Ascent to Yukhin peak and Ginger Katya  - Yukhin peak 5130 m and Ginger Katya peak 4131 m
Ascent to Yukhin peak and Ginger Katya

Yukhin peak 5130 m and Ginger Katya peak 4131 m

Ascent to Yukhin peak and Ginger Katya
(Yukhin peak 5130 m and Ginger Katya peak 4131 m)

The ascent to Yukhin Peak 5130m — is a trekking route that does not require any special equipment. During this week-long program you will be able to get acquainted with the life of mountaineers, enjoy the views of snow-white mountains and flowering meadows. You don't need any special experience to climb, and the only equipment you will need is good trekking poles. The route is technically considered simple and allows you to climb to the top without special mountaineering skills. With the right preparation, good acclimatization, you will definitely be able to make the ascent, enjoy incredible views, as well as add to the collection of your ascents.

Ginger Katya Peak 4131m is the easiest and closest peak to our base camp Achik-Tash. From the top of Ginger Katya Peak you will have magical views of the lakes of Achik-Tash valley, as well as views of our magnificent mountains. From the top you will be able to face the whole route to the top of Lenin Peak. At this altitude you can get good acclimatization and make an ascent to Yukhin Peak.

Asia Mountains Base Camp is a small home like corner, well equipped and uncrowded place with all you need for the comfortable staying and full recreation. There are spacious barrel tents with wooden flooring and mattresses. Each tent has light and socket to charge gadgets. The territory of the camp is lit. There are recreation zones. You can find the dining yurt, where you can spend evenings and drink tea.

In the BC meals are served three times a day, including vegetarian, gluten free and other types upon your request. There is drinking water from the clean spring. Hot shower, comfortable toilet. The C1 at 4,200 meters is also equipped with the comfortable tents with wooden floors, shower, toilet, water. Meals are served three times a day with respect to guests’ food peculiarities.

From Osh to the Base Camp there is a highway, the way will take about 4-5 hours. Climb Yukhin Peak and Peak Ginger Katya with one of the best guides: Nikolay Totmyanin, Alexey Krivoruchko, Andrey Lukin, Daniil Tyuryumin, Alexey Bobkov, Ivan Mysiv etc.

The company and/or the guide can change the program, depending on weather conditions, avalanche conditions, the well-being of climbers, etc. The company reserves the right to replace the guide in case of injury, illness, poor health of the guide or other reasons

Available dates:

  • 06.07.-13.07.24 | 10 places Book
  • 15.07.-22.07.24 | 10 places Book
  • 25.07-01.08.24 | 10 places Book
  • 05.08.-12.08.24 | 10 places Book
  • Individual dates are also available. Minimum 3 pax.

Trip details

Intensity Level 3
Season Summer
Begins in Osh
Ends in Osh
Airport Airport Osh (OSS)
Airport out Airport Osh (OSS)

Price: $ 600 (≥ 3 people)

Great for Individuals Couples

The ascent to Yukhin Peak (5130m) and Ginger Katya Peak (4131m) is available to anyone who is interested in trekking but is ready to make a step towards mountaineering. You won't need any special equipment for climbing. Just good trekking boots and sticks. Accommodation will be at base camps in set up tents with breakfast, lunch and dinner. At the base camp you will get acquainted with the climbers and their life. Who knows, maybe next time you'll come to climb Lenin Peak?

What's Included:

    Osh:

  • Meeting/seeing off at the airport of Osh
  • Accommodation in the BC and C1
  • Meals in the BC and C1
  • Registration with the rescue team
  • Ecological fees
  • Guide
  • Osh-BC-Osh transfer (according to the schedule)
  • All required documents (border permit)
  • BONUSES FROM THE COMPANY:

  • Discounts on pre- and post-expedition tours
  • Farewell dinner
  • T-shirt

What's not included:

  • Flights to Kyrgyzstan and Osh
  • Visa
  • Climbing insurance policy
  • Additional meals (High altitude food) and drinks
  • Hotel in Osh (twin - $60, single - $45)
  • Single supplement in camps
  • Gear renting
  • Porters
  • Personal expenses
Day
1

Arrival in Osh city. Departure to the Base Camp. You will be met by our representative at the airport. You can have breakfast before departure to the BC in the local café. We start to the BC at 9-10 a.m. You will drive one of the most beautiful roads in the world – Pamir Highway. It will take you around 4-5 hours (about 300 km). The highway provides breathtaking views of the mountains. In the BC at 3,600 meters you will be met by delicious lunch. Accommodate comfortably in the spacious tents. If you have time hike to the lakes. Have a dinner. Accommodation in tents.

Day
2

Acclimatization. No need to wake up early this day. We will dedicate time to acclimatization and active moving. After breakfast we go to the Petrovskiy Col. From that site you will observe the panorama of the whole valley and many lakes. You’ll get to the BC right before lunch. If there is power you can hike to the waterfall near the Onion Meadow. Our cook will serve the ample dinner in the evening.

Day
3

Ginger Katya Peak (4131). You will not need any technical skills or special equipment for this climb. The only thing you should have is good trekking boots and trekking sticks. From the top you can enjoy incredible views of turquoise lakes of Achik-Tash river, and the charming nature. Descent to the base camp. Hot dinner will be waiting for you in the evening after the ascent. Overnight stay in a tent.

Day
4

Base Camp - Camp 1 (4,200 m). Start right after breakfast. If you don’t want to carry your backpack yourself, load it on a horse. The price is USD 3 per 1 kg. Take a small backpack with warm clothes, snacks and drink with you. You will cross over the Puteshestvenniki (travelers) Pass and see the Lenin Glacier and multi-colored mountains. Further the path goes along the long scree ridge. The trekking will take about 4-8 hours, 12 km, depending on your physical condition. You will be met by our hospitable team in the C1. Accommodate and relax.

Day
5

Peak Yukhin (5,130 m). Way to the top. Today we take off to Peak Yukhin. You don’t need the special gear, as there are no technical parts, but only good trekking boots and poles. Dinner and relaxation in the C1 in the evening. Overnight in tents.

Day
6

Camp 1 - Base Camp. Last breakfast, farewell to the team and glaciers. The back way is picturesque and beautiful, though not easy due to the distance. The last glance at the Lenin Glacier and multi-colored mountains. After the Onion Meadow you’ll find yourself in the BC. Take the shower and relax fully. Farewell dinner and packing to the road. Overnight in tents.

Day
7

Transfer to Osh. After breakfast we say good-bye to the team, new friends and big mountains. We are packing the stuff and go to Osh. If time permits you can walk in the city, visit the main attractions: Suleiman-Too, famous Osh Bazaar and buy souvenirs. Dinner in the city and overnight in the hotel are not includes into price.

Day
8

Transfer to the airport. Our representative will arrange a vehicle to the airport. Check the flight time beforehand and inform our manager. Have a nice trip and see you again in the big mountains!

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