‘It started with a toilet’: the hikers’ hut cleaning up Georgia’s Mount Kazbek

The AltiHut began as a way of solving the problems caused by too many human visitors, and evolved into the country’s first mountain hostel Dawn comes at a little past 7am, when the early September sun pokes its head over … Read More

New Mountain Cabin to Be Built on Mount Kazbegi

The Caucasus has many stunning mountains, most of which are only accessible if you have a high level of mountaineering and climbing skills. Kazbegi is unique in that, with the proper training and guides, it can be climbed even by … Read More

New mountain hut on Mount Kazbegi

Three Georgian entrepreneurs are building a mountain cabin near Stepantsminda, at an altitude of 3014 meters. „When we started this project, people thought, we were crazy.“ Nikoloz Alavidze is one of three initiators of the project “AltiHut 3.14“. He and … Read More