Yuhin Peak is situated in Zaalayskiy Range on the North of Lenin Peak. From the top of Yuhin Peak there is a breathtaking view to the North Face of Lenin Peak and the Alai Valley. The classical route does not involve steep rock or ice climbing and does not require special equipment, except trekking boots. To reach the top successfully one should have perfect personal physical condition, good stamina and high motivation.
Our Base Camps is active from the 1st of July till the 2nd of September, 2019.
The Achik-Tash base camp, from which the ascent begins, is situated in the Alpine meadows at an altitude of 3600 meters above the level sea. The next, Camp № 1, is located on the moraine, at an altitude of 4 400 meters. Both camps offer comfortable conditions for accommodation, and provide an ideal opportunity for rest and recovery after completion of the expedition.
From the base camp “Achik-Tash” to “Lukovaya Polana” (Onion field), is a one hour hike along an dirt road, but can be covered in a vehicle. Then a good trail over Travelers' Pass, continuing at the foot of the slope of the spurs on the right side of Lenin Glacier, arrives at camp № 1 (ABC) after 4 or 5 hours. Camp № 1 is located on the glacial moraine of Lenin Peak. Before reaching the moraine, it is necessary to cross a river.
From the Camp №1 follow the good road ascent to Domashnii Peak (around 4700m.). Than, keep to the right side cross the snowball and move up to the scree counterfort going to the top. Reach the the top of scree counterfort, and ascent to the summit. From camp №1 route takes 2-3 hours.