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Backcountry Skiing in Mamay Valley: Top Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You

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Ski among the epic deep snow powder of southern Siberia

Discover bottomless Siberian snow powder that blankets the mountains on their isolated slopes. The conditions in the Mamay Valley is perfect, and provides ultimate backcountry experiences. Visit during the winter months between December and March for ideal backcountry skiing conditions.

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FAQs: Backcountry Skiing in Russia

What should I know about Backcountry Skiing Russia?

Mamay Valley is located in the Khamar-Daban mountain range, which stretches across 350 kilometers of the Siberian wilderness in the southeast of Russia. The valley runs very close to one of the natural jewels of Siberia, the UNESCO-listed Baikal Lake, the largest freshwater lake by volume in the world, as well as the deepest. In the depths of winter the area is prime ski terrain that is very isolated.

Why should I choose Russia for my Backcountry Skiing adventure?

Snow-fueled isolation

Spread out across the southern stretches of Siberia, the isolation of Mamay Valley creates apt terrain for backcountry skiing. In the depths of winter, flurries of snow falls on the mountains of the valley and creates scenic and remote skiing adventures. The mountains block the wind and keep the blankets of snow stable.

Epic Siberian adventures

With the vast open Siberian slopes stretching out in all directions, you’ll be able to join epic backcountry skiing adventures. Join a group on an 8-day tour around the iconic Baikal Lake, the largest in the world. Major natural wonders dominate the area, which in winter is very isolated, having southern Siberia to ourselves.

Flourishing wildlife

The flora and fauna of the region is rich and various. Catch glimpses of the iconic brown bear, wandering reindeer, the Siberian musk deer and the wolf. While up above you’ll find the eagle spreading its wings, just like the Ural owl, snowy owl and black kite. Wildlife flourishes in the mountains of southern Siberia.

What can I expect from the weather during my Backcountry Skiing trip in Russia?

The region receives a very cold climate with low temperatures and bounties of snow. Yet is much milder than the rest of Siberia.

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Russia region?

Russian.

What currency is accepted around Russia?

Russian ruble.

What's the country code for the Russia region?

+7.

When is the best time to travel to Russia for Backcountry Skiing?

Visit during the winter months between December and March for ideal backcountry skiing conditions.

What people are saying about Backcountry Skiing | Mamay Valley

Paola

5.00

One of the best ski trips i have ever experienced! I can highly recommend this trip. Aleksandr is a great guide, he clearly knows what he does and he made sure that i have a blast.

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