Peak Climbing in Nepal
Nepal a Himalayan kingdom is blessed with eight of the 14 highest mountains in the world including the world Highest Mt. Everest (8,848 m.) and 1310 peaks above 6,000 meter. This fact makes Nepal ideal destination for peak climbers and mountaineer all across the world. Today one third of these peaks are officially opened for the climbers. There are also some trekking peaks to climb which ranges from 5,587 to 6657 meter above the sea level fit for those who wants to enjoy climbing. The northern part of the country is entirely dominated by mighty Himalayas the range running from east to west direction of the country. Himalaya was formed by lifting of the Eurasian plate when Indian plate collided with Eurasian plate some 50 million years ago. Due to this collision the Eurasian plate thrust folded and lifter to form Himalayas which is the youngest range of mountain in world. This Himalaya has always been heart for those adventure seekers who wants to gain outstanding achievement in world of climbing and mountaineering.
Nepal mountaineering Association (NMA) has taken the authority to issue permits for climbing small scale peaks since, 1978. Peak climbing in Nepal offers ample of climbing opportunities to experience as well as new climbers. Peak climbing is one of the challenging activities in Nepal which require physical fitness and some climbing experience. Peak climbing in Nepal requires basic mountaineering experience above tree line and requires ice boots, rope, ice axe, crampons and personal climbing guide. We will provide all climbing gears to ensure your safety and comfort.
Island peak also called Imja Tse at an altitude of (6,189 meter/ 20,305 ft.) is one of the challenging climbing. Island peak is one of the majestic peak in Everest region. Island peak climbing is generally non-technical peak climbing however requires some snow climbing skills and good physical fitness.
Mera peak (6,476 meter/21,250 ft.) is one of the most spectacular mountain in Khumbu region. Mera Peak is becoming more and more popular day by day. From the top of Mera peak as you look around up in the clouds and above them lies the mighty Himalayan eight thousanders the Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Lhotse, Cho-Oyu and many others, the scene is incredible.
Yala Peak (5,550 m.) is one of the famous trekking peak that lies in Langtang region of Nepal. Yala Peak climbing is a non-technical and easy peak which is categorized in F (Facile/easy) in Alpine grading system. Yala peak climbing is often done as a warm up for Naya Kangada Peak Climbing which is near to it.
Chulu East Peak (6584m) Climbing is one of the most popular peak climbing destination situated at the top of Manang. This adventurous peak climbing destination is famous for its fascinating mountain scenery and delighted landscape. This exotic trekking and peak climbing destination is the combination of adventurous natural trekking along with different cultural tour.
Lobuche East with an altitude of 6,145 meter is one of the challenging trekking peak in Everest region of Nepal. Lobuche Peak lies very close to Khumbu glacier and was used as a warm up climbing for other expeditions. Lobuche East Peak climbing is perfect blend of challenging climb and classic trekking to one of the most beautiful region of world- the Everest region.
Pisang Peak is yet another popular climbing peak in Annapurna region of Nepal. Rising Just opposite of Annapurna II (7,937 m.) and roughly in between Annapurna I and Manaslu is at (6,091m/19,980ft) above the sea level. Pisang peak climbing is idyllic for those who want to spend their holidays mountaineering in one of the most beautiful and popular region in Nepal.
Pokalde peak at 5,806 meter is one of the lowest elevation trekking peak lying in Everest region of Nepal. This peak was first climbed from its North-ridge along the route from Kongma La in 1953. The peak looks stunning from the villages of Lobuche and Pheriche. Pokalde peak rises above the Kogma La (5,535 m.). Pokalde Peak climbing is perfect blend of challenging climb and classic trekking to one of the most beautiful region of world- the Everest region.
Naya Kanga peak (5,844 m) is one of the popular peak trekking in Nepal. Naya Kanga located in Langtang region; which is very famous destination for trekking and peak climbing in Nepal. Langtang region offers splendid view of Himalayas in Nepal and Tibet. Easy access and availability of several scattered peaks makes Langtang region famous destinations for trekkers and mountaineers.