Kyrgyzstan roads first week November

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Kyrgyzstan roads first week November

Postby Christopher » Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:03 am

Hello - am planning on driving (own 4WD) from Osh to Almaty over 5 days, in the first week of November. Is it possible to drive via Narin and lake Isik-Kol? Or has the snow set in? What are the alternatives - via Toktogul and Bishkek, over the 3184m Alabel pass? or detour through Tashkent and Shymkent? Thanks for any tips!
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Re: Kyrgyzstan roads first week November

Postby steven » Fri Aug 17, 2018 2:36 am

These are all main roads. They will be cleared after big snowfall, so no issue.
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Re: Kyrgyzstan roads first week November

Postby bwv812 » Fri Aug 17, 2018 2:49 am

The Kazarman pass is cleared regularly in the winter?
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Re: Kyrgyzstan roads first week November

Postby steven » Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:59 am

Oh sorry, I skipped over the fact that he is starting from Osh. In this case, you are right. Kazarman pass is not cleared in winter. Osh-Bishkek and Naryn-Bishkek are cleared.
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