Russia – August 2018

In August 2018 I lead back-to-back expeditions for Adventure Peaks to the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic in Russia to attempt to summit Mt Elbrus, the highest peak in Europe at 5,642m. This is my third and fourth time on Elbrus, this time from the south.  My 16-08 team of six clients and Read more…

Russia – September 2017

In September 2017, working as an Expedition Leader for Adventure Peaks, I lead an expedition to Russia to attempt Mt Elbrus from the South side. Elbrus, 5642m, Europe’s highest peak and one of the Seven Summits is situated in the dramatic mountain range of the Caucasas. For photographs of this expedition see Read more…

Russia – September 2016

In September 2016, working as an Expedition Leader for Adventure Peaks, I lead an expedition to Russia to attempt Mt Elbrus from the North side. Elbrus, 5642m, Europe\’s highest peak and one of the Seven Summits is situated in the dramatic mountain range of the Caucasas. The Northern approach is more remote, Read more…