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Gates of Tuyuk-Su Rock Climbing 

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The Central Bastion is on the right of the main ca...


The Central Bastion is the focal point of the Tuyuk-Su Gates. It is located climbers right of Mektep.

Currently there is only one route in this area but there is potential for development.

Getting There 

From the road, hike up the talus/boulder field directly below the buttress.

Climbing Season

For the Asia area.

Weather station 12.0 miles from here

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Central Bastion Route 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13  Asia : Kazakhstan : ... : Gates of Tuyuk-Su
This 5-pitch sport route (climb #3 on the Okytbrenok Peak topos) includes a variety of climbing styles, a sense of adventure and great views of the valley. It comes into the sun around noon and can be very cold in the morning. I forget the exact number of bolts for each pitch but I think the 5th pitch had 13 or 14 (max), maybe carry 15 draws to be on the safe side. At least 3/4 (if not all) the rack should be alpine draws because of the zig-zaging nature of the bolts. Pitch 1- 5....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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