The film tells about a horse-pacer and its owner - an old Sayapker. Kyrgyz SSR. Mountain landscape of the Tien Shan. A herd of horses grazes in the valley. An elderly male Sayapker is cleaning a horse; puts a blanket on a horse; passes with a horse among the autumn trees; rides a horse through the valley. Sayapker's workshop: tools on the shelves; bake; bellows for blowing air into the oven. A sayapker in a workshop pours molten metal into a mold; processes a metal part on an anvil, in a vice; makes equipment for a horse. Abandoned racetrack: empty stands; grassy benches.