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Mount Kamar is a 3.1 mile out and back trail located near Sipan, Aragatsotn, Armenia that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for downhill skiing.

Length 3.1 mi Elevation gain 1,538 ft Route type Out & Back

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Description of the trail In the north of Aragatsotn Marz, there is an amazing mountain ski trail with indescribable mountain views. This route will start from Sipan village, at 2100 m height. A few hundred meters away from the village, you will be approaching the mountain. The route is marked up to 2600 m above the Mount Kamar. If the snow is sufficiently abundant, continuing to the peak, 2738 m, is recommended. During the landing, the four-mile Mount Aragats will be in front of you. Aragatsotn Marz, the Pambak sierra and roads are a real sightseeing destinations for visitors and guests on the way back. Description of the Monuments Mount Kamar is one of the highest peaks of the Pambak sierra, with a height of 2738 m. It is located in Aragatsotn Marz, 3 km northwest from Sipan village. Sipan village is located on the southern slopes of the Pambak Sierra at 2100 m above sea level. The winters are durable, cold, and with stable snow cover. The summers are hot and relatively humid. On the way back it is recommended you visit the Armenian Alphabet Monument, Saghmosavank, Hovhannavank Monasteries, and other sights of Aragatsotn marz. Fauna In winter bears, wolves, foxes, and wild rabbits are sometimes encountered on the slopes of the mountains. Security issues Mobile connections are available from Sipan village to the highest point of Mount Kamar by Viva Cell-Mts․ In the case of accident 911 rescue services function operates in Armenia. Beware of dogs in the village. Trail technical parameters Best period: January, February, March Distance: 72 km from Yerevan, by taxi Duration: 1 hour 17 min Cost: 7,200-7,500 AMD Ski trail length: 7.5 km Ski run: 2 hours 50 min Height from sea level: 2100-2738m The best drink is hot tea. How to get to the trail To reach the above mentioned trail, you should start in Sipan village of Aragatsotn Marz. The most convenient option is to take a taxi. Taxies throughout Armenia are quite affordable. Please use the taxies with counters are installed.

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