altay mountains :
- n a mountain range in central Asia that extends a thousand miles from Kazakhstan eastward into western Mongolia and northern China
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- Throwback Thursday
In an area of the Altay Mountains near China’s borders with Mongolia and Kazakhstan, several ethnic groups use the same ancient form of ski. Hewn from red spruce wood, the skis have horsehair on the bottom for uphill climbing.
Jan. 22, 2014 - Jackson Hole News & Guide