Climbing. Bastion Siama – 2 routes

Trip description

A bastion formed rock walls in front of Gis-meteo Station in Siama is one of the most popular climbing areas among the lovers of serious tries. This 120 meters high granite wall is well-prepared and despite of two bolted routes has several undiscovered places for on-sight amateurs. The routes are mostly require the trad style. The first bolt is about 20meters high from the start, so it is kind of permission, if you can climb it than you can clim further up, if not you have nothing to do here. The Siama gorge is one of the most beautiful in north of Tajikistan, so you have chance to relax in fantastic nature plus your climbing. Ivo Wiedmann, Bo White and members of “Ahba” club, prepared the routes here.


53.3 km drive from Dushanbe along the road M-34 Dushanbe – Chanak, than 1,5 hours walking to Siama gorge. Possible only by taxi or the best way is to go with our guides car.

Type: Trad climbing
Difficulty / Grade: VI – VII+ by UIAA
Protection: 10 bolts, 10 anchors. Camalots #0,3 - #3 two each. (12 draws, 4 slings)
Pitches: 12
Crux: 20m crack VI+ at the beginning till firs bolt
The average slope angle: 75 – 110 degrees
The length of the route: 120 meters, using a 50-meter main ropes
Climbing time: Climbing takes about 2-3 hours
Descent: Three repelling anchors from fifth anchor

Dates & Prices

To arrange logistics for this tour or equipment rental please contact us.

What’s included

  • Transport Dushanbe – Climbing area – Dushanbe
  • Permission from camp
  • Rent of Climbing gear
  • Lunch

What’s not included

  • International airfares
  • Visas
  • Travel Insurance
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned in the program
  • Items of a personal nature such as laundry, phone calls, alcohol, etc
  • Tips and gratuities
Trip Length
1 Day Trip
Group size
All year round
Physical rating
Departure / Return
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Climbing. Bastion Siama – 2 routes