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8-day splitboarding trip in Mount Elbrus

Tobias, an IFMGA certified mountain guide, is eager to join you on this 8-day splitboarding adventure to the highest peak in Europe: Mount Elbrus (5642 m)

Mountain RangeCaucasus
Duration8 days
Offer periodApr, May
Skill LevelAdvanced
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripNot specified

Description

There it is: the highest mountain in Europe is a dormant volcano ready to receive you in its snowy arms. The 5642 meters on the west summit and the 5621 meters on the eastern side of Mount Elbrus, in Russia, are perfect spots to place our adventure.

This program goes like this: we meet in Moscow, then transfer to Mineralny Vody and afterwards to Tereskol. There, we acclimatize enjoying several splitboarding tours on the main ridge of the Caucasus. The incredible descents and views are enough to make you wish you can stay forever!

After that, we get to splitboard on the Soldatsky Pass and on the Pastucov rocks at 4700 m. On day 6, we start the ascent to the west summit of Mount Elbrus, at 5642 m. There, we get to marvel at unique panoramas and to snowboard our way down, on fast descents that will give you adrenaline rushes.

I want to provide the best experience ever on an unparalleled spot. Fortunately, I have the tools to do so, as a professional in these activities. You only need to have a strong background in splitboarding and to maintain a good physical condition to join.

Do not wait another second. Mount Elbrus is there for you to enjoy it! You just need to sign up and book it. I will take care of the rest.

Do you want to splitboard on other amazing spots? I have a one week program from Chamonix to Zermatt via the Haute Route.

Accommodation

Hotel in Tereskol-double room (4 nights) Mountain lodge (3 nights) Please note that, in general, huts in Russia do not meet the European standards

Meeting point

Moscow

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Itinerary

Day 1: Moscow-Mineralny Vody-Tereskol

Flight Moscow- Mineralny Vody. We will take a bus to the Baksan Valley (4 hours). Overnight in Tereskol.

Day 2: Acclimatization tour in Tereskol

Day 3: Splitboarding tour to the Soldatsy Pass

Day 4: Ascent with lift to 3750 m-Climb to Prijut Hut (4100 m)

Day 5: Acclimatization tour to Pastucov Rocks (4700m). Night at cottage

Day 6: Climb to the summit of Mount Elbrus (5642 m). Eventually, ratrak to Pastuchov rocks

Day 7: Extra day- Elbrus-Visit hot springs

Day 8: Return to Mineralny Vody-Moscow


About the guide

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I am a IFMGA certified mountain guide and I'm passionated about nature. I was born in 1977 and before entering in the mountain life, I worked as a teacher in Borg Lienz.

I started training as a canyoning guide 15 years ago. Since 2009, I have also trained with canyoning leaders in Carinthia. Additionally, I have been on the road as a mountain and ski instructor. During the summers, I have guided a lot in Switzerland, where I took my guests to many mountains over 4000 meters high. My “motto” in the mountains and in life has always been the same: “Never stop exploring”

I work now for Carnicoalpin where our main objective is leading and accompanying you on steep mountains and great ski slopes with a particular focus set on safety.

For more information, please feel free to contact me. We can discuss about your wishes and the different options I offer. I will be really happy to be your guide and share a great moment with you!


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Prices per person

Group of 1

EUR 2011 each

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Price includes

• Guiding fee

• Accommodation

• Transportation from your hotel/airport (if in area) to the start of the trip and back

• Transport during the trip

• Permit and entrance fees

Price details

• This is the price to join a group. <br></br> The price also includes: • Trip organization • Return trip Moscow - Mineralny Vody (MRV) • Airport fees • Travel insurance • All transfers from Mineralny Vody • Cableway costs • Border permit • Registration with the police <br></br> You should also consider these costs: • Ski bag fare- Return flight: €100 approx. • Ratrak to Pastuchov rocks with 10-12 persons: € 40 approx. • Drinks: €40 approx.


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