Reconstruction / new construction of bridges on the roads to high mountain pastures


Bridge location:

The bridge is located in the east of Aksuu village in the Suuichi canyon.

Corresponding number on the general plan: № 56.

Administrative area: Aksuu raion of Issykkul oblast.

River name: Zhergez.


Actual condition of the bridge/road

Construction of new wood bridge across the Zhergez River finished.

Coverage of high mountain pastures

The bridge cover about 1 000 ha of woodlands and high mountain pastures. The location is used for grazing, haying and forest tree nursery. The entire location is at 2 300 m above sea level.

Actual users on the location

The main users of the bridge are: population of Kaiyrmaryk, Karakyz and Zheregz and other villages and Aksoo forestry.

Other potentialities for the use of the location

With a new bridge there are potentialities for different income generating activities as beekeeping, harvesting of medicinal herbs and the development of the forest tree nursery.

Bridge operation

The daily carrying capacity of the bridge is about 10 cars (Ural, GAZ-53, KAMAZ, UAZ-452, UAZ-469, tractor), trucks of 10 tons; it is also used for passers-by and horse riders.


Budget review

Budget item

Costs in US$



Wood (was supplied by local forestry)






Development and survey works:




Exchange rate of Som/US$: 42,6/1

Costs were covered by users themselves account for US1453,00$

Project evaluation by the CAMP
  1. Location plan (outline)
  2. Detailed budget in Soms
  3. Additional photographs
  4. Agreement regarding the activities to be implemented by users themselves