A technical mountain not like kusum
Kangaru but requires knowledge of mountaineering experience
Ascent of Chulu West can be made from Manang or Churi
Letdar through a narrow valley north of Manang situated
off the main trail to Thorong La pass 5416m. Indeed
some of the best views of this peak can be had from
that pass.North-West RidgeGo beyond the hut following
the yak pastures and walk up a ridge which leads into
a hidden valley where it is possible to find a good
site for base camp. From this camp, ascend steep slopes
to a col. 4,900/16,076 feet), on a subsidiary ridge
that leads down from the main ridge. To the north
of the col. ascend snow slope for 200 meters to the
base of a band of rock at an altitude of 5,100 meters
and the site for a possible high camp. Climb the rock
band with some difficulty to the northwest shoulder
of Chulu west 5450 meters/17,880 feet, where another
camp can be established or alter-native a camp can
be placed on a snow plateau above 5,530-meters/18,143
ft. On the first ascent and several subsequent ascents
rope was fixed on the rock band. From the plateau
continue up the progressively narrowing ridge to the
summit 6,250 meters /20,505 feet.
Descend by the some route.
Day 01 : Arrive
Kathmandu. After customs, you will pass out of the
restricted area and into the passenger pick-up area
outside the building. You will see a our office representative
waiting with yours name card to welcome you to Nepal
and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02 : A day in Kathmandu.
Morning guided sightseeing to the Buddhist and Hindu
sights in Kathmandu. The afternoon is free for you
to explore the city. Hotel.
Day 03 : We set out from Kathmandu
after an early breakfast. Normally we arrive in Besisahar
by early afternoon, a hour trek to Khudi.
Day 04 : The trail continues
northward up the Marsyangdi Valley with Mt. Himalchuli
and Peak 29 dominating the horizon. We continue steep
climb to Bahundada (1310m/6-7hrs).
Day 05 : from Bahundanda trail
descend to the northern most Brahmin settlement in
the valley. From here the trail descends steeply crossing
the Marsyangdi on a long suspension bridge trail steeply
ascend to Chyamje(1410m/6-7hrs).
Day 06 : From Chyamje. Following
the east bank of the Marsyangdi the trail climbs gradually
before the valley suddenly opens into a large plateau
at Tal (1511 metres).after crossing the suspension
bridge trail gradually ascend to the Dharapani(2100m/6hrs).
Day 07 : From Dharapani the trail
passes a school and climbs over a spur before descending
to Bagarchhap. As we proceed the trail continues through
hamlets Temung Charku, Thangla and Koto to the Chame(2630m/6-7hrs)
Day 08 : We follow the east bank
of the Marsyangdi to brathng. After crossing river
the trail continues to Pisang (3190m/6-7hrs).
Day 09 : We are now in the region
of Manang region, called Nyesyang. Crossing the river,
just past the Manang mountaineering school we walk
along near the village of Braga. From Braga we walk
upstream and after a slight climb we arrive at the
village of Manang (3500m/6-7hrs).
Day 10 : This is an important
acclimatization day which will prove very beneficial
when we come to cross Thorong La. Possible side trips
include treks to: a lake about 3 hours north of Braga,
to the main Manang Gompa, or to Khangsar on the trail
to Tilicho Lake.
Day 11 : Past Manag the trail
climbs to the village of Tenki. We climb a little
further and then contour slowly past pastures to letdar(4250m/5-6hrs).
The Climb North-West Ridge
Follow the yak pastures above Churi Letdar and walk
up a ridge which leads into a hidden valley where
it is possible to find a good site for base camp.
From this camp, ascend steep slopes to a col. 4,900/16,076
feet), on a subsidiary ridge that leads down from
the main ridge. To the north of the col. ascend snow
slope for 200 meters to the base of a band of rock
at an altitude of 5,100 meters and the site for a
possible high camp. Climb the rock band with some
difficulty to the northwest shoulder of Chulu west
5450 meters/17,880 feet, where another camp can be
established or alter-native a camp can be placed on
a snow plateau above 5,530 meters/18,143 ft. On the
first ascent and several subsequent ascents rope was
fixed on the rock band. From the plateau continue
up the progressively narrowing ridge to the summit
6,250 meters /20,505 feet.
Descend by the some Route
Day 13 : Trek to base Camp alt
5900m through yak pasture 4-5hrs O/n Camp.
Day 14 : Trek to High camp alt
5700 m o/n Camp.
Day 15 : An Extra day incase for weather or
additional acclimatize Camp.
Day 16 : Summit the Chulu West and return to
Day 17 : We continue through
pastures on the east bank of the Phedi(4420m/3-4hrs).
Day 18 : An early start from
Phedi. The trail becomes steep immediately on leaving
camp. Ascending to the top of thorong La (5416m) The
descent to Muktinath (3800m/8-10hrs) is steep and
Day 19 : A leisurely start to
the day after the exertions of crossing Thorung La.
Time to explore Muktinath before descending to Kagbeni(2800m/3
Day 20 : We now begin the descent
down the Kali Gandaki Valley to Jomsom(2665m/6-7 hrs)
Day 21 : Fly Jomsom To Pokhara,
rest of day at leisure
Day 22 : Drive to Kathmandu
Day 23 : Free day for self activities
or visit the ancient temple and palaces of Kathmandu.
Day 24 : Fly back to yours country
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Service Includes in Camping Trek
Hotel accommodation on BB Basis,Eseential permit,
fees and climbing permit,
: Trekking tents,
Dining tent, Kitchen Tent, Toilet Tent, Table
and chairs, Mattresses during the trekking &
Peak climbing period
: Food for trekking & Peak climbing (Breakfast,
: 1 Base Camp Guide, 1 Cook, 1 Kitchen, 1
climbing guide & necessary porters
Hotel accommodation on BB Basis ,
board freshly cooked meal during trek best available
hotel/lodges or teahouse
Speaking guide, Climbing Guide & necessary
permit, fees and climbing permit, all the ground
transportation(tourist coach & private) ,
for Guide & Porters and equipment for them.
-Hotel-Airport transfer, Farewell dinner, service
equipment for climbing & trekking,
insurance, evacuation and rescue flight ,Sleeping bag ,
nature of expenses ,
& beverage( Pokhara -ktm Air fare( US$ 67 o/w), domestic Airport Tax.