Big Almaty Lake in Winter

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Big Almaty Lake in Winter

Postby Rheza » Tue Dec 10, 2019 12:28 pm

Hi guys,

Is it possible to drive up to the lake in the winter time (early of January 2020)? I rent a Toyota Prado 4x4. How is the road condition along the way up? Any driving skill needed?

Any advice to visit in the morning or afternoon? Thank you

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Re: Big Almaty Lake in Winter

Postby steven » Mon Dec 16, 2019 11:10 am

I think they clear it in winter. I remember driving there in April when there was still a good amount of snow and it was cleared from the road. It's asphalt all the way.
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Re: Big Almaty Lake in Winter

Postby haryia » Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:49 pm

Hi, you can go in winter but its like russian roulette, sometimes weather is bad and the road it's very full of ice and snow and they close it.
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