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Mt Elbrus: 5675m: Russia Late Season Climb


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This mountain does not require Climb Mt Elbrus: Highest Peak in Europe (2nd of the 7 Summits)

This mountain is in many ways easier than Kilimanjaro, don’t let the snow and ‘technical’ intimidated you. You do not need any prior mountain or technical experience, and you do not need to buy any special gear as all of it can be rented on site. You can even rent the clothing and its good quality! Even so, you do need to be fit! Luckily we offer trekking every weekend to get you ready.

We offer FREE training every weekend until departure to ensure that you are ready to climb.

3. FLIGHTS
The flights are on Fly Dubai and cost 366 USD. A special fare sale is usually offered in March so don’t buy them just yet.
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Day 1: Arrival on August 25 early morning.
Drive to Baksan Valley, arrive by 10 am. Acclimatization walk to Waterfall at 2000 m. Return to hotel.
Day 2: Hike to Cheget Peak (3725m)
Wake up: 630 am. Departure from hotel: 730 am
After an early breakfast, we will hike using the chairlifts to start and reach Cheget Peak. Return to hotel.
Day 3: Transfer to Barrel Huts. Acclimatization to 4850m
Wake up: 630 am. Departure from hotel: 730 am
After an early breakfast, we will carry our things up to the barrels and get tucked in for the rest of the week. We will do an acclimatization hike in the afternoon, weather permitting, to reach 4850m.
Day 4 Snow, Ice - Self-arrest Training Day/ Acclimatization
Wake up: 730 am. Departure from hotel: 830 am
Relaxing day to only accomplish our training and rest. Day 5 Early Morning Summit Bid (weather window 1)
Wake up: 330 am. Departure from hotel: 430 am
Today is the day. We will wake up in the middle of the night, get our gear on and head up on the Snow Cat by 430 to reach 4850m. We will continue our ascent in a tight group, staying together at all times. Day 6: Summit Bid Window 2)
Wake up: 330 am. Departure from barrels: 430 am (double summit bid)
Wake up 800 am.  Departure from barrels to hotel: 9 am

COST: 7000 DH including flights

There are no refunds. If you join and cannot attend for any reason, you will lose your money.

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