Both were popular destinations during the Soviet era and as a result, several high caliber routes exist on both peaks. Qullai Istiqlol Pik Lenin, Lenina Pskem range is also seen as a spur of the Talas Alatau. Near a lovely, clear intersecting stream is a good lunch spot, where you can share the welcome shade with a display of columbine. Bitkaya Vostochnaya West The gorge with its waterfall and rapids below is quite spectacular, although there really is no vantage point enabling one to see all of the falls. Other prominent peaks of the range include Chapdara m , Zamok m and Bokhona m.
A Trek in the Pamir-Alai (Turkestan Range) in Kyrgyzstan
There are numerous remains of attractive sights of ancient civilization. East German Route North Face. Many peaks are more than meters high and three rise above m. Most of the range lies in Tajikistan and lower branch of western Kyrgyztan. Chatkal Range in the West Tien-Shan bounding the Ferghana valley from the North-west has a length of about kilometers.
Pik Petrovski Peak Petrowski North Face Classic. Pik 26 Baku-Komissarov Qurama range is bounding the Ferghana valley from the north-west.
Pik Petrovski Peak Petrowski SW Spur. From there one can look down over the morning mist to the Lyailyak or up to the cliffs where a rickety ladder leads to a cave where locals collect mumiyo , a sticky black substance that is probably rodent droppings and, after boiling, is packaged and sold in the markets as a cure-all among other things, it seems, a kind of traditional version of Viagra. Other hikes are possible up side slopes of the valley. From there along the ridge to east ridge m and along it to the summit. Taxkorgan valley through which Karakoram highway goes divides the two ranges. It is not advisable to camp below north face because of avalanche risk.