Dombai-Ulgen, literally translated as "The Dead Bison", is the highest peak in the Western Caucasus. Although considerably smaller than the high peaks of the Central Caucasus, Dombai-Ulgen is a none-the-less spectacular rock and ice formation. It rises along the Georgia-Russia border, just east of the Black Sea and west of Mount Elbrus (18,481 ft.).
|Best months for climbing:||Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Year first climbed:||1914|
|First successful climber(s):||Schuster and Fischer|
|Nearest major airport:||Tbilisi, Georgia|
|Convenient Center:||Sukhumi, Georgia|
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- Log #14675 - by Ross Warwick on Sep 10, 2004Loved it