Region: Tian Shan, Zaili Alatau
Kind of rest: Hiking
Sport condition : Good physical form
Number of persons: at 1 to 10 persons
Time: 1 Day, 7 km ( 6-7 hours)
Dates : June – February
Route thread: Almaty – Medeo – gorelnik valley – gorelnik waterfall - Medeu – Almaty
Gorelnik Gorge is one of the most picturesque and easily accessible places located in the mountains near Almaty. It is very suitable for one-day mountain hikes.
In Gorelnik Gorge there are a lot of interesting places including several waterfalls. The Gorelnik River is the left tributary of the Small Almaty River and originates from Titov Glacier.
9:00 Start in Medeo (drive by bus, or walk to the gorelnik gorge)
9:30 – 10:30 Gorelnik valley
10:30 – 13:30 Waterfall
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch on the nature
14:30 – 18:00 Medeu
18: 30 Medeo / Almaty