Two groups of the 7 Summits Club successfully climbed Mount Elbrus

Today, two groups of the 7 Summits Club successfully climbed Western Peak of Mount Elbrus. The weather was favorable, sunny and without strong wind.  The teams reached the highest point early in the morning and quickly went down. ... read more

Today, two groups of the 7 Summits Club successfully climbed Western Peak of Mount Elbrus. The weather was favorable, sunny and without strong wind.  The teams reached the highest point early in the morning and quickly went down.

 

The group "Red hose" under guidance of Alexander Dorojukov

 

 

A group of "Marusa" under guidance of Andrey Berezin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Audio message from the expedition on Denali.  Today the team made a depot in the assault camp

Hello!  This is Alex Abramov, Alaska, Denali. We've been sleeping at 14,000 feet for the third night. And today our valiant team climbed already in assault camp on 17 thousand feet. The walk was very interesting. Well, first of all, it ... read more

Hello!  This is Alex Abramov, Alaska, Denali. We've been sleeping at 14,000 feet for the third night. And today our valiant team climbed already in assault camp on 17 thousand feet. The walk was very interesting. Well, first of all, it was nice weather. Sunny weather.  Secondly, a very strong wind on the crest. The route is  in very good condition. It's not ice or very deep snow. 

 And we have to plan tomorrow a day of rest. 6yh of July, the entire team must climb to the assault camp.  And the 7th to climb to the top. According to the forecast, the best weather is the 6th and 7th. So let's hope that we will succeed.

 Listen to the audio message (in Russian):