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Mametovoyi peak.

Climb on tops in mountains of Northern Tien-Shan.

“Faeries, come take me out of this dull world,
For I would ride with you upon the wind,
Run on the top of the dishevelled tide,
And dance upon the mountains like a flame” 

William Butler Yeats. «The Land of Heart's Desire».

Climb on tops in mountains of Zailiyskiy Ala-Tau.

The peak Manshuk Mametovoy is located in mountains of Zailiysky Ala-Tau at the height of 4190 meters above sea level. The top is located in A little Almaty spur of the ridge Zailiysky Ala-Tau around a watershed of the rivers of Small Almaatinka and the Left Talgar.
The first ascension was made in 1944 by climbers P. Semenov and L. Karapetyan. The top is called in honor of the Hero of the Soviet Union Manshuk Mametovoy (1922 - 1943). Manshuk Mametova was killed on October 15, 1943 in battles for the city of Nevel of the Pskov region.

"Zhetysu is the Land of  tourism”. A Tourist Guide-book. Almaty.  2003. 68 p. and the material for this page is taken from the printed edition.