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Caucasus Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 18,500'
Location: 43.2612, 42.6819 View Map  Incorrect?
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Enormous mountain area. Ice, snow, rock (mostly granite).

Getting There 

All major airlines to Moscow. Then local airlines to Mineralnye Vody. Trains to Mineralnye Vody, Nalchik, Cherkessk.

Climbing Season

For the Europe area.

Weather station 32.4 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Featured Route For Caucasus
Rock Climbing Photo: Mount Elbrus

Mount Elbrus South Route   Europe : Russia : ... : Elbrus
Route: Mt. Elbrus South Route Country: RussiaMax Altitude: 5,642mCategory: MountaineeringDay 1. Mineralnye Vody airport to a mountain hotel in the Baksan valley near the foothills of Mt. ElbrusDay 2. Acclimatization hike to Terskol peak (3,100 m / 10,170 ft)Day 3. Move to the mountain refuge at 3,800 mDay 4. Hike up to the Pastuckhov rocks (4,800 m / 15,748 ft)Day 5. Rest dayDay 6. Summit day for the climb of Elbrus' west summit at 5,642 m (18,510 ft)...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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