Tour Duration: 9 Days
For: Amateur Climbers
ABOUT MT. ELBRUS 5642 m.
Mt. Elbrus- Highest two head mountain of Europe. It is in central Caucasus region in Russian Federation. west summit is 5642 m and east summit 5621 m. Easiest way in a summit is a 2A grade. One of difficulty thing is his high altitude . But all members with good physical condition and good acclimatization can climb on summit. First ascent was made in 1829
|June: 26.06 - 04.07||July: 03-11; 10-18; 17 -25; 24.07 -01.08||August: 31.07-08.08; 7-15; 14-22; 21-29; 28.08-05.09|
PROGRAM OF ASCENSION TO MOUNTAIN ELBRUS 5642M.
Day 1 – Meet at MinVodi Airport and transfer to a hotel in Terskol.180 km, 3,5 - 4 hour. Night in the hotel. (- / - / D)
Day 2 – Acclimatization day. Trekking to Cheget peak (3000m) Walkin time about 5 hours. You can appreciate a panoramic view of the Baksan valley and Mt.Elbrus. Night in the hotel in Village Terskol. (B / L / D)
Day 3 - Transfer to the lift station Azau. We take a lifts up to the Garabashi lift station (3870m). Check into the Refuge.(3900m). Acclimatization walk to 4100m. till Priutt 11 Refuge Overnight in the hut. (B / L / D)
Day 4 - Acclimatization. This day we will hike to 4700m to the top of the Pastukhov Rocks. Overnight in the hut. (B / L / D)
Day 5 – Rest day. Training on the glacier during which time we will practice skills necessary to climb to the summit (rope work, ice axe etc.) (B / L / D)
Day 6 - Summit Day. We will start very early about 1 AM. Using headlamps we make our way to the Pastukhov Rocks where we stop for a short rest and some drinks. Deadline till about 12 PM. The more difficult parts are located higher the Saddle, altitude 5350-5600m. In the end of our way is the wide Plato where usually is very windy and finally the Summit! Descent to the hut. Overnight in the hut. (B / L / D)
Day 7 - Descend to the hotel. Reserve day. If you stay at the mount hut this day it is to be paid extra. (B / L / D)
Day 8 - Reserve. Hike in the Baksan valley. (B / L / D)
Day 9 - Breakfast at the Hotel. Transfer to Min Vodi Airport. (- / - / -)
|850 € - Per person|
|PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:|
Personal Climbing equipment:
Group Climbing equipment:
- We can organize any personal variant for the Mt. Elbrus program at group’s request for individual program.
Guides’ equipment include: climbing equipment, GPS navigation, 2 way radio, mobile phone, satellite phone, first aid kit for the mountains)
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