Elbrus expeditions. Trekking and ski-touring in the Mount Elbrus area. Caucasus Mountains, Russia. Mt Elbrus climb. gb@geographicbureau.com phone: +7 812 2305794 fax: +7 812 2304576 Postal address: 197110, P.O.Box 162, St Petersburg, Russia

Over 25 years experience

Elbrus Climb - 8 days

  • DEPARTURES: 13.07.2019, 03.08.2019, 24.08.2019
  • FROM-TO: Mineralnye Vody
  • DAYS: 8
  • Price in EURO: 890

OUTLINE ITINERARY

The following itinerary is a working guide only and might be a subject to change due to local conditions, weather and governmental restrictions

Day 1
Arrive in Mineralnye Vody. Transfer to Baksan Valley in Elbrus area. Hotel at 2100m.

Day 2
Acclimatisation walk to the Cheget shoulder, 3100m. Magnificent viewpoints over Elbrus. Return to hotel.

Day 3
Drive to Azau Cable Ways station. Lift up to 3800m. Acclimatisation walk up to 4200-4400m. Night in a mountain hut at 3800-3900m.

Day 4
Acclimatisation walk to Pastukhova Rocks, up to ca. 4800m. Return to the hut.

Day 5
Attempt on Elbrus.

Day 6
Spare day to attempt on Elbrus*.

Day 7
Descend by cable ways and drive back to the hotel in Baksan Valley. Hotel.

Day 8
Drive to Mineralnye Vody airport for the flight home.