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


Bridge location:

A bridge is situated in south of Kyzylsuu village in the Kichikyzylsuu canyon. There are 32 km between the bridge and Kyzylsuu village.

Corresponding number on the general plan: № 58.

Administrative area: Zhetyoguz district of Issyk-Kul region.

River name: Kichikyzylsuu


Actual condition of the bridge/road

The local population needed a construction of new wood bridge with the length 8 m, the width 5 m across the Kichikyzylsuu River.

Coverage of high mountain pastures

The bridge gives local people an access to the high mountainous regions for using them as the pastures for cattle. The location is used for grazing, haying and preparing of timber.

Actual users on the location

The main users of the bridge are: local population of Zhetyoguz, Zheledube, Taldybulak, Kyzylsuu and Svetlaya Polyana villages and tourists.

Other potentialities for the use of the location

With the renovated bridge there are potentialities for different income generating activities as beekeeping, harvesting of medicinal herbs.

Bridge operation

The daily carrying capacity of the bridge is about 10 cars (Ural, GAZ-53, KAMAZ, UAZ, tractor), trucks of 10tons; 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 US722,00$

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