Monthly Archives: September 2014

Kyrgystan Summary

A Hymn to Kyrgyzstan This 3 week trip cycling in Kyrgyzstan was one of the nicest i ever did. Super nice people, stunning scenery, high altitude passes, beautiful natural treasures. This country has it all for the outdoor minded people. … Continue reading

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Cycling Kyrgyzstan Day 24

Kojumkul – Bishkek (740masl) Today i cheated a bit. I had to go over a pass of 3000m the last mountain range before Bishkek. I cycled around 24 km on really bad road towards the main road. Around 5km before … Continue reading

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Cycling Kyrgyzstan Day 23

Chaek – Kojomkul (2052 asl) Another nice but tiring day of cycling. Going from Chaek to Aral goes slowly down. I was already worried coz i know going tomorrow over 3400m meaning everything i am going further down i have … Continue reading

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Cycling Kyrgyzstan Day 22

Son KulĀ  Lake – Chaek (1665asl) Another spectacular day. After a great breakfast i started cycling around 1/2 of the lake. After around 5 min (i was just back on the mainroad) i had a companion. The dog of the … Continue reading

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Cycling Kyrgyzstan Day 20 + 21

Naryn – Camp site (2544asl) Not the nicest ride biking out of Naryn on the main road. Quite some scenery but also some road work. From km 35 Ottuk to the crossing leaving the main road (km 50) was quite … Continue reading

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Cycling Kyrgyzstan – Day 18 & 19

Camp Site – Naryn (2081masl) Another great cycling day. I thought its mainly downhill but infact it would be more rolling. The 1st 30 km again just spectacular scenery. I stopped ones in a while for a picture but i … Continue reading

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Cycling Kyrgyzstan – Day 17

Tue 16 sep Camp site 1 – Camp site 2 ( 2712masl) An awesome day with great scenery. After i woke up i went to the “magazin” of the village and bought more water. There i saw people drinking already … Continue reading

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Cycling Kyrgyzstan Day 15 & 16

Kochkor – Camp site (near Ak Kiya) (2477 masl) After a rest day, i had another nice cycling day. I am on my way to Narin. Due to the fact that i am not in a hurry and the fact … Continue reading

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Cycling Kyrgyzstan Day 14

Bokonbaev – Kochkor (1777masl) This would turn out to be a day with 2 serious twists. I started in the morning and the motivation was not high. Most probably because i could cross the pass as planned. I kept on … Continue reading

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Cycling Kyrgyzstan Day 12&13

Day 12 Bokonbaev – Camp site (2500masl) This day can be devided in 2 different parts. I started and thought i can make it over the Tong Ashuu Pass. Didnt exactly know where to turn inland so i asked and … Continue reading

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