For the first time in two years, the 7 Summits Club hosts a foreign group on Elbrus

Boris Egorov, guide of the 7 Summits Club: News from Elbrus. Today, finally, for the first time in two seasons, we have foreign climbers, our friends from the Wildguanabana company, as guests. It was not easy for them to get to us, but ... read more

Boris Egorov, guide of the 7 Summits Club:  News from Elbrus. Today, finally, for the first time in two seasons, we have foreign climbers, our friends from the Wildguanabana company, as guests. It was not easy for them to get to us, but they managed. Today we have already started to acclimatize. Before lunch, we took a walk on Mount Cheget, and after that we walked along the ecological path between the Cheget glade and the Azau glade.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The group of the 7 Summits Club climbed to the refuge Meteostation on the slopes of Kazbek

Artem Rostovtsev, guide of the 7 Summits Club: Greetings from Georgia! Mount Kazbek. Refuge Meteostation, 3650m. We are gradually moving towards the top. Yesterday we reached the hut AltiHut 3014, we did not stop there and took a walk to ... read more

Artem Rostovtsev, guide of the 7 Summits Club:  Greetings from Georgia! Mount Kazbek. Refuge Meteostation, 3650m.  We are gradually moving towards the top. Yesterday we reached the hut AltiHut 3014, we did not stop there and took a walk to the glacier before dinner. Today we have already moved to the refuge Meteostation. We gained a little more acclimatization, went up to 3900m to the church and enjoyed the views. We'll continue tomorrow.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! VIP group of the 7 Summits Club "1078" climbed Elbrus according to a special program

Sergey Larin, guide of the 7 Summits Club: The group "1078", on July 17 at 7:25, climbed the highest point of Europe. We left by ratrak at 2: 00, and at 9:45 we already went down to the refuge. That is, it is proved that acclimatization ... read more

Sergey Larin, guide of the 7 Summits Club:  The group "1078", on July 17 at 7:25, climbed the highest point of Europe. We left by ratrak at 2: 00, and at 9:45 we already went down to the refuge. That is, it is proved that acclimatization when you sleep at the bottom, and during the day you go to a height, has the right to exist.  However, it is worth noting that all the participants were physically prepared. Although only one participant has been at altitude before - on Aconcagua, and the second –f or the first time in the mountains.

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! A brief report of the guide of the 7 Summits Club about climbing Elbrus from the North

Greetings to all from the North of Elbrus from the team "For Narzan"! Our expedition is over. The results are as follows. All 7 participants and the guide drank narzan. Four participants and a guide reached the Eastern peak of Elbrus. The ... read more

Greetings to all from the North of Elbrus from the team "For Narzan"! Our expedition is over.

The results are as follows. All 7 participants and the guide drank narzan. Four participants and a guide reached the Eastern peak of Elbrus. The route on Elbrus from the North is so not simple.

The group's guide was Max Shakirov.

 

 

 

 

 

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club continued their acclimatization in the area of Camp 1

The 7 Summits Club guide Nikita Slotin from Kyrgyzstan: Today was a warm sunny day. After breakfast, we went to the beginning of the route for ice classes. We checked our equipment, remembered how to walk in crampons on slopes of different ... read more

The 7 Summits Club guide Nikita Slotin from Kyrgyzstan: Today was a warm sunny day. After breakfast, we went to the beginning of the route for ice classes. We checked our equipment, remembered how to walk in crampons on slopes of different steepness, how to use jumars and abseil devices, worked out the movement on the glacier. All participants feel well. The group is preparing to go to Camp-2 at an altitude of 5300 tomorrow. Guides of the group are Alexander Abramov and Nikita Slotin. The second group with the guide Vladimir Kotlyar climbed the Yukhin Peak for acclimatization on this day…