If you plan to climb Mt. Elbrus (5,642m), the tallest mountain in Europe, you will certainly visit and stay in Cheget, Russia. This little mountain hamlet is situated near the end of the valley at the base of Mt. Elbrus in the Caucus Mountains.
Cheget Russia: A hamlet in the Caucus Mountains
During my stay in Jackson Hole in the summer of 2012 for my Antarctica training, there was very little rain. Being from southern California, I didn’t mind it too much.
This is the end of the road at Old Faithful. There is not enough snow to continue on to Madison. Back over the mountain the continental divide onward to west
Wolf report to the park
Here’s my response to the wolf following me in Yellowstone on December 24, 2011: Hi there! Hope you two enjoyed your holidays. The last day I was in the park,