Pik Pobeda

highest mountain of the Kakshaal Too range and Kyrgyzstan

Pik Pobeda (or Peak Pobeda) is a 7,439 metres (24,406 ft) mountain in the Tian Shan range, in Xinjiang and Kyrgyzstan.[1][2] It is also known as Jengish Chokusu.[3] Pik Pobeda is the highest mountain in Kyrgyzstan and the 60th highest mountain in the world. It should not be confused with a different mountain with the same name in Russia. The first people to reach the top were Vitali Abalakov and his team, in 1956.[2]

Jengish Chokusu in 2009

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Pik Pobeda". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 9 April 2021.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Pik Pobeda". Peakware.com. Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 9 April 2021.
  3. "Central Asian Republics Ultras". www.peaklist.org. Retrieved 9 April 2021. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)