Gistola

The preceding summit is located on the watershed of the Main Caucasus Range, in upper Svaneti, in the Bezengi Wall. The summit is permanently covered with snow-ice. It has a very beautiful landscape.

Elevation (feet): 15,945
Elevation (meters): 4,860
Continent: Europe
Country: Georgia
Range/Region: Central Caucasus
Latitude: 42.95
Longitude: 43.1167
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1937
First successful climber(s): Georgaian Team, leaded by A. Japaridze
Nearest major airport: Kutaisi and Tbilisi airports
Convenient Center: Mestia, Kutaisi, Tbilisi

Thanks to David Skhirtladze for adding this peak.

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