Mountain climbers not only get cool emotions but also a chance to take wonderful photos. These ones were taken by a climber whose name is Mikhail Golubev. On the images are the mountains of Kabardino-Balkaria, Ossetia, Karachai-Cherkessia.
The men are climbing Elbrus from the south. The height is 5000 m (3.10 miles), the temperature -25C (-13F).
This is Elbrus seen from the height of Tyrmenbashi mountain (3500m or 2.2 miles).
This is a lonely house somewhere in Kabardino-Balkaria.
The height - 3500m or 2.2 miles, Kabardino-Balkaria.
Passing the night at the height of 3000 m (1.86 miles), 25C (77F). Elbrus (5642m or 3505 miles) is still the only one lit by the sun on the photo.
This is the valley of the Tyrmenlykol river.
The camp stands not far from Pshish mountain (3790m or 2.35 miles).