Author Archives: Ivan Braun

MOUNT ELBRUS EMERGENCY HUT

There is a small emergency hut In the saddle between the two peaks at around 5.300m. It is a small cabin without any comfort, and as it isn't insulated can the temperature drop to very low temperature. In fact so low that you will find a warning.

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MOUNT ELBRUS WINTER EXPEDITION 2015

During summer is Elbrus considered as an easy mountain without technical difficulties, where as everything changes during winter. The mountain turns into a brutal, bitter cold peak, where temperatures easily drops below minus 40 degrees Celsius.

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MOUNT ELBRUS GENERAL INFO

Mount Elbrus is with its 5.642m the highest peak in Europe, and one of the Seven Summits. It's located just in Russia only a few kilometers from the border of Georgia. Though Elbrus is the highest summit in Europe, it is one of the technically easiest of the higher peaks on the continent and it is the tenth most prominent in the world.

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WHAT MAKES KILIMANJARO SO GREAT? (2015)

What makes Kilimanjaro so great? Many people ask me that question, and my answer is "Its magnificent" One of the things I want to highlight in this article is the climate change - a condensed trip from the equator to the North Pole in just a few days. Awesome

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WHAT MAKES KILIMANJARO SO GREAT? (2014)

What makes Kilimanjaro so great? Many people ask me that question, and my answer is "Its magnificent" One of the things I want to highlight in this article is the climate change - a condensed trip from the equator to the North Pole in just a few days. Awesome

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WHAT MAKES KILIMANJARO SO GREAT? (2013)

What makes Kilimanjaro so great? Many people ask me that question, and my answer is "Its magnificent" One of the things I want to highlight in this article is the climate change - a condensed trip from the equator to the North Pole in just a few days. Awesome

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WHAT MAKES KILIMANJARO SO GREAT? (2011)

What makes Kilimanjaro so great? Many people ask me that question, and my answer is "Its magnificent" One of the things I want to highlight in this article is the climate change - a condensed trip from the equator to the North Pole in just a few days. Awesome

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CHO OYU GENERAL INFO

Cho Oyu is the 6th highest peak in the world (8.201 meter) and is part of the Greater Himalaya, where the central Asia plateau meets the Indian subcontinent. It is located on the Tibet and Nepal border and is the westernmost major peak of the Khumbu sub-section of the Mahalangur Himalaya, just 20 km west of Mount Everest.

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