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Expedition Name(s) Mount Elbrus     Group Size: 2
Alternative Name(s): Mount Elbrus, Standard Route, Azau Valley, Классический маршрут, С Юга, South Face... Read more     Activity Type: Mountaineering
Mountain name: Mount Elbrus     Activity Level: Challenging
Mountain Range: Caucasus Mountains     Price: $ 0
Route Name: South Normal Route     Duration: 15 days
Country: Poland     Dates: 27 January 2017 - 11 February 2017

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  • 1
    Day 1
  • 7 000 m / 22 966 ft
  • 600 m / 1 969 ft

Acclimatization hike to Mount Cheget. This is a long day of walking with good altitude increases. By the end of this day, most climbers feel strong and accustomed to the altitude.

  • 2
    Day 1
  • 12 000 m / 39 370 ft
  • 250 m / 820 ft

Move from Penitentes to Pampa de Leñas. You'll need to drive to Punta de Vacas, Aconcagua Park Entrance where you will get your permits checked at the Ranger station. Here your personal equipment will be picked up by the mules. They will transport it to base camp Plaza Argentina. Carrying only a day pack you head off to Pampa de Leñas by walking 4 or 5 hours, starting the 3 days approaching trek to the base camp. Overnight stay in tents.

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Created: Karolina Jendrysik

Last update: 19 Dec 2016

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