Our staff is a strong and friendly team of hard-working professionals. Our passion to traveling to remote areas unites us in our mutual aim to provide our customers with unforgettable and very special holiday. If you join us in wild area trips you will feel yourself in a pleasant company of people from different countries, accompanied by friendly staff. Many of our customers became our friends.
Mikhail, our principal, has guided our very first groups to Mt Elbrus at the beginning of 90's. Has got his bachelor’s degree in landscape studies at St. Petersburg State University. For several years he has worked for the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute, the Institute of Geography, participated in and arranged numerous expeditions to many remote areas. He has been operating in tourist business since 1989.
Andrei is also the founder of our company. Having graduated St. Petersburg State University as a cartographer, for several years Andrei worked as a research fellow and expeditions manager in geographical research institutions. Trekking, skiing and white water rafting was a hobby that transformed into expertise knowledge of these activities and the mountainous areas. Andrei has got certificates and qualifications in international schools of adventure activities and medical aid. He supervises numerous wilderness programs.
Victor took part in numerous ascents of Elbrus and other mountains in the Caucasus - in Adylsu, Adyrsu, Bezengi, Arhyz, Dombai, Aksaut, Maruha, Uzunkol. He is an expert in skiing, ski-touring in the Adyrsu Valley. Apart from the Caucasus Viktor has been guiding in the Kola Peninsula and the Pamirs.
Irina has 30-years mountaineering and 13 years guiding experience. She is an expert in ski-touring, trekking, climbing. She is working in the Caucasus (Elbrus, Adyrsu, Adylsu, Dombay, Bezenghi, Arhyz), Carpathian mountains and Crimea.
Anna has been climbing and mountaineering in Russia, in the territory of former USSR and around the world since university time, and started to organize expeditions since 2009. Interests: rock-climbing, high altitude climbing, travel to remote destinations. She is working as a guide in climbing tours, ski-tour, trekking and cycling tours. She knows such regions as the Caucasus (Elbrus, Bezenghi, Arhyz), Altai mountains, Kamchatka, Tadjikystan (Pamir,Fany mountains) Kyrgistan (Tian Shan), Kazakhstan, China (Qionglai Mountains in Western Chin), Georgia (Svanetia), Patagonia (Argentina, Chile), Marocco (Atlas Mountains)