Central Caucasus shopping

Market in Nalchik

Balkarskiy Market

Also known as the 'wool market', this is the place to shop for local products made from wool and fur, such as shawls, blankets, rugs and spectacularly shaggy hats. You're sure to find bear skins and stuffed animal h…
Sports & Outdoors in Elbrus Area

Elbrus Rental

All your equipment needs for climbing or skiing on Elbrus and other surrounding mountains are satisfied here. The gear is high quality and new.
Arts & Crafts in Nalchik

Adyge Une

This excellent souvenir shop specialises in local Karabardian and Circassian items including fur hats, traditional clothing, pottery and beautifully wrought Dagestani silver jewellery.
Sports & Outdoors in Elbrus Area

7 Summits Club

Just after the turn-off to Cheget on the way to Terskol, this well-stocked shop rents all manner of mountaineering and hiking gear.
Books in Nalchik

Dom Knigy

This store has a selection of Caucasus maps.