blows through a tiny nomad camp in northern Mongolia’s permafrost forest. Reindeer tied up outside the canvas tepees grunt and paw the ground. "It might snow.

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Pearly Jacob is a freelance journalist based in Ulaanbaatar.

Mongolia: Reindeer Culture Hangs On in Far North

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