Climbing Elbrus North Route
We invite you to climb Elbrus by North slope. You will visit the Northern Elbrus area, untouched by civilization. You will see the nature in all its virgin beauty. The Elbrus nature as it appeared by the participants of the first expedition to Elbrus under the leadership of Russian army general the Georgi Emmanuel in 1829.
Among the frozen lava flows that covered with grand glaciers, you will shake off the daily burden fuss and enjoy the unity with nature.
A well-established acclimatization, our vast experience and high qualifications guides its a key to a successful ascent.
The "Standard+" tours are group tours and performed according to the schedule.
Arrival to the Mineralnye Vody airport, accommodation at the hotel. You will have free time. We recommend a stroll along by Kurortnyj boulevard and visit to Kurortnyj Park.
Departure in the morning from Kislovodsk to the Elbrus. 3-4 hours by the car. Accommodation in cabins at the Base camp (2500 m). Walk to the Dzhily-su sources (2300 m), visit waterfalls, swim in the thermal spring, tasting the narzan water. You will take a missing personal equipment at the Equipment hire.
Acclimatization hike to the High camp (3800 m). Carry up equipment and personal items. Walk up - 4 hours. On the way down you will see the exotic landscapes of Elbrus, volcanic bombs, lava sculptures, stone labyrinths.
Hike up to the High camp on the moraine (3800 m). Walk up - 4 hours. Accommodation in hut for living.
Acclimatization ascent to the Lenz rocks (up to 4600-4800 m). Walk up - 4 hours. You will learn how to use crampons and how to move properly on a glacier before starting ascent.
Rest day and preparation for the ascent. Inspection of the vicinity of the assault camp. For those who wish, the guide will lead an additional lesson on using special climbing equipment and movement in crampons.
Summit day. Climbing Elbrus and descending to High camp. Start at 3:00 am. The climb to top takes 8-10 hours. Descent - 3-4 hours. Overnight in High camp.
||Day 8 | Reserve day
Walk down to the Base camp with a viewing the "stone mushrooms". Start at 9:00 am. Visit the sauna and the celebration the success ascent or departure to Kislovodsk. Reserve day in case of bad weather before.
Breakfast and departure to Kislovodsk. Hotel accommodation. Or delivery to the Mineralnye Vody airport and departure.
The program can be adjusted, the time of climb starting is indicated approximately and can be changed by guides depending on the weather and other factors.
This tour is designed for 9 days without taking into account the weather conditions. If necessary, participants may be given an extra day to wait out bad weather or for additional acclimatization. In this case, the total duration of the tour may not exceed 10 days.
Please note: classical Elbrus climbing tour from the North provides for the ascent to the Eastern summit of Elbrus. If you want to climb the Western summit of Elbrus or two summits at the same time, you need excellent physical preparation and a small surcharge to the standard cost of the tour.
Choose your Elbrus climbing style
|Meeting at the Mineralnye Vody airport and transfer for departure home|
|Booking a hotel room in Kislovodsk by prior arrangement|
|Transfer to the Elbrus North side and come back|
|Three meals a day and lunch packets at Elbrus|
|Accommodation in Base camp and High camp in insulated cabins|
|Camp service (dining room, shower and toilets, electricity)|
|Use of public equipment (ropes, carabiners, cord loops)|
|Safety (registration in Rescue Service, radio, GPS, first aid kit)|
|Insurance against an accident with a helicopter evacuation, coverage - 2,000,000 RUB|
|Ecological fee of the National Park|
|Qualified guides services|
|Free choice of tour dates|
|Wood-fired sauna after climbing|
|Hotel accommodation in Kislovodsk|
|Meals in Kislovodsk at arrival day and departure day|
|Personal climbing equipment rental|
|Tour Price, RUB||51500||73500||108000|
Shortly about difference
Group tour with accommodation in comfortable cabins of our camp, that located in a beautiful valley at the foot of Elbrus. There are water and hot shower, sauna, electricity, mobile communications, Wi-Fi and equipment hire in Base camp.
You can spend evening in play board games, watch a movie or enjoy the starry sky, inaccessible in megalopolises.
Your personal time will be free for communication, photography and contemplation of nature.
Unlike similar tours, you do not have to take part in carrying public equipment, on duty in the kitchen, etc. You only carry personal stuff and your climbing equipment. Our staff: cooks, workers and guides, will fully ensure your comfort. Your task is rest and keeping strength for Elbrus climb.
Tour dates in convenient time for you. All in order to successfull climb. You have a free choice to climb the East or West summit. Personal guide with excellent knowledge of the route and all nuances of Elbrus climbing. Individual meeting Mineralnye Vody airport and delivery to Kislovodsk. Individual transfer to Base Camp (2500 m) at Elbrus North side.
Accommodation in comfortable cabins of our camp. There are water and hot shower, sauna, electricity, mobile communications, Wi-Fi and equipment hire in Base camp. Great cooks and high-quality natural food, three meals with a good assortment of dishes. Tea, coffee and sweets are always available in dining room on the table. Maximum service for these heights.
We will do all utmost to ensure that you have a good acclimatized, rest and have succes on your summit day.
The best offer on Elbrus. All our camp service and personal approach in VIP tour. All inclusive so that the ascent will successful!
Individual meeting Mineralnye Vody airport and delivery to Kislovodsk. Single room accommodation in hotel in Kislovodsk. Individual transfer to Base Camp (2500 m) at Elbrus North side in comfortable car.
Accommodation in comfortable cabins of our camp. There are water and hot shower, sauna, electricity, mobile communications, Wi-Fi. Great cooks and high-quality natural food, three meals with a good assortment of dishes. Tea, coffee and sweets are always available in dining room on the table. Maximum service for these heights.
Porter will carry your backpack to the High camp (3800 m). And on the summit day if it is necessary a second guide will be provided.
Personal guide with excellent knowledge of the route and all nuances of Elbrus climbing. We will do all utmost to ensure that you have a good acclimatized, rest and have succes on your summit day.
Have you any questions? Contact us by phone or using the contact form and we will help you make the right choice.