The Alpine belt of the Caucasus Mountains is a zones of subalpine and alpine meadows in the upper high-altitude part of the Aibga mountain range (in the foreground) and broad-leaved forests in the foothills of the Western Caucasus mountain system in the territory of the Sochi national Park and the Caucasian State Biosphere Preserve (in the background). Altitudes are from 1300 to 2200 meters above sea level. Krasnodar region, Adler district, near the village of Krasnaya Polyana - ski resort Rosa Khutor.
Image author - Alexander Bogolyubov, March 2016 and 2017, October 2017
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