Synopsis by Alice Day
In this series, which is aimed at the adventurer, some of the world's greatest scenery is admired while viewers participate in challenging activities, including mountain climbing, rafting through white water, trekking the Antarctic, and cycling. Rand McNally Video Expeditions: Climbing to the Top of the Caucasus looks at one of these trips that requires a certain amount of endurance and fortitude. Join climbers as they try for the summit of Mount Elbrus -- at 18,000 feet, the highest in the Caucasus range. Leonard Nimoy narrates this exciting climb.