AUGUST 2021, by TEE-BEE ADVENTURES team

Statistics

3,131

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3,131

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18

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Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Difficult

Description

Mount Kazbek or Mount Kazbegi is a dormant stratovolcano and one of the major mountains of the Caucasus, located on the Russian-Georgian border - in Russia's North Osetia region and Georgia's Kazbegi District. Mount Kazbek is one of 10 highest peaks in Russia and the third-highest peak in Georgia (after Mount Shkhara and Janga) and the seventh-highest summit in the Caucasus Mountains.

Kazbegi is also the second-highest volcanic summit in the Caucasus, after Mount Elbrus.