The group of the 7 Summits Club "It's better from above" climbed to the village of Phakding in excellent weather

The guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from Nepal: Namaste to everyone from Nepal from the group "It's better from above"! After we successfully arrived in Lukla, then we went to the village of Phakding, which is three ... read more

The guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from Nepal:

Namaste to everyone from Nepal from the group "It's better from above"!  After we successfully arrived in Lukla, then we went to the village of Phakding, which is three hours from Lukla.  The weather is beautiful, and throughout the journey we admired the mountain views surrounding us. Tomorrow we will go to Namche Bazaar, the capital of the Sherpas.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit!!! The group of the 7 Summits Club "Mad Chanterelles" climbed to the top of Elbrus on the second reserve day!

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region from the group "Mad Chanterelles ". Having made an attempt to climb on the reserve day, we only reached the Saddle. Therefore, it was ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region from the group "Mad Chanterelles ". Having made an attempt to climb on the reserve day, we only reached the Saddle. Therefore, it was decided to try to climb the Western Peak on Sunday. The weather turned out to be perfect today. And we got up at dawn on the summit and enjoyed the views of the surrounding area.

 

 

 

 

 

The group of the 7 Summits Club climbed to the Pastukhov Rocks

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. Today is the final day of acclimatization. We went up to 4500m, to the bottom of the Pastukhov Rocks. Strong wind and fresh snow made ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region. Today is the final day of acclimatization. We went up to 4500m, to the bottom of the Pastukhov Rocks. Strong wind and fresh snow made our ascent more difficult, but we coped with the task. Tomorrow we rest and prepare for the summit climb, as well as monitor the weather for the coming days.

 

 

 

 

 

The new group of the 7 Summits Club began acclimatization before climbing Elbrus

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. The program of acclimatization and preparation for the ascent of Elbrus of a new group has begun. Today we climbed to a height of 2700 ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region. The program of acclimatization and preparation for the ascent of Elbrus of a new group has begun.  Today we climbed to a height of 2700 meters on the slope of Mount Cheget.  The path passed along a forest path, which then turned into a zone of alpine meadows.  In the afternoon, we rented the necessary equipment and prepared for the ascent to the refuge National Park.

 

 

 

 

 

Summit!  The group of the 7 Summits Club "Shine Sparkle" made a successful ascent on the summit of Mount Elbrus

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. The wind vs. the group "Shine Sparkle". Another cyclone brought with it a strong wind, gusts reached 60 km/h during the ascent to the ... read more

 A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region. The wind vs. the group "Shine Sparkle". Another cyclone brought with it a strong wind, gusts reached 60 km/h during the ascent to the top.  But at the summit of Elbrus, the wind died down, and we were able to enjoy the beauty of the panorama of the Main Caucasian Ridge.  Guides Berezin&Dorojukov.

 

       

 

 

 

 

The group of the 7 Summits Club "Shine Sparkle" climbed to the Pastukhov Rocks area and completed acclimatization rotations

The guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. The group "Shine Sparkle " today made an acclimatization rotation to the Pastukhov Rocks. In the Elbrus region, the weather is now ... read more

The guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region.  The group "Shine Sparkle " today made an acclimatization rotation to the Pastukhov Rocks. In the Elbrus region, the weather is now changing from summer to winter. And we felt all the features of this transition for ourselves. Therefore, we put on warm thermal underwear and took warm down jackets with them, which they put on already above 4200. These things turned out to be not superfluous in the end.  Tomorrow we have a rest day and preparation for the Elbrus ascent according to the program. Guides Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov.

 

 

 

 

 

 

A new group of the 7 Summits Club has begun preparations for climbing Elbrus

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region News of the Elbrus region from the group "Shine Sparkle". A large friendly company began to acclimatize and prepare for the ascent on Elbrus. In the plans of ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region

News of the Elbrus region from the group "Shine Sparkle".  A large friendly company began to acclimatize and prepare for the ascent on Elbrus. In the plans of the training program, we have climbed to a height of 2700 m today. Autumn abruptly came into its own.  The heavy rain and the sharply falling air temperature reminded us that the first autumn month had already arrived. Tomorrow we are going to the refuge National Park, where we will continue to acclimatize. Guides of the group Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov.

 And we also celebrated Denis Dmitrov's birthday today.

The 7 Summits Club joins the congratulations!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! The group of the 7 Summits Club made an ascent от the Western Peak of Mount Elbrus in difficult weather conditions

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. Today, our group made an ascent on the Western peak of Elbrus. Autumn has already come into its own, which means that you can't expect ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region.  Today, our group made an ascent on the Western peak of Elbrus. Autumn has already come into its own, which means that you can't expect good weather. The wind along the summit exceeded 50 km per hour. Therefore, the photos at the top were mostly in a safe sitting position. Also, because of the wind, it was not possible to unfurl the flags. Now the whole group is at the refuge, packing their bags and preparing to descend into civilization.  Guides Berezin &Dorojukov.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The group of the 7 Summits Club made the final acclimatization rotation to the Pastukhov Rocks

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. As planned, today we went to the Pastukhov Rocks. A cold westerly wind blew above 4200, so we had to warm up, up to large down ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region.  As planned, today we went to the Pastukhov Rocks. A cold westerly wind blew above 4200, so we had to warm up, up to large down jackets. The route to the Rocks was completely deprived of snow, so yesterday's classes of movement in crampons were very useful. Tomorrow we rest, prepare for the ascent. Guides Berezin&Dorojukov.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The group of the 7 Summits Club held training sessions on the slopes of Elbrus

The guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. Today we went up to the National Park refuge, where we stayed in comfortable houses. After we had tea, we went to snow and ice ... read more

The guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region. Today we went up to the National Park refuge, where we stayed in comfortable houses. After we had tea, we went to snow and ice training sessions.  On the slopes of Elbrus, we mastered the skills of self-arrest with an ice axe and moving in crampons on ice. Tomorrow we go to the Pastukhov Rocks. Guides Berezin&Dorojukov.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The new group of the 7 Summits Club made the first acclimatization rotation to the slopes of Cheget

The guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: Yesterday the band members arrived at the hotel, and today we went to the slopes of Cheget, where we began to acclimatize. Our path today ran first through the ... read more

The guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

Yesterday the band members arrived at the hotel, and today we went to the slopes of Cheget, where we began to acclimatize. Our path today ran first through the forest, then the ascent took place in the area of the famous Alpine meadows.  After a short rest in the Ai cafe, we went down to the hotel, had lunch, and went to the rental point for the missing equipment.  Tomorrow we are going up to the shelter, where we will live for a few days and prepare for the ascent. The guides of the group are Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit!  Three small groups of the 7 Summits Club made a successful ascent on the summit of Elbrus

Three teams of the 7 Summits Club have climbed the Western Peak of Elbrus! The weather conditions were difficult, but the participants and guides went to the end and reached the top. The guides of the 7 Summits Club were Andrey Berezin, ... read more

Three teams of the 7 Summits Club have climbed the Western Peak of Elbrus! The weather conditions were difficult, but the participants and guides went to the end and reached the top.  The guides of the 7 Summits Club were Andrey Berezin, Alexander Dorojukov and Nikita Slotin, worked with these groups.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit!  The group of the 7 Summits Club "Literary Circle" made an ascent on the summit of Elbrus in severe weather conditions

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region from the group "Literary Circle". In difficult weather conditions, having made an attempt a day earlier, our group climbed on the top of ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region from the group "Literary Circle". In difficult weather conditions, having made an attempt a day earlier, our group climbed on the top of Elbrus. A strong gusty wind at the summit could not prevent us from reaching our goal, namely the highest point in Europe, the Western peak of Elbrus.

 

 

 

Two new groups of the 7 Summits Club have begun preparations for climbing Elbrus on the slopes of Mount Cheget

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club started their acclimatization program on the slopes of Mount Cheget today. Guides Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov. The weather was great, it was a little hot. Beauty, mountains, landscapes. The ... read more

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club started their acclimatization program on the slopes of Mount Cheget today.   Guides Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov.  The weather was great, it was a little hot.  Beauty, mountains, landscapes. The participants of the groups climbed first along the path in the forest, then went out into the zone of alpine meadows. They finished the climb near the Ai cafe. Tomorrow it is planned to go to the slopes of Elbrus.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! The group of the 7 Summits Club "Gift of Fate" successfully completed the ascent on Elbrus

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. The group "Gift of Fate" today climbed the summit of Mont Elbrus. The weather was perfect and we had fantastic views of the ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region. The group "Gift of Fate" today climbed the summit of Mont Elbrus.  The weather was perfect and we had fantastic views of the surrounding area.

 

 

 

The group of the 7 Summits Club "Gift of Fate" climbed to the Pastukhov Rocks. Next - rest and storming the summit

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region from the group "Gift of Fate". Today, in preparation for the ascent, we visited the Pastukhov Rocks, where we spent some time for ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region from the group "Gift of Fate". Today, in preparation for the ascent, we visited the Pastukhov Rocks, where we spent some time for acclimatization and took some photos. Tomorrow we will rest and prepare for the ascent on Elbrus.

 

 

 

 

 

 

A new group of the 7 Summits Club began the acclimatization rotation before climbing Elbrus

A Guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region from a new group called "The Gift of Fate". The group arrived in the Elbrus region yesterday, and began to acclimatize. Today we walked ... read more

A Guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region from a new group called "The Gift of Fate". The group arrived in the Elbrus region yesterday, and began to acclimatize. Today we walked along a beautiful forest path to the Ai cafe on Cheget Mountain. It rained all night, so the whole forest was wet and damp. At the same time, when the sun came out in the morning, there was no "steam room". After going up to the Ai cafe, we ordered hychins and chebureks, which we had a snack with, acclimatizing along the way. The return journey took place along a technical road, which was laid for the maintenance of the cable car. Tomorrow we are going up to the refuge National Park, where we will continue preparing for the ascent.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! The group of the 7 Summits Club made an ascent on Elbrus

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. The group of the 7 Summits Club climbed on the Western Peak of Mount Elbrus. The forecast for the ascent did not come true in our ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

News of the Elbrus region.  The group of the 7 Summits Club climbed on the Western Peak of Mount Elbrus. The forecast for the ascent did not come true in our favor, the promised wind rose only closer to lunch, when we were already packing things at the refuger. And when descending on the cable car, we got caught in the rain and in a giant queue for the cable car, because of a thunderstorm, the cable car did not work. This was the end of our non-standard adventures. We returned to the hotel, where in the evening we congratulated all the participants on their successful ascent. The guides of the group are Andrey Berezin and Dmitry Semenov.

 

 

 

 

 

A large group of the 7 Summits Club, the Cogs climbed to the Pastukhov Rocks and completed the acclimatization cycle

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region: Our group continues acclimatization and preparation for the ascent on Elbrus. Today, in the preparation plans, we made an ascent to the Pastukhov Rocks. Since ... read more

A guide of the 7 Summits Club Andrey Berezin reports from the Elbrus region:

Our group continues acclimatization and preparation for the ascent on Elbrus. Today, in the preparation plans, we made an ascent to the Pastukhov Rocks. Since everything is melting a lot now, the relief of the slope is changing a lot, there are streams and rivulets on the way.  But all this is only up to 4400 meters, above, to the Pastukhov rocks, the slope has hardly changed. After two hours of climbing, the weather began to deteriorate and then all the warm clothes that we took with us to the exit came in handy: down jackets, mittens, and ski masks. After spending about an hour at an altitude of 4500 meters, we took a few photos, after which we went to the refuge, where a delicious lunch was waiting for us.  Tomorrow we rest and prepare for the ascent.  The guides of the group are Andrey Berezin and Dmitry Semenov.

 

 

 

 

Summit! The group of the 7 Summits Club "Creative Ermines" made an ascent on the Mount of Elbrus

Andrey Berezin, a guide of the 7 Summits Club, reports from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region from the group "Creative ermines". Early this morning, our group in full force climbed to the top of Elbrus. From there we had amazing ... read more

Andrey Berezin, a guide of the 7 Summits Club, reports from the Elbrus region:
News of the Elbrus region from the group "Creative ermines". Early this morning, our group in full force climbed to the top of Elbrus. From there we had amazing views, as the weather was perfect today: calm and clear. The entire Main Caucasian Ridge, the Northern Elbrus region, as well as Georgia were visible. Such a beautiful morning today we met at the summit of Elbrus. The guides of the group are Andrey Berezin and Alexey Lonchinsky.