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Ski tour trip to Balyksa in Siberia

Dates: 2-11 January 2022
(per person)
900 €
Type:ski touring
Includes:- transfer from Abakan / to Abakan
- food in camp
- accommodation in tent
Excludes:- visa fees,
- flights/train to Abakan,
- other personal expenses
Start from Abakan

Welcome to Russia in winter to spend a week into the wilderness. We offer ski tour in Siberian mountains living in tent with stove. This place is very calm, there are no snowmobiles, crowds of skiers or hikers.
Slopes are not steep, avalanche danger is low.

Mountain range called Kuznetsk Alatau which lies between Khakassia republic and Kemerovo region. Absolute heights are about 600-1400 meters. Forest line is about 1100-1300 meters above sea level.

If you're not a backcountry skier you can enjoy walking on snowshoes around the camp.

Day temperatures are about -5..-20 Celsius, night temperatures are -10..-20 Celsius.

List of equipment
-ski equipment (skis, ski poles, ski skins) or snowboard (snowshoes can be rented)
-fleece pulover and pants
- ski jacket
-ski mask
-warm vest
- backpack for skiing
- sleeping bag (with comfort temperature to 0+5 celsius), sleeping pad
-light boots for camp
- the dishes (mug, spoon, bowl and knife)
- personal first-aid kit, dental paste with tooth brush, tissue

day description km
1 Transfer from Abakan to Balyksu 233km by car. Set up a camp.
2 Ski touring.
3 Ski touring.
4 Ski touring.
5 Ski touring.
6 Ski touring.
7 Ski touring.
8 Ski touring.
9 Ski touring.
10 Descent to Balyksu, departure to Abakan by car


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