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Skiing/HiliskiingKyrgyzstan has a lot of opportunities for skiing and heliskiing in the mountains. 95% of the territory of the country is lying in the mountains of Tien-Shan. Hundreds of virgin slopes are waiting for the skiers who love wild nature and nice free runs on the fresh snow. Experienced pilots of the helicopter MI-8 MTV can land on the peaks and passes at the altitude of 4500 m, with the group of 16 skiers. The run of the decent is 1-5 km, height difference is from 500 m to 1500 m.

The peculiarities of the climate in Tien-Shan:

The winter in the mountains is warm. The temperature is from +5 to -10 degrees centigrade. The depth of the snow in the region is 0,7 - 1 m. The structure of the snow is powdery. The avalanche danger is minimal.

The temperature in spring is from +10 to -5 centigrade. The depth of the snow is 1-1,2 m. The structure of the snow is flaky. The avalanche danger is middle.

Season: February, March and April.

The optimum size of a group is 12 persons, maximum 16 persons.

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