Ski touring & freeride program in Uzbekistan

Ski touring & freeride program in Uzbekistan. Sketch itinerary winter/spring 2023-2024

Contact information
https://t.me/ClimberCA – telegram
+7966 065-53-44 – whatsapp/viber
e-mail: your@climberca.com

Chimgan-Beldersay is the main skiing area in Uzbekistan, which is located in the mountains of Western Tien-Shan (90 km far from Tashkent).  The most interesting areas for ski touring are situated between 2000-2500 m.

Sketch itinerary winter/spring 2023-2024

Day 01. Arrival in Tashkent. Meeting at the airport, transfer in Chimgan. Arrangements with an accommodation. If the time allows – ski-slopes of Chimgan. The length of the chair lift road in Chimgan – 800 m. Overfall of heights – 385 m. Chimgan has several routes and type of complexities, a ski-track for beginning skiers, extended up to 1500 m. The ski-track for slalom is extended up to 900 m and equipped with chair lift and classified as a “red” track of mid level difficulty.

Day 02. Acquaintance with the area, an ascent to the Western Ridge of Chimgan, and then descent downwards, vertical drop – 600 m. Start at height of 2350 m. It will be possible to do it two times during the day. Return by car to hotel.

Day 03. Transfer in Amirsay. The highest point is 2275 m . The lowest point is 1630 m..The area of the resort is 900+ hectares. Trails – 11.
Lifting system of 5 lifts (gondola, chair, travelator). Ski-tracks of Amirsoy basically are intended for skilled mountain skiers, but there are also good conditions for beginners. The peculiarity of local climate creates extreme temperatures and plentiful snowfalls which promote a high-quality snow cover. Descents are carried out from mountain Maygashkan, which slopes in area of skiing have smoothed relief (steepness up to 30 degrees) without deep gorges and canyons. Archa and the deciduous woods grow on slopes alternating with open glades. Ski-slopes for mass riding are laid out along the lifts. There are also opportunities for free descents. Width of slopes for free descents up to 1 km, length of descents up to 5 km.

Day 05. Ascent to the Kizildjar mount and then descent to Chimgan. Night in hotel.

Day 06. Ascent to the Smaller Chimgan peak and then descent towards the Charvak Lake. (Or, subject to the snow conditions, repeat the most exciting element of previous days). Night in hotel.

Day 07. Repeat the most exciting element of previous days. Transfer to Tashkent train station. Leave for Bukhara by the night train.

Day 08.
07.00 Meeting at the Kagan train station. Transfer to Bukhara. A breakfast in hotel;
09.00 Excursion across Bukhara;
19.00 Transfer to train station;
20.50 Train to Samarkand.

Day 09.
01.40 Arrival in Samarkand. A meeting at train station, transfer to hotel.
10.00. Excursion across Samarkand.
17.30. Transfer to the train station.
18.00 Train to Tashkent.
20.00 Arrival in Tashkent, meeting at train station, transfer in the airport.
End of the program

The cost includes:
All meetings, seeing-offs and transfers on a route.
Service of a professional guide.
Accommodation in Chimgan hotel.
Registration.
Railway tickets for a train (compartment) Tashkent – Bukhara, Bukhara – Samarkand.
Railway tickets for «Аfrosiab» train Samarkand – Tashkent.
Service of guides in Samarkand and Bukhara.
Car with the driver during excursion in Samarkand.
Breakfast in Bukhara and Samarkand, Chimgan.

The cost does not include:
A food in Chimgan and in the cities.
Skipass/Lift charge in Chimgan and Beldersay.
Entrance tickets for excursion objects in Samarkand and Bukhara.
Rent of ski/board, tent, sleeping bag and personal gears and wearing.

Price: upon your request

Local peculiarities of Ski Touring in Uzbekistan Mountains

Uzbekistan Mountains near to Tashkent

Chimgan Mountains
The Chimgan Mountains are invariably attractive for skiers. The wide variety of Chimgan and its surroundings allows all kinds of ski activities. The most interesting region for ski touring is the area of the Western Ridge of Greater Chimgan Peak (start of descent at height of 2350 m), ascent through Tahta-Djaylao (2190 m) saddle. Another attraction for ski-tourers is ascent to the Smaller Chimgan peak and then descent towards the Charvak Lake. The Charvak Artificial Lake lake is located at the altitude 900m above the sea level. The lake is surrounded by mountain ranges.

Climate combined with mountainous terrain provides ideal conditions for the development of winter sports. Infrastructure that is not enough developed opens endless possibilities for off-piste and ski touring. The best time for ski touring – late January – March.

There are the guides for all kinds of skiing and snowboarding.

Ski touring and Backcontry at Lenin peak

Бэккантри Пик Ленина

This page in Russian

Are you a skier or a snowboarder?
Do you ride out of the prepared skiing tracks or going to start?
And you always wished to visit some Base Camp at the foot magnificent mountains?
And you wished you could slide down some slope of a seven-thousand-meters peak?
Would you like to continue skiing season in summer?

If your answers to the questions above are “yes” then this is something for YOU!

The best time is the beginning of a season of July – 1.07.

The program of 16 days, to Razdelnaya peak. Those wishing to climb to the summit of Lenin Peak, should pay extra for the guide’s service +$500

Contacts:
+7771 467-41-93 – telegram
+7966 065-53-44 – whatsapp/viber
e-mail: your@climberca.com

Price is 950$ per person (full board). If the group 4+ – leader goes for free.

Cost of the guide‘s service – $2000 for 2-4 persons. If the group consist of more than 4 pax – assistant of the guide is required.

 

Бэккантри Пик Ленина

Standard program: Bishkek – Bishkek

Price – 950 USD/pers

Duration: 16 days
location: Kyrgyzstan, Pamir
Altitude: 6148 m
Lat/Lon: 39.34690°N / 72.86920°E
Period: 1.0716.07

Supplier of services: ClimberCA International ConsortiumAbout Us
Quick reference phone:
 +99898 3039846 – GMT+05:00
+7771 467-41-93 – telegram; +7966 065-53-44 – whatsapp/viber
e-mail – your.climberca@ya.ru 

Program maximum altitude: Razdelnaya peak 6148m.

Бэккантри Пик Ленина

Program 16 days Bishkek – Bishkek

Day 1 Arrival to Bishkek and flight to Osh. Overnight in hotel.
Day 2 Transfer to Achik Tash Base camp
Day 3 Acclimatization. Ski tour to Petrovsky peak.
Day 4 Acclimatization. Ski tour to the pass.
Day 5 Day for rest and preparations.
Day 6 Walk from BC to C1 (4400).
Day 7 Acclimatization. Ski tour to nearest peaks.
Day 8 Acclimatization. Ski tour to nearest peaks.
Day 9 Ski walk from C1 to C2 (5300).
Day 10 Ski walk from C2 to Razdelnaya summit.
Day 11 Descent from C2 to C1.
Day 12 Descent from C1 to BC.
Day 13 Extra day for the bad weather.
Day 14 Transfer Achik Tash-Osh.
Day 15 Flight Osh-Bishkek. Overnight in Bishkek.

The cost of standard package includes following services: 

Bishkek
1. Meeting/seeing off in the airport of Bishkek – Manas according the program
2. Air tickets (flight) Bishkek – Osh – Bishkek (according the program Bishkek-Bishkek 21days)
3. All necessary formalities (permit, registration)
4. Accommodation in a hotel or guest house, 1 night after expedition’s end
* If you arrive to Bishkek or Osh early in the morning (by 12 a.m.), then early coming to the hotel is considered to be a full day and you have to pay additionally.

Osh
1. Meeting/seeing of in the airport of Osh
2. Accommodation in a hotel or guest house, 2 nights
3. Support in purchase of meals
4. Transfers from Osh to base camp of Peak Lenin

Base camp, 3600m
1. Accommodation in twin tents in Base camp. Unlimited number of days according to standard program of 21days
2. Meals in Base camp. Unlimited number of days according to standard program of 21days
3. Using of kitchen room, shower, WC, storage room, electricity
4. Consulting over the route
5. Medical service, first-aid station, organization of rescue works
6. Radio station for connection summit-base
7. English-speaking staff

Advanced base camp, 4200m
1. Accommodation in twin tents in Base camp. Unlimited number of days according to standard program of 21days
2. Meals in Base camp. Unlimited number of days according to standard program of 21days
3. Using of kitchen room, WC, electricity
4. Consulting over the route
5. Medical service, first-aid station, organization of rescue works
6. English-speaking staff

Bonus from the company
1. Tea, coffee in the airport of Bishkek
2. T-shirt from the company
3. Bandana from the company
4. Certificate of completion
5. Farewell dinner after expedition’s end in the restaurant on Asia Mountains hotel
6. Discounts for excursion programs before and after expedition

The cost excludes:
1. Meals in the cities
2. Overload during the flight Bishkek-Osh-Bishkek, except allowed weight
3. Luggage transportation to Advanced Base camp 4200
4. High-altitude cook and altitude meals over Advanced Base camp 4200
5. Rent of altitude tents for the period of ascent
6. Rent of personal equipment
7. Gas cartridges
8. Alpine insurance
9. High-altitude porters
10. Climbing insurance
11. Additional radio stations for connection on the mountain
12. Additional payment for single accommodation in the cities and base camps
– Additional payment for single accommodation in the cities
– Additional payment for single accommodation in the base camps

Additional services:

1. Bishkek: hotels Asia Mountains and Asia Mountains2
Single room with breakfast – is 70 USD/day
Twin room with breakfast – is 80 USD/day

Osh: hotel Sun Rise
Single room with breakfast – is 50 USD/day
Twin room with breakfast – is 70 USD/day

N.B. Please note, early arrival to the hotels is charged as full price of the room for one day.

2. City tour in Bishkek

A group of 2-4 people is 75 USD for the group
A group of 5-7 people is 100 USD for the group
A group of 8-10 people is 125 USD for the group

3. High-altitude guide for 2018 – is 2000 USD for a group of maximum of 4 people
*If you’re not experienced alpinist and have never been at the altitude over 7,000m, we recommend you insistently to use services of our professional guides. It guarantees you a 100% safety during the ascent.

4. High-altitude cook – 40 USD/day for the group

5. Altitude food (purchase before group’s arrival) – 200 USD/pers

6. Gas cartridges
New gas cartridge (230gr) is 10 USD /one
(We do not accept back unused cartridges).

7. Services of high-altitude porters:

From BC to Camp1 (4200) – 3 USD/ per 1kg
From Camp1 (4200) to 5300m – 10 USD/ per 1kg
From 5300m to 6100m – 20 USD/ per 1kg
Over 6100m – according to the agreement.

The same price is on the way back.

* If you organize transfer-portage of luggage by yourself, with out ITC “Asia Mountains” assistance, the company is not responsible for loss or damage of your luggage.

8. Registration on the territory of Kyrgyz Republic – is 25 USD/pers

9. Help in receiving of cargo in Bishkek (cost depends on weight of cargo)

10. Alpine insurance we do not provide with Alpine insurance, you have to take care about it by your self

List of necessary equipment:

– Skis or snowboard with binding. Skiers should have (preferably) ski-tour binding and snowshoes. Snowboarders are obliged to have snowshoes.
– Skiing or snowboarding boots
– Avalanche equipment: beeper, probe, spade.
– Backpack 60-80 ll.
– Preferably a backpack 20-30 ll (for day walks, with possibility of fastening the skis or snowboard).
– Alpinist crampons (suitable for ski or snowboard boots)
– Ice axe
– Harness (low) 2 carabiners with coupling element, 2 carabiners without coupling element, self-insurance or 3m of 8mm rope, ascender.
– Sleeping bag (comfort temperature -10…-15)
– Flashlight (to wear on forehead)
– Isomat
– Ski mask, glasses
– Mountain ski or telescopic sticks
– Helmet
-Membrane jacket and trousers
– Down jacket
– Trekking boots
– Gloves (min 2 pairs)
– Hat
– Balaclava
– Underwear (termo clothes, polar or fleece)
– Socks 4 pairs
– Thermoses
– Sunblock
– Personal medical kit

Lenin Peak from the Garlic Field  Lenin Peak. Hike to camp 1 (4200 m) Lenin Peak. Lenin glacier

ClimberCA International Consortium
https://facebook.com/enclimberca
https://facebook.com/climberca
www.ClimberCA.com
www.ClimberCA.ru
www.PageTour.org
your.climberca@ya.ru
tel. +99898 3039846 – telegram; +99897 7009846 – whatsapp/viber (GMT+05:00)

Uzbekistan Snowboarding & Snow-skiing

Skiing & freeriding program in Uzbekistan. Sketch itinerary winter 2016-2017

Chimgan-Beldersay is the main skiing area in Uzbekistan, which is located in the mountains of Western Tien-Shan (90 km far from Tashkent). Chimgan in the best way approaches for family leisure with children, Beldersay is more appropriate for skilled skiers and snowboarders.

There are two double-chair ski lifts and some hoop lifts in Chimgan and Beldersay (5 km from Chimgan).

Ski slopes and avalanche danger areas in Chimgan ski resort
Ski slopes and avalanche danger areas in Chimgan ski resort
size – 1543×1028. 580 kb

Sketch itinerary winter 2016-2017

e-mail: your.climberca@ya.ru
Telegram +7771 467-41-93
WhatsApp / Viber +7966 065-53-44

Day 01. Arrival in Tashkent. Meeting at the airport, transfer in Chimgan. Arrangements with an accommodation. If the time allows – ski-tracks of Chimgan. The length of the chair lift road in Chimgan – 800 m. Overfall of heights – 385 m. Length of the rope-tow – 570 m. Overfall of heights – 250 m. Chimgan has several routes and type of complexities, a ski-track for beginning skiers, extended up to 1500 m has a rope-tow lift, considered as “blue” tracks long, flat, and easy. The ski-track for slalom is extended up to 900 m and equipped with chair lift and classified as a “red” track of mid level difficulty.

Day 02. Acquaintance with the area, an ascent to the Western Ridge of Chimgan, and then descent downwards, vertical drop
– 600 m. Start at height of 2350 m. It will be possible to do it two times during the day. Return by car to hotel.

Day 03. Transfer in Beldersay. Highest point – 2880 m. Length of the ski-track – 3017 m. Overfall of heights – 765 m. Average bias of the ski-track – 27. Maximal bias – 52.1. Extension of the chair-lift – 2250 m. Overfall of heights – 565m. Extension of the rope-tow – 700m. Overfall of heights – 200m. Ski-tracks of Beldersay basically are intended for skilled mountain skiers, but there are also good conditions for beginners. The peculiarity of local climate creates extreme temperatures and plentiful snowfalls which promote a high-quality snow cover. Descents are carried out from mountain Kumbel, which slopes in area of skiing have smoothed relief (steepness up to 30 degrees) without deep gorges and canyons. Archa and the deciduous woods grow on slopes alternating with open glades. Going up to the top of Kumbel mountain is carried out by chair lift road (length 2250 m) and further proceeds on rope-tow lift (length 700m). Ski-tracks for mass riding are laid out along the rope-tow and chair lifts. Free descents begin from the west side of Kumbel mountain directly from a crest of a ridge and come to an end in a vein of stream of Beldersay. Width of slopes for free descents up to 1 km, length of descents up to 5 km.

For the experienced backcountry skiers we offer to descent towards the Chet-Kumbel pass, then lift back to the Kumbel Peak, vertical drop is 600 m. It is possible to make two descents during the day. Return to hotel in Chimgan.

Day 04.Climbing to the top of Greater Chimgan. Spending night at summit in tent.

Or transfer to Beldersay, lifting on ski-lift to the Kumbel Peak, then traverse to the Maygashkan peak, descent to Beldersay village. Vertical drop – 800 m. Return back to hotel by car.

Day 05. Descent from the summit of Greater Chimgan (3309 m.) via Central couloir.
Or ascent to the Smaller Chimgan peak and then descent towards the Charvak Lake. (Or, subject to the snow conditions, repeat the most exciting element of previous days). Night in hotel.

Day 06. Repeat the most exciting element of previous days. Transfer to Tashkent train station. Leave for Bukhara by the night train.

Day 07.
07.00 Meeting at the Kagan train station. Transfer to Bukhara. A breakfast in hotel;
09.00 Excursion across Bukhara;
19.00 Transfer to train station;
20.50 Train to Samarkand.

Day 08.
01.40 Arrival in Samarkand. A meeting at train station, transfer to hotel.
10.00. Excursion across Samarkand.
17.30. Transfer to the train station.
18.00 Train to Tashkent.
20.00 Arrival in Tashkent, meeting at train station, transfer in the airport.
End of the program

The cost includes:
All meetings, seeng-offs and transfers on a route.
Service of a professional guide.
Accommodation in guest house in Chimgan (or hotel on your choice). Registration.
Railway tickets for a train (compartment) Tashkent – Bukhara, Bukhara – Samarkand.
Railway tickets for «Аfrosiab» train Samarkand – Tashkent.
Service of guides in Samarkand and Bukhara.
Car with the driver during excursion in Samarkand.
Breakfast in Bukhara and Samarkand (and in Chimgan at place of residence).
Food, gas during climb to Greater Chimgan summit.

The cost does not include:
A food in Chimgan and in the cities.
Skipass/Lift charge in Chimgan and Beldersay.
Entrance tickets for excursion objects in Samarkand and Bukhara.
Rent of ski/board, tent, sleeping bag and personal gears and wearing.

Price.
2 pax:
550 USD – accommodation in guest house.
630 USD – accommodation in hotel (Standard room).
3 pax:
455 USD – accommodation in guest house.
635 USD – accommodation in hotel (Junior suite room).
4 pax:
485 USD – accommodation in guest house.
600 USD – accommodation in hotel (Standard room).

Local peculiarities of Snowboarding & Snow-skiing in Uzbekistan Mountains

Uzbekistan Mountains near to Tashkent

Chimgan Mountains

The Chimgan Mountains are invariably attractive for mountaineers. The wide variety of Chimgan and its surroundings allows the activity in all kinds of mountaineering and landscape tourism. Mountains  (Small and Greater Chimgan Peaks – 3,309 m) of Chatkal range, plateaus, the Black Waterfall (40 m) at the lower part of Greater Chimgan Peak, Gulkam and Novotasha waterfalls, attract a lot of tourists from Uzbekistan and abroad.

Uzbekistan Snowboarding and Snow-skiing  Uzbekistan Snowboarding and Snow-skiing Uzbekistan Snowboarding and Snow-skiing

Heli-skiing. Uzbekistan has the advantage over the other regions of Heli-skiing on the territory of the former USSR (Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Caucasus, Altay, and Camchatka) because of sunny, warm and fine stable weather.

Heli-skiers make descends from summits of Ugam, Pskem and Chatkal mountain ranges (on the altitude 3000-4000 m.). The amplitude of descends 1,3 – 2 km; the length of the descending 5-10 km. Usually heli-skiers make 4-6 descends per day. The flight time from the hotel to the landing place 5-30 min. Tourists are accompanied with 2 guides. Each tourist must have his own special equipment (ski, beacons, first-aid medical set). Helicopter grounds are located near the hotel. The best time for skiing – late January – March.

We provide guides for all kinds of skiing and snowboarding. By preliminary inquiry we can arrange descents outside of the route by a virgin snow (backcountry) accompanied by our skilled guides.

 

Uzbekistan Snowboarding and Snow-skiing Uzbekistan Snowboarding and Snow-skiing Uzbekistan Snowboarding and Snow-skiing


Reference:


http://climberca.com/index.php/65-uzbekistan-snowboarding-snow-skiing