TWO SUMMITS CLIMB

Mts. Kazbek + Elbrus

Mts. Kazbek + Elbrus

TWO SUMMITS CLIMB
This is the most exciting and eventful expedition to the highest Caucasus peaks. The adventure starts in Georgia and finishes in Balkaria (Russia).

Get a taste of high-mountain adventure on your summer vacation!

Guaranteed Dates
for Summer 2018

We will climb Mt. Elbrus with any number of participants, 10 people per group maximum. Only a hurricane can stop us!

August 10 — August 24

August 18 — September 1

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Pricing Info

€990

€890 - special price for those who pay before January 31, 2018
€1,990 - private group tours, on request
Special price for groups (4 people minimum) on request
Price includes

  • 2 experienced mountain guides
  • packhorse to carry your luggage to the Weather station
  • accommodation at a family guest house in Pyatigorsk
  • accommodation at a family guest house in Stepantsminda
  • accommodation at a family hotel in Terskol
  • accommodation in a tent at base camps
  • accommodation in heated Garabashi huts
  • transfer from Stepantsminda to Terskol
  • breakfast and dinner at Garabashi mountain huts
  • unlimited access to hot water for personal vacuum flasks
  • climbing equipment (helmet, harness, carabiners, ice axes, ice screw, safety leash)
  • climbing permit from the Prielbrusye National Park
  • photo and video footage
Price does not include

  • flights to Tbilisi (Georgia TBS)
  • return flight from Mineralnye Vody (MRV Russia)
  • Russian visa
  • taxi from the Tbilisi airport to Stepantsminda (€50)
  • compulsory climbing insurance
  • dinners in Stepantsminda (€50 in total)
  • dinners in Terskol and Pyatigorsk (€50-80 in total)
  • ski-lift to Garabashi (€15)
  • rental mountaineering boots and crampons (€150, as necessary)
  • snacks (chocolate, nuts, energy gels)
  • souvenirs and Georgian wine
We make an agreement and send you a 50% advance payment invoice - this is a guarantee of your participation. You should pay the rest 30 days before the start of the expedition. You can only pay by card, we do not accept cash.
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How to get to Stepantsminda?

Click the button below to find the step-by-step guide and the Tbilisi metro map.

The Route

First we climb Kazbek (Georgia)...
Day 1, Saturday
Stepantsminda, group meeting
Day 2, Sunday
Hike to Zelenaya hotel
Day 3, Monday
Hike to an old weather station
Day 4, Tuesday
Circular hike to the glacier, up to 4,300m
Day 5, Wednesday
Rest day, Meteostantsia mountain hut (the old weather station)
Day 6, Thursday
First attempt to climb Kazbek
Day 7, Friday
Descend to Stepantsminda / second attempt
Day 8, Saturday
Rest / Descend to Stepantsminda
....and then we travel to Elbrus (Russia)
Day 9, Sunday
Cross the Georgia-Russia border. Travel to Terskol through the Verkhniy Lars border checkpoint
Day 10, Monday
Ascend to the Garabashi mountain huts (3,800m). Circular hike.
Day 11, Tuesday
Rest day. A good night's rest is necessary before the summit day
День 12, среда
First attempt to climb the Elbrus west summit (5,642m)
Day 13, Thursday
Second attempt / move to Pyatigorsk
Day 14, Friday
The final day. Shopping for souvenirs. Dinner at a restaurant in the afternoon
Day 15, Saturday
Flights home
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Gear List

It's better to have your own clothing and boots! But you can always rent any missing gear.
You'll need
  • passport with a valid Russian visa
  • money for personal expenses in Georgia and Russia (€300-400
  • wide brimmed hat
  • lightweight trekking trousers (basic)
  • midlayer top and bottom (Polartec or fleece)
  • thermal underwear, 2 sets
  • quality hiking socks, 5 pairs
  • casual socks, 4 pairs
  • fleece hat without a pompom (worn under a helmet) and fleece or Lycra liner gloves (should fit inside the mitten system)
  • synthetic balaclava or neoprene ski mask (good wind protection)
  • 4 t-shirts
  • 6 pairs of underwear
  • high-ankled hiking boots
  • lightweight CROCS-style footwear for rest and day-to-day wear
  • UV 400 protection sunglasses with a strap and a hard case
  • 1 litre vacuum flask
  • 50 SPF sun cream in a compact tube
  • moisturizing hand cream in a compact tube and toilet articles (compactly packed)
  • Shoe deodorant spray
  • headlamp with an additional set of batteries
  • hiking backpack (35 - 40 litres)
  • climbing backpack (85-100 litres)
  • lightweight self-inflating mat
Rentals available
  • sleeping bag with -5°...-9°C comfort rating
  • down jacket with a hood, must fit comfortably over other layers of clothing
  • breathable Gore-tex shell-type parka with a hood and adjustable Velcro cuffs
  • breathable softshell windproof trousers with side zippers, big enough to fit over other layers
  • plastic mountaineering boots and crampons
  • ski goggles (for use at night and wind protection)
  • trekking poles
You'll need

  • passport with a valid Russian visa
  • money for personal expenses in Georgia and Russia (€300-400
  • wide brimmed hat
  • lightweight trekking trousers (basic)
  • midlayer top and bottom (Polartec or fleece)
  • thermal underwear, 2 sets
  • quality hiking socks, 5 pairs
  • casual socks, 4 pairs
  • fleece hat without a pompom (worn under a helmet) and fleece or Lycra liner gloves (should fit inside the mitten system)
  • synthetic balaclava or neoprene ski mask (good wind protection)
  • 4 t-shirts
  • 6 pairs of underwear
  • high-ankled hiking boots
  • lightweight CROCS-style footwear for rest and day-to-day wear
  • UV 400 protection sunglasses with a strap and a hard case
  • 1 litre vacuum flask
  • 50 SPF sun cream in a compact tube
  • moisturizing hand cream in a compact tube and toilet articles (compactly packed)
  • Shoe deodorant spray
  • headlamp with an additional set of batteries
  • hiking backpack (35 - 40 litres)
  • climbing backpack (85-100 litres)
  • lightweight self-inflating mat
Rentals available

  • sleeping bag with -5°...-9°C comfort rating
  • down jacket with a hood, must fit comfortably over other layers of clothing
  • breathable Gore-tex shell-type parka with a hood and adjustable Velcro cuffs
  • breathable softshell windproof trousers with side zippers, big enough to fit over other layers
  • plastic mountaineering boots and crampons
  • ski goggles (for use at night and wind protection)
  • trekking poles

Acclimatization

The issue of acclimatization is very important when climbing two peaks in a short period of time. Follow the links below to have a close look at the acclimatization graphs.
Our Guides
Maxim Ivanov
Lead guide
  • Age: 39 y.o.
  • Climbing experience: Elbrus, 4 and 5 grade skiing expeditions in the Sayan mountains, whitewater rafting along Karelian rivers and 5 high-altitude expeditions in the Western Himalayas
  • Preferences: taking care of accommodations, camp living conditions, health of the group and tasty food:-)
Dmitri Klimenko
Lead guide
  • Age: 31 y.o.
  • Climbing experience: Elbrus, Kazbek, 3 Tibetan expeditions to Kailash, 5 Himalayan climbs to Island Peak, Mera Peak and Lobuche Peak, the mountainous part of Norway and trekking at Mount Everest, Annapurna and Langtanga (the Himalayas)
  • Preferences: slow ascent with gradual group acclimatization
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+7 921 435 9457
© elbrus.guide 2006-2018
The Time of Adventures, private travel club
TIN 7805394946