Karakol skiing base
The most modern skiing base вЂњKarakolвЂќ is located in Central Asian country Kyrgyzstan. This is the eastern edge of the country, not far away from one of the largest lakes of the world вЂњYssyk-KulвЂќ. The base is at the 7th kilometer from Karakol Town,
It was built during Soviet Union times. The main purpose of the Karakol skiing base was an utilization as a training field for the Olympic team of the country. Nevertheless, it was heritable by Kyrgyzstan as a part of sports complex. In the year of 2004 Karakol skiing base was completely upgraded. Nowadays this skiing base is not only an appropriate place for practice of sportsmen skiers and borders, but also a perfect place for active entertainment. As a result of an upgrade the Karakol skiing base has now four chairlifts (2 seaters and 3 seaters), hotel, lodges and a restaurant with wonderful cuisines.
Karakol skiing base has the most unique natural surroundings and environmental circumstances for mountain activities. The altitude of the base is 2300 meters above sea level. It was built on the slopes of Tien Shien mountains, among greatest coniferous forests, which is another significant point. The mountain lake Yssyk-Kul, laid nearby the base produces a soft climate, as the lake does not freeze during winter time. The freshest and the lightest air allows to obtain maximum joy out of the time spent in the Karakol base. As the matter of fact the temperature at the skiing base never goes below -5 celcium during the day, although it has a quite high altitude. The interesting thing is that mostly the territory has a shiny days and it is possible to have a little bit of sunbath.
The skiing season starts in November and lasts until April. The winter storms are regular in this region. There is no need to be concerned about the snow this time, as the it covers the slopes with a thick layer and it reaches from 1,5 to 2,5 meters. The perfect condition for skiing and snowboarding and the heaven for skiiers and snowboarders. A rideon a snowmobile through the winter woods will add positive emotions and unforgettable impressions. In summer and spring, you will have the unique opportunity to make a dizzying tour of the mountain roads in jeeps, feel like a real ranger, conquering mountains on horseback or take an exciting journey for the best tourist destinations. This is the great way to test and go through the spirit of local environment and Kyrgyz spirit as well.
No matter what season it is, here in Karakol you will enjoy a wonderful holiday and reveal the buity and perfection od pristine nature of the land of Kyrgyzstan. The skiing base вЂњKarakolвЂќ is a complex of various entertainments and joys that will leave a very memorable track in your life experience or even ocupy a page in your life story.