• Grade context: FR
  • Aka: Lesnichestvo


Small outcrop just outside of Almaty.

This is a popular starting point for beginner climbers, therefore it's often packed like sardines on weekend days/holidays, making this cliff resemble a telegraph pole. Your best bet will be on weekdays.

The top of the cliff can be accessed via the path on the left.

There are several rebars on the top that can be and often are used by the majority of climbers at the crag as top rope anchors.

All routes can be climbed on trad gear and offer a good number of middle-grade climbs.

Routes are described from left to right.


Bus number 12 will take you to the bus stop "ГЭС", from there, cross the road and walk downhill past through the concrete dam. The cliff will be on your right.


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