“BACKCOUNTRY SKIING IN Gudauri & Kazbegi” is the first book from the “Still Wild Georgia” series to ski touring, splitboarding, and ski mountaineering in the mountain of Georgia and a guide to terrain in the Gudauri and Kazbegi backcountry.
It features full descriptions of the routes and all off-piste ability levels, ranging from classic runs using ski lifts to steep descents and epic multi-day backcountry missions in wilderness regions.
A comprehensive photographic guide to ski and splitboard terrain in the Gudauri & Kazbegi backcountry, Georgia’s most popular and most accessible touring destinations, is presented in a user-friendly and innovative interactive format that will allow groups to familiarise themselves with travel options before visiting the area.
The 168 pages contain a wealth of local information, route descriptions with all necessary details, timing and elevation, incredible images, and extensive local info, including local contacts, services, and access details.
The guidebook provides extensive details for planning backcountry adventures in Gudauri & Kazbegi areas.
There are QR codes for each route. The reader can scan the code and download the GPS track of the course onto a GPS device (watches, phone, GPS navigator) or a desktop computer - in Google Earth, Garmin BaseCamp, FATMAP, etc.
This book is more than simply a guide; it’s a window into the incredible mountains of Georgia. The minimum of the cultural and historical information, amazing facts, stories, and local legends let you fall in love with these still-wild mountains.
It is intended to help groups familiarise themselves with travel options before visiting the area.