Peaks

 

10

 

 

Pursuers

 

55

 

 

Finishers

 

0

 

 

Climb these 10 famous Russian peaks to get the Russian Snow Leopard Award. Inspired by the original Soviet Snow Leopard Peak Challenge (https://peakery.com/challenges/soviet-snow-leopards-challenge/) and created by Alex Slotyuk of the Mountaineering Federation of Russia.

 

Highest peak

Mount Elbrus

18,510 ft / 5,641 m

Most prominent peak

Mount Elbrus

15,554 ft / 4,740 m

Most summited peak

Mount Elbrus

54 summits

Most difficult peak

Mount Kazbek

Class 2

Difficulty breakdown

Class 1/2 1 peak

Top climbing months

July   25%

August   25%

September  14%

Highlights