Bochki (Barrels) Camp is the most popular accommodation option for climbers on the slopes of Elbrus. It is situated at the end of the last chair lift, on Garabashi hill at approx. 3,800 m.
There are 10 large comfortable barrels there (in Russian – “Bochki”) with wooden shelves inside for approx. 6-8 people and some space at the entry for equipment. There is also a canteen with kitchen facilities in the separate hut. There are no showers, toilets are located in a separate hut. Bochki camp became the main accommodation place for climbers.