Elbrus – chronology, recreation


  • Сергей Бершов Харьковская государственная академия физической культуры, Харьков, Украина, Ukraine https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8915-8936
  • Андрей Кийко Харьковский национальный университет радиоэлектроники, Харьков, Украина., Ukraine https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6248-3576




mountaineering, climbing, first ascension, recreation, recreational area


Sergii Bershov & Andriy Kiyko

Purpose: to conduct research of the historical and geographical factors of becoming and development of the Elbrus region as a center of tourism and mountaineering, to consider the use of mountain and natural complexes for active rest, to give a recreational assessment of the use of mountain natural complexes.

Material & Methods: analysis of literature sources, analysis of documents, organizational analysis.

Results: the historical and geographical analysis of the mountain-natural territory of the Elbrus region is carried out, the recreational assessment of the use of mountain natural complexes for active recreation is displed.

Conclusions: analysis of the spatial assessment of the recreational and tourism-mountaineering potential of mountain natural territorial systems, allows choosing the safest and most attractive routes and classifying them according to complexity and safety.


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How to Cite

Бершов, С., & Кийко, А. (2017). Elbrus – chronology, recreation. Slobozhanskyi Herald of Science and Sport, (2(58), 18–22. https://doi.org/10.15391/snsv.2017-2.003