Team Up To Our Elbrus Acclimatizes

Hello Everyone,

We had another beautiful acclimatization hike today under clear skies and very warm temperatures. We climbed up about 1,000 meters, partly on trail and partly “overland”. The team was in fine form and made it all look easy. Like yesterday, we walked amid stunning wild flowers and had wonderful views across the valley.

When we were close to our high point for the day, several team members could not contain themselves.

On our way back down to the hotel, we passed a beautiful waterfall, which you can just about see in the photo below.

We are planning to move up to the hut tomorrow morning and so everyone is now packing and making last minute gear adjustments. We are all feeling good and everyone is excited to get up on the mountain.

Stay tuned!

Vern & Carole

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