Kyrgyz Peak Lenin
There are a lot of high-altitude peaks in Kyrgyzstan and the other well-known is peak Lenin. It is located in the Osh region, it is the border with Tajikistan. The 7134m above sea level peak may be found during tours in Kyrgyzstan. In the Soviet Union it was the 3rd highest peak.
During investigative tour in Kyrgyzstan the Russian explorer of Central Asia A.P. Fedchanko identified the peak as covered with clouds one and difficult to describe. He travelled in Kyrgyzstan, in Northern Pamirs in 1871. The peak was named in honor of the soviet governor - Peak Kaufman. Now it also has a name of Kuh-i-Gamo (Warm Mountain).
In different periods of time there had been made investigating tour in Kyrgyzstan. In 1929 only two people reached the glacier. Five years later Soviet Army made a tour and reached the top to place the statue of Lenin. They left a note of 3 men making an expedition in Kyrgyzstan on8th of September in 1934. In 1967 there was made a tour of 301 people in honor of 50 years of the Soviet Union - with 20 women among them.
Now there are 16 routes in mountains of Kyrgyzstan widely used by travelers. But there are sad events due to severe weather of mountains in the course of tour in Kyrgyzstan. In 1974 a women team was taken away by the storm. In 1991 there had been an earthquake and 44 climbers were taken away - 1 survived, 1 was found.
Travelling in Kyrgyzstan mountains you should be extremely careful and do not make tours alone. Our managers can organize a vaulting tour in Kyrgyzstan and car rent with a supervisor. The main camp base is Achik Tash near Lukovaya Polyana (Wild Onion Field), the emerald green mountain before rock ones. Welcome to Kyrgyzstan, we are glad to make everything as well as rent a car on the highest level. Kyrgyzstan opens amazing nature to you, do not miss it!