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by mazeno
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:55 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: How viable/worth it is it to drive in the Stans in late autumn/early winter?
Replies: 9
Views: 392

Re: How viable/worth it is it to drive in the Stans in late autumn/early winter?

> the road from Osh to Murghab and down will be most critical much more critical is the western part of pamir (m41: alichur - khorog - kala i-khumb - tavildara or kulab) as it is more wet/snowy. eastern (m41: kyzyl art - karakul - murgab - alichur) is much more dry and windy - so there is not such ...
by mazeno
Tue Oct 01, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: How viable/worth it is it to drive in the Stans in late autumn/early winter?
Replies: 9
Views: 392

Re: How viable/worth it is it to drive in the Stans in late autumn/early winter?

on september the 10th and 11th (2 days) i was crossing kaldama pass (about 3000m) on the way from jalalabad to kazarman (by car) there was half meter of fresh snow near the pass snowdrifts got up to 2 meters of height we spend the night in a tent some 500m near the pass two bulldozers got stuck in t...
by mazeno
Fri Aug 09, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Kyrgyzstan
Topic: clashes in bishkek
Replies: 0
Views: 312

clashes in bishkek

by mazeno
Mon Aug 05, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Outdoor adventures
Topic: Trekking Yagnob and Rasht Valley - Bears
Replies: 1
Views: 337

Re: Trekking Yagnob and Rasht Valley - Bears

in rasht much more than bears you should be afraid of landmines - although there are signs.
by mazeno
Fri Aug 02, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Outdoor adventures
Topic: Two questions about trekking in Tajikistan
Replies: 2
Views: 306

Re: Two questions about trekking in Tajikistan

in august eastern pamir is very dry.
by mazeno
Wed Jul 31, 2019 6:46 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Caspian sea alternative
Replies: 4
Views: 329

Re: Caspian sea alternative

> what do you mean with the last message if you ever drove this road you will get known ;) more seriously: astrakhan-atyrau was always a nightmare, but now is worse, because it is more difficult to detour aside the main track - there always were some paralel tracks along the road, which sometimes w...
by mazeno
Tue Jul 30, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: Kyrgyzstan travel sharing
Topic: Kazarman - Jalal-Abad road - taxi possibilities
Replies: 3
Views: 284

Re: Kazarman - Jalal-Abad road - taxi possibilities

kazarman, inspite of being on the imporant track, is a very remote place (couldn't call it a town, rather a big village), taxi could be a big problem. and there are no marshrutkas, as they are prohibited on this road. but the new road (and the tunnel) is under construction, so probably if it is fini...
by mazeno
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Caspian sea alternative
Replies: 4
Views: 329

Re: Caspian sea alternative

in 2015 it was a piece of cake, now it is much worse than a nightmare as it is under construction.

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