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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Russia:
Elbrus. E. Summit through "Shelter-11" Mod. Snow Snow, Alpine, 4600 feet, Grade III Caucasus : Elbrus
Djangi-tau (16568 ft). E summit through E buttress 5.6 M2- PG13 Trad, Mixed, Alpine, 4500 feet, Grade IV Bezengi : Djangi-kosh
Dyh-Tau (17073 ft). Main Summit through Right S. Buttress. 5.7+ PG13 Trad, Alpine, 5000 feet, Grade V Bezengi : Djangi-kosh
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Djangi-tau (16568 ft). E summit through E buttress 5.6 M2- PG13 International : Asia : ... : Djangi-kosh
Rated "4b" in Russian classification. There are two possible ways from moraine campground to Bezengi glacier and rock base of NE ridge of Djangi: 1) Descent from the campground to the right from the icefall step of the Bezengi glacier, 60-150 ft. to the left of the NE ridge of Djangi. (Caution: there is icefall on the rocks). This route is rarely done. 2) Descent from the campground to the left of the icefall step of the Bezengi glacier, directly through the glacier center up toward the Dyh...[more] Browse More Classics in International