Walks in vicinities Bartogai reservoir.
Bartogai the water basin is located in natural boundary Bartogai at height of 1010 meters above sea level, in 175 km from Almaty and in 20 kilometers from village Chilik, in western part Sygaty of an intermountain hollow, in a place of crossing by its valley of the river Chilik.
The rivers Chilik floodplain it is partitioned off 60 meter a dam in length of 330 meters. Full capacity Bartogai of a water basin of 320 meters cubic, including useful volume of 250 000 000 cubic metre, the area of a water mirror of 13 kilometers square.
The water basin has been constructed during with 1982 for 1985. Project Bartogai of a water basin and Big Almaty the channel result of long-term work of collective of institute "Kazgiprovodhoz".
The brief encyclopedia Kazakh SSR. The Nature, Alma-Ata, 1990. Bakirov Sh.