Ayder is a yayla (summer resort) in Rize ProvinceTurkey. (The word yayla may also mean Alpine pasture.)

Ayder at 40°57′N 41°05′E is a typical yayla with no settled population; it hosts visitors during summers. The average altitude is 1,350 metres (4,430 ft). It is a part ofÇamlıhemşin district of Rize Province. The distance to Çamlıhemşin is 17 kilometres (11 mi) and to Rize is 88 kilometres (55 mi).

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