Freeride and Backcountry in Kazakhstan
Every season we offer a series of freeride, ski mountaineering and skitouring trips in the mountains around Almaty(Kazakhstan). Our programmes include freeride camps and guided tours for skiers and snowboarders of all different ability levels – from absolute beginner to experienced pro.
For more experienced riders who want to discover new spots. Our mountain guides show you the best places to ride – and share tips, theory, and local knowledge.
Heliskiing makes use of helicopters to access hard-to-reach summits and lines, allowing you to descend thousands of metres of untouched powder in a day.
Two-three days of full-on backcountry hardcore for those who are strong in body and mind! We’ll tackle some of the trickiest lines in the mountains around Almaty.
Our 4-day Almaty freeride intro tour is designed to give you a taste of three very different but equally amazing resorts near the city.
Ketmen Ridge skitour programme
The Ketmen ridge, just 20km from the Kazakhstan / China border, is almost untouched by humans, notwithstanding its proximity to Almaty. The unique geography of the ridge means it gets relatively early and heavy snowfall every year, allowing us to
Ridder ski touring camp
Join us on a unique ski touring adventure in Ridder and enjoy an unforgettable deep powder skiing in the woods! Kazakhstan is an amazing country for adventures, offering new experience, new destination as well as new culture for skiers. We
Winter Alatau - freeride skiing in the mountains of Zailiyskiy Alatau. Ski tour with accommodation In Almaty. One day skitour freeride
Freeride below the treeline in the Zailiiskiy Alatau – spend your winter enjoying the snowy slopes far from the pistes and lifts! We’ll ride new spots every day, focussing on couloirs, valleys and peaks below the treeline. Almaty is a
An intensive 5-day backcountry programme in the couloirs above the Shymbulak ski resort and from the summits of the Eastern and Western branches of the Maloalmatinsky ridge surrounding the Bogdanovich glacier. The freeride spots above Shymbulak are easy to access
Ski Tuyuk-Su – Backcountry In The Tuyuk-Su Valley
Our seven-day Ski Tuyuk Su programme offers the chance to explore the Zailiiskiy Alatau, including 4,000m peaks, in the company of an experienced guide. We’ll explore some of the region’s most photogenic areas at a time when most people have
Cosmic freeride ski-tour programme
‘Cosmic’ freeride adventures in the area around the legendary ‘Kosmostantsiya’ research station above the Big Almaty Lake. We’ll ride the couloirs around the Almaty-Alagir range, staying in comfortable conditions in a heated mountain hut in the research station itself.
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Peak Turan - Freeride around the Big Almaty Lake
Peak Turan (3,970 m) is located in the Big Almaty Lake valley, between Peak Karnizny and Peak Tourist and not
Peak Tourist – Freeride around Cosmostation
One of the most popular spots for spring and summer backcountry riding in Almaty. Peak Tourist (3,935 m) is located
Peak Molodezhny – one peak, a huge variety of lines
Peak Molodezhny is a 4,147 metre summit that forms part of the Maloalmatinsky range. To reach the summit itself you