Gora Kazbek, Russia/Georgia

Prominence: 2353 m, 7720 ft

Elevation: 5034 meters, 16,516 feet

True Isolation: 113.6 km, 70.59 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Mkinvartsveri
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 41' 45'' N, 44° 31' 8'' E
42.695881, 44.518849 (Dec Deg)
460589 E 4727156 N, Zone 38 (UTM)
State/ProvinceAlania (Highest Point)

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     Europe Country Most Prominent Peaks (Rank #10)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 48
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 47)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2010-10-02 by Kevin Lentz
     2011-08-03 by Alexandra Marcu
     2012-03-30 by Matthias Fieles (Unsuccessful)
     2013-10-09 by Johann Schelesnak (Unsuccessful)
     2014-08-14 by Eduard Murashko
     2014-08-16 by Andrej Gerber
     2019-08-03 by Allan Tobi
     2019-08-03 by Kristen Tamm
     2019-08-04 by Kaspar Kirss
     2021-08-18 by Eduard Murashko
     2021-08-20 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2022-08-24 by Lars Holme

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Kazbek from Kasbegi (1984-09-21). Photo by Frederick Johnson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2353 m/7720 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2353 m/7720 ft
  Key Col: Nutkh Pass    2681 m/8796 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 113.6 km/70.59 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 43.0492, 43.2142
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Gora Koshtan-Tau  (WNW)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Caucasus Mountains
Range3: Central Caucasus
Range4: Ossetian Range (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsTerek
Caspian Sea
Internal Drainage-Eurasia
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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