Elbrus

6 cableways and 19 ski slopes to appear in Elbrus resort

6 cableways and 19 ski slopes to appear in Elbrus resort

Over 15 bln rubles will be directed to the development of the Elbrus tourist complex in Kabardino-Balkaria, the head of the republic, Kazbek Kokov, said addressing the regional parliament. According to him, work on the development of …

Man with memory loss regains consciousness  on Elbrus

Man with memory loss regains consciousness on Elbrus

Anatoly Akulenko, a resident of the Bryansk region, was found at an altitude of 2,000 m above sea level on Elbrus, the press service of Alternativa, the public movement against slavery in the modern world, reports. It is noted that the …

Elbrus resort reopened after bad weather

Elbrus resort reopened after bad weather

The Elbrus resort in Kabardino-Balkaria resumed its work on Sunday. "Today, two lines of the cable-way are operating at the resort - Azau - Krugozor and Krugozor - Mir. Mir - Garabashi is closed. Routes from the Mir station …

39 climbers celebrated New Year on Elbrus

39 climbers celebrated New Year on Elbrus

Several groups of climbers celebrated the New Year at the top of Elbrus, informs the operational duty officer of the Elbrus high-mountain search and rescue team of the Russian EMERCOM reports. There are 39 people in total on the …

Volunteers cleared foot of Elbrus from garbage

Volunteers cleared foot of Elbrus from garbage

According to Fatima Zhazaeva, a resident of the village of Yanika, Chegemsky District of Kabardino-Balkaria, today, a voluntary clean-up took place at the foot of Elbrus. “By noon, we managed to remove the garbage at the turn to …

Rescuers take off sick Polish mountaineer from Elbrus

Rescuers take off sick Polish mountaineer from Elbrus

A mountaineer from Poland was helped by rescuers on Elbrus, the Ministry of Emergency Situations in Kabardino-Balkaria reports. At 16:05 Moscow time, the department received a signal from the Crisis Management Center that the search and …

Rescuers reach lost Irish climbers at Mount Elbrus

Rescuers reach lost Irish climbers at Mount Elbrus

  A rescue team managed to find the Irish climbers after they went off route due to fog, but one mountaineer lost his life while descending Mount Elbrus in southern Russia, local authorities said. A group of 10 …

Skiers with torches open tourist season in Elbrus region

Skiers with torches open tourist season in Elbrus region

Hundreds of tourists took part in the holiday in honor of the beginning of the ski season at the Elbrus resort. The culmination of the celebration was skiing with torches from the slope of the mountain, the press-secretary of the Elbrus region …

Repaired road in Elbrus district washed out from heavy rain

Repaired road in Elbrus district washed out from heavy rain

The road in the Elbrus district repaired after the mudflow was washed out once again, this time from rain, the press service of the traffic police department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Kabardino-Balkaria reported. ”As …

Tourist saved on Mount Elbrus

Tourist saved on Mount Elbrus

The previous night could became the last for an unregistered tourist - he felt bad climbing Elbrus, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation in Kabardino-Balkaria reported. The emergency …

Emergency Ministry suspends searches for missing US alpinist

Emergency Ministry suspends searches for missing US alpinist

Rescuers have suspended searches for American alpinist who went missing on Elbrus for more than ten days. "As of 16.30 (Moscow time), Thursday, searches for alpinist from the US on mount Elbrus have been suspended," the …

Tourist from Minsk rescued from Elbrus

Tourist from Minsk rescued from Elbrus

Yesterday, Russia's Emergency Ministry department in Kabardino-Balkaria received a message that tourist from the capital of Belarus injured her leg in Elbrus district of Kabardino-Balkaria. Rescuers have already began her …

Three hours to reach Elbrus

Three hours to reach Elbrus

Karl Egloff, athlete from Ecuador, set two new records during the Red Fox Elbrus Race on May 7th, 2017, which was held in Kabardino-Balkaria. He reached the summit of Mt. Elbrus in only 3 hours 24 min - and also …

Rescuers find Russians and Austrians lost on mount Elbrus

Rescuers find Russians and Austrians lost on mount Elbrus

Rescuers have found two Russians and three Austrians who got lost on Wednesday night when climbing Mount Elbrus, the Kabardino-Balkaria department of the Russian Emergencies Ministry said in a statement. "The rescue operations on …

'Great Silk Road' tourist route opens in North Caucasus

'Great Silk Road' tourist route opens in North Caucasus

The new tourist route "Great Silk Road" will open in the North Caucasus on Sunday. Chinese and Russian tour operators will embark on the week-long tour of North Caucasian regions, the Russian Ministry of North Caucasus Affairs …