The group of the 7 Summits Club "Viva Elbrus" climbed until the Pastukhov Rocks area and completed the acclimatization rotation

News of the Elbrus region. The group "Viva Elbrus" climbed the Pastukhov Rocks today. We reached only the lower rocks. At this time, the weather began to deteriorate, a thunderstorm was beginning, so we decided to go down to the ... read more

News of the Elbrus region.  The group "Viva Elbrus" climbed the Pastukhov Rocks today. We reached only  the lower rocks.   At this time, the weather began to deteriorate, a thunderstorm was beginning, so we decided to go down to the shelter.  Tomorrow, according to the plan, is a day of rest and preparation for the ascent.

The guides of the group are Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov.

 

 

 

 

 

The team of the 7 Summits Club under the leadership of Alexander Abramov made the first acclimatization rotation

The 7 Summits Club guide Nikita Slotin from Kyrgyzstan: Hello to all from the Pamir from the group "Hi Mountain Fever"! Today we made an acclimatization rotation exit to the height of 4000 meters on the crest of Petrovsky peak. We admired ... read more

The 7 Summits Club guide Nikita Slotin from Kyrgyzstan:

 Hello to all from the Pamir from the group "Hi Mountain Fever"! Today we made an acclimatization rotation exit to the height of 4000 meters on the crest of Petrovsky peak. We admired the views of valleys, lakes and snow-white peaks, the weather was favorable for us! Everyone is in a fighting mood and ready to move on. Tomorrow we go to the First camp! In the meantime, we are listening to the songs of one of our participants, Peter, about the mountains! And, of course, the stories of our leader Alexander Abramov about climbing Mount Everest!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The group of the 7 Summits Club "Viva Elbrus" climbed to the refuge and held snow and ice training sessions

Andrey Berezin, the main guide of the 7 Summits Club in Elbrus region: The group "Viva Elbrus" today went up to the refuge National Park, where we stay in comfortable houses. After that, we went to snow and ice training in the area of ... read more

 Andrey Berezin, the main guide of the 7 Summits Club in Elbrus region: The group "Viva Elbrus" today went up to the refuge National Park, where we stay in comfortable houses.   After that, we went to snow and ice training in the area of the Refuge 11, the height of 4100 meters. There, the participants mastered the skills of self-arrest with the help of an ice axe and movement on fixed ropes, as well as movement in crampons. Tomorrow, according to the plan, we are going to the Pastukhov Rocks. The guides of the group are Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club came to the base camp Lenin Peak

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club arrived by bus from the city of Osh to the base camp under Lenin Peak. One group is led by guides Alex Abramov and Nikita Slotin. The other one will work under the leadership of Vladimir Kotlyar. Guide ... read more

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club arrived by bus from the city of Osh to the base camp under Lenin Peak. One group is led by guides Alex Abramov and Nikita Slotin. The other one will work under the leadership of Vladimir Kotlyar.

Guide Nikita Slotin: The camp met us with marmots, rain and rainbows, and, of course, magnificent views of the mountains! We spent several hours on the road and here we are, happy, contented, breathing the freshness of nature! And we also admire the Edelweiss! Tomorrow, according to the plan, a walk to the crest of Petrovsky peak. We hope for the sun!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The new group of the 7 Summits Club was named "Viva Elbrus" and made an acclimatization rotation to Mount Cheget

Andrey Berezin, guide of the 7 Summits Club, from the Elbrus region: The group "Viva Elbrus" went to acclimatization on Mount Cheget. Today it was summer hot even on the high slopes of Cheget. The pine forest was replaced by alpine meadows ... read more

Andrey Berezin, guide of the 7 Summits Club, from the Elbrus region: The group "Viva Elbrus" went to acclimatization on Mount Cheget.  Today it was summer hot even on the high slopes of Cheget. The pine forest was replaced by alpine meadows with their various grasses. Along the way, we admired the views of Elbrus, which was perfectly visible today. Tomorrow we will move to the Refuge National Park, where we will continue preparing for the ascent of Elbrus. The guides of the group are Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Excellent weather greeted the expedition of the 7 Summits Club in the city of Osh. Photos from a walk on Mount Suleiman

The 7 Summits Club Guide Nikita Slotin from Kyrgyzstan: Two large groups of the 7 Summits Club are located in the Kyrgyz city of Osh. One group is led by guides Alex Abramov and Nikita Slotin. The other one will work under the leadership ... read more

The 7 Summits Club Guide Nikita Slotin from Kyrgyzstan:

Two large groups of the 7 Summits Club are located in the Kyrgyz city of Osh. One group is led by guides Alex Abramov and Nikita Slotin. The other one will work under the leadership of Vladimir Kotlyar. Today, the participants of the expedition devoted their walks to the surroundings of the city of Osh. We visited the museum, went up Mount Suleiman, climbed the grottoes. The weather is excellent, the Moscow heat is behind us. A light breeze, accompanied by a refreshing rain, contributed to a good mood!

We are preparing, packing our things and tomorrow we will move to the base camp under Lenin Peak! The participants are looking forward to the views of the snow-capped peaks.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The expedition of the 7 Summits Club on Lenin Peak has started, our guides have arrived in the city of Osh

Nikita Slotin, guide of the 7 Summits Club from Kyrgyzstan: Soft landing in the city of Osh. The team of guides of the 7 Summits Club has arrived in Kyrgyzstan. We are preparing to meet groups, get acquainted with the local cuisine, ... read more

Nikita Slotin, guide of the 7 Summits Club from Kyrgyzstan:

Soft landing in the city of Osh. The team of guides of the 7 Summits Club has arrived in Kyrgyzstan. We are preparing to meet groups, get acquainted with the local cuisine, explore the surroundings, relax after the flight. And, of course, we eat pilaf! We are waiting for the first guests tomorrow! Guides Alexander Abramov, Nikita Slotin, Maria Besogonova.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! Two groups of the 7 Summits Club made successful ascents on Elbrus

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club climbed the Western peak of Elbrus. The weather was beautiful today. There was an absolute calm at the top. However, the views of the Main Caucasian Ridge were covered by clouds that were lower than Elbrus. ... read more

 Two groups of the 7 Summits Club climbed the Western peak of Elbrus. The weather was beautiful today. There was an absolute calm at the top. However, the views of the Main Caucasian Ridge were covered by clouds that were lower than Elbrus. The guides of the groups were Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maxim Shakirov and the group of the 7 Summits Club "For Narzan" open new season on the Northern side of Elbrus

Maxim Shakirov, guide of the 7 Summits Club, from the Northern Elbrus region: Greetings to everyone from the Emmanuel glade from the group "For Narzan" and its guide Max Shakirov! Today, our program of climbing Elbrus from the North began. ... read more

Maxim Shakirov, guide of the 7 Summits Club, from the Northern Elbrus region: Greetings to everyone from the Emmanuel glade from the group "For Narzan" and its guide Max Shakirov!

Today, our program of climbing Elbrus from the North began. Having overcome the route Moscow-Min.Vody-Pyatigorsk-Kislovodsk, we finally got to the height of 2500 meters and settled in the refuge "Nalp".

From here, all our further movements to the mark of 5621 meters (Eastern Peak of Elbrus) will take place without the participation of any vehicles. After completing this long day with a short walk to the spring and a delicious dinner, we rest and prepare for tomorrow's “Mushrooms” trip.

 

 

 

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club held training sessions on the snowy slopes of Elbrus

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club continue their acclimatization rotation in the Elbrus area with guides Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov. On the second day, all two groups went by cable car to the Refuge National Park. The weather in ... read more

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club continue their acclimatization rotation in the Elbrus area with guides Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorojukov. On the second day, all two groups went by cable car to the Refuge National Park. The weather in the morning was fine, clear and sunny.  But after in afternoon the weather worsened. Groups members had training sessions on snow slopes: climbing in crampons, self-arrest, moving along fixed ropes. The programs continue, and tomorrow they plan to go up to the Pastukhov Rocks.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The famous Nepalese mountaineer Nirmal Purja is preparing to climb Elbrus

At the invitation of the 7 Summits Club, the famous Nepalese mountaineer Nirmal Purja (Nims) is going to visit Russia soon. He is preparing to climb the highest peak in Europe, Mount Elbrus. The trip is scheduled for the period from July 28 ... read more

At the invitation of the 7 Summits Club, the famous Nepalese mountaineer Nirmal Purja (Nims) is going to visit Russia soon. He is preparing to climb the highest peak in Europe, Mount Elbrus. The trip is scheduled for the period from July 28 to August 4. Nims became famous all over the world for his unique, incredible achievement - climbing 14 eight-thousanders in 7 months. Now he plans to reach the highest peaks of all continents - the "Seven Summits" program. It should be noted that this will be the second visit of Nirmal Purju to our country. We were the first to invite him in 2019, after he completed his epic ascents on the highest peaks of the World.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! The group of the 7 Summits Club made a successful ascent on the Western peak of Mount Elbrus

The group of the 7 Summits Club under the guidance of Andrey Berezin climbed the Western peak of Mount Elbrus today. The weather was unusually warm and windless. Congratulations to the whole group on the ascent, we wish you new routes and ... read more

The group of the 7 Summits Club under the guidance of Andrey Berezin climbed the Western peak of Mount Elbrus today. The weather was unusually warm and windless. Congratulations to the whole group on the ascent, we wish you new routes and new summits!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Antarctica is opening up for climbing for next season. Urgently join our groups that have been formed for a long time!

Our American friends who organize logistics for tourist and climbing groups in Antarctica (ALE company) "gave the go-ahead" - the season will be, the season can not to be! The last Antarctic summer was cancelled, but the groups of the 7 ... read more

 Our American friends who organize logistics for tourist and climbing groups in Antarctica (ALE company) "gave the go-ahead" - the season will be, the season can not to be! The last Antarctic summer was  cancelled, but the groups of the 7 Summits Club were formed. Most of them have moved on to the upcoming season. So we invite you to join already formed and guaranteed groups! And there are not so many places left. Also, we apologize for the fact that you need to make a decision very quickly. That is, call urgently! Trips to Antarctica must be arranged in advance.

 

 

 We compare a trip to Antarctica, especially to its central part, with a visit to another planet. These are absolutely unique impressions and emotions, this is a memory for a lifetime. This is something that it is better not to postpone, if there is an opportunity!

 We invite you to join our next groups.

 Ascent to the highest peak of Antarctica, Mount Vinson (4892m) with a guide Artem Rostovtsev. One of the key ones in the "Seven Summits" project.

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 Climbing the highest volcano in Antarctica, Mount Sidley (4181m) with Lyudmila Korobeshko. The key moment in the project "Seven Volcanoes". There are not so many people who have passed this test in the world.

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And a combo, "two in one": Climbing Mount Vinson (4892m) + climbing Sidley volcano (4181m).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The group of the 7 Summits Club climbed the Pastukhov Rocks and completed acclimatization rotation

Andrey Berezin, guide of the 7 Summits Club, from the Elbrus Area: The group of the 7 Summits Club climbed the Pastukhov Rocks today. During the day there was a moderate wind, sunny. We went up at a good pace, took beautiful photos and went ... read more

Andrey Berezin, guide of the 7 Summits Club, from the Elbrus Area: The group of the 7 Summits Club climbed the Pastukhov Rocks today. During the day there was a moderate wind, sunny. We went up at a good pace, took beautiful photos and went down to the refuge. Tomorrow we have a rest day and preparation for the ascent according to the plan.

 

 

 

Summit! The first ascent in the season of the 7 Summits Club on Demavend was made by Ivan Novikov

News from Iran. There is the first ascent on the highest volcano in Asia - Demavand (5670 m) this season! Ivan Novikov climbed on the top of Demavend as a preparation for the expedition to Lenin Peak. He added another volcano for the ... read more

News from Iran. There is the first ascent on the highest volcano in Asia - Demavand (5670 m) this season! Ivan Novikov climbed on the top of Demavend as a preparation for the expedition to Lenin Peak. He added another volcano for the program "Seven Volcanoes"! Congratulations! We,  Russian climbers, are very welcome guests in Iran!

Ivan is impressed by local cordiality and hospitality!

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! A group of members of the 7 Summits Club climbed Mount Denali in a sporty style

Hurray! There is the summit of Mount Denali! Today, a joyful message came from Alaska from members of the 7 Summits Club. They successfully climbed to the top of Mount Denali in a sporty style, without guides. Yesterday, 6 climbers stood at ... read more

Hurray! There is the summit of Mount Denali! Today, a joyful message came from Alaska from members of the 7 Summits Club. They successfully climbed to the top of Mount Denali in a sporty style, without guides. Yesterday, 6 climbers stood at the highest point of North America: Lilya, Volodya, Mikhail, Artem, Mircea and Sergey! 100% success! We congratulate them, wish them a safe descent and return home!

 

 

 

 

The new group of the 7 Summits Club has started acclimatization rotation in the Elbrus region

Andrey Berezin, guide of the 7 Summits Club, from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. A new group of the 7 Summits Club has started an acclimatization program in the Elbrus region. Today we went up to the Ai cafe on the slope of ... read more

Andrey Berezin, guide of the 7 Summits Club, from the Elbrus region: News of the Elbrus region. A new group of the 7 Summits Club has started an acclimatization program in the Elbrus region. Today we went up to the Ai cafe on the slope of Mount Cheget. The group was going at a good pace, we got a huge boost of energy. The weather was good. Tomorrow we will climb to the Refuge National Park and continue preparing for the Elbrus ascent.

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! Three groups of the 7 Summits Club successfully reached the top of Mount Elbrus, despite a strong wind.

The 7 Summits Club guide Andrey Berezin: Three groups of the 7 Summits Club climbed Mount Elbrus. Guides Andrey Berezin, Alexander Dorojukov and Boris Egorov climbed with groups. All the participants of the groups safely reached the top ... read more

The 7 Summits Club guide Andrey Berezin:

Three groups of the 7 Summits Club climbed Mount Elbrus. Guides Andrey Berezin, Alexander Dorojukov and Boris Egorov climbed with groups. All the participants of the groups safely reached the top and went down. The weather conditions were not easy. In the area of the summit, the wind gusts reached 50 km/h. At the same time, the guides of the 7 Summits Club have updated the safety fixed ropes that ensure the safety of climbers. In the future, we plan to continue to create and maintain security on the Southern slope of Elbrus.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Three groups of the 7 Summits Club climbed the Pastukhov Rocks and completed the acclimatization rotation

Three groups of the 7 Summits Club climbed the Pastukhov Rocks and completed the acclimatization rotation before climbing Elbrus. Guides Andrey Berezin, Alexander Dorojukov and Boris Egorov work with groups. The weather was good, warm and ... read more

Three groups of the 7 Summits Club climbed the Pastukhov Rocks and completed the acclimatization rotation before climbing Elbrus. Guides Andrey Berezin, Alexander Dorojukov and Boris Egorov work with groups. The weather was good, warm and sunny. The programs are continuing, tomorrow is planned to be a rest day before the attempt to storm Elbrus.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! The second group of the 7 Summits Club made an ascent on Mount Ararat

Greetings from Turkey from the slopes of Ararat! Our second group this season climbed the legendary volcano and the highest peak of Turkey! Congratulations to Andrey Chuzhinov on the summit! Andrey found Ararat more difficult than Elbrus: ... read more

Greetings from Turkey from the slopes of Ararat! Our second group this season climbed the legendary volcano and the highest peak of Turkey! Congratulations to Andrey Chuzhinov on the summit!

Andrey found Ararat more difficult than Elbrus: "The mountain is all covered with stones, the wind was blowing and freezing. And the sun was shining too much."