rock climbing

Attempt on "Take off" 7c max, 140m

Attempt on A small photo and video report of the attempt of "Take off" in Noravank canyon by: Vladimir Belousov, Roman Isakov, Mkhitar Mkhitaryan. ...

Climbing Armenian Cup (bouldering), May 31 - June 1, 2014

Climbing Armenian Cup (bouldering), May 31 - June 1, 2014 Armenian Alpine Club first time held in the country Climbing Armenian Cup (bouldering) on May 31 – June 1, 2014. The event has been supported...

Armenian climbing team at "Experience the Rocks of Georgia"

Armenian climbing team at Right a year ago "Norwegian Agency of YIA", by the efforts of Per Erling Tilset Larsen and Eirik Skar, took our team to Flatanger, Norway to the...

"Arev" Armenian Rock Climbing Festival, May 25-31 2013

3th “Arev” Armenian Rock Climbing festival was hold by Up The Rocks club on May 25-31, 2013. The event took place in Hell’s canyon and No...
Ice Climbing

"Revival" WI4, 33m

Our greatest friend, Hayk Barseghyan, had found this amazing part of Akhuryan gorge a long ago, but somehow he guessed that it can become into i...
rope jumping

New jump from Davidashen bridge(100m high) - 40m free fall, 55m fall depth

New jump from Davidashen bridge(100m high) - 40m free fall, 55m fall depth  We decided to perform it on 22 of June, on Sunday, but it started raining at that moment and so that the ropes didn’t get wet I decid...

Swinging Rope Jumping 01.12.07

Swinging Rope Jumping 01.12.07 Since I saw Erik Perlman’s film ‘Masters of Stone 5’ in which Dan Osman performs his mad tricks of rope jumping I couldn’t stop thinki...
mountaineering

“Zangezour” FA on NE buttress of Mt Khoustoup 3201m

“Zangezour” FA on NE buttress of Mt Khoustoup 3201m In the night of Oct 24 we finally met with Vladimir Belousov in Zvartnots airport, and then we had a chance to sleep few hours till we would sta...

Mt Ushba south peak (4710m)

Mt Ushba south peak (4710m) When two guys, who had never met before and don’t know much about each other (besides couple of g-mails) immediately set of to climb a serious m...

D-1, Mt Weissmies 4027m

D-1, Mt Weissmies 4027m The stories from series ”D” are about one of my Dreams that came in true: I mean that’s the first climbing trip of mine In Europe. The au...

Expedition on mount Alamkouh(4850m), Iran

Expedition on mount Alamkouh(4850m), Iran On the 14th of Aug the team arrived at Tehran. After lodging at our friend Arayik’s place and having a rest along with Sourik we set of...

Aghvan Chatinyan (Armenian hard man)

Aghvan Chatinyan (Armenian hard man) Aghvan Chatinyan was born on December 14, 1927 in Vardapluri, a village in Stepanavan, Armenia. In 1945 graduated from Kirovakan Agricultural ...
backcountry skiing

Less snow, much fun!

Less snow, much fun! A great pleasure and fun is to ski with a good friend Alexey Shustrov, who investigated so much to promote the ski touring in Armenia. A ski week ...

Another great skiing with nice crew!

Another great skiing with nice crew! It's March 2, the weather is quite warm for this time of a year, there should be a tension skiers' minds, but the best is to go and check! ...

The old guides' ski-tour in Armenia

The old guides' ski-tour in Armenia This time we were honored to host the iconic mountain guides Jaccoux Claude and Alberto Re in Armenia. Despite their pretty solid ages a group of ...

Ski touring in Georgia

Ski touring in Georgia During the ski tour program in Armenia last year, Philippe Descamps, with his group of skiers, was interested in the ski tour trip in Georgia for ...

"Eagle Ski Club" ski-touring in Armenia

“Eagles”, the way “Eagle ski club” members call themselves here, were the most cheerful group I have skied with! They said Bruce Goodlad, ...