This program will let you see Kazbek, the highest point of Georgia, from a new side. The classic ascent to the glacier with the 5000-meter mountain covered in snow in the background followed by a descent on the fields and couloirs. The day can be topped with a visit to Gergeti monastery, one of the most beautiful and interesting places in Georgia.


Program details:

9:00–9:30 Group gathering, safety instructions, personal equipment check and trim.
9:30–10:30 Transfer to takeoff, instructions on the route specifics.
10:30–14:00 Skitouring/splitboarding.
14:00–14:30 Rest and preparation for descent.
14:30–16:00 Descent.
16:00–17:30 Boarding and transfer to Gudauri.
20:00 – debriefing in HolelGuru *

The program includes:

  • 2 guides for the group;
  • avalanche equipment rent;
  • transfer Gudauri – Stepantsminda – Gudauri.

Mandatory equipment:

  • backpack to transport your skies/splitboard;
  • telescopic ski poles;
  • ski-touring equipment or snowboots;
  • food and drinks for the day (tea, sandwiches, chocolate bars, etc.)

* optional

Route length
7-13 kms
Ascent time
3-4 hours
Vertical drop
1200-1400 m
Group size
4-6 people