Exciting news of the Elbrus Summit in this quick text-only update from Lead guide Mark Tucker. More details and PHOTOS to follow:
- 16 of us left high camp at 2am
- 16 of us literary crawled to the tallest point in Europe due to high winds
- 16 of us are now in the forest of Cheget 7000’
I call it a nice day!!
Congratulations to the entire team for 100% success on reaching the top of Europe – Mt. Elbrus (5,642 m / 18,510 ft) and descending safely to the lush valley below.
Seven Summit: Mt. Elbrus