Chulu West Peak (6,419m) Climbing

Chulu West Peak (6,419m) Climbing

chulu west peakChulu West Peak as of it moderate difficult makes as one of the best Trekking Peaks in Nepal at an elevation of 6,419m in the Annapurnas region. There are superb views over Tibet and Mustang regions. There exists considerable confusion with regard to the name and location of the Chulu peaks as there are serveral peaks close by and are also part of Chulu massifs. However, the Chulu group comprises of four peaks: two in the east and two in the west. Chulu West may also be called Chulu Central. The highest of these peaks is Chulu West (6,419m/21,054ft). It was first ascended in 1952 by a Japanese Expedition. The Base Camp of this peak is situated in a small valley north of Manang, off the main trail to the Thorang La. There is no technical difficulty in ascending this peak but progress can be slow as the slopes are vulnerable to avalanches in certain conditions.

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Fact of Chulu West Peak

Name of Peak Climbing:

Chulu West Peak Climbing

Elevation:

6,419m / 21,060ft.

Location:

Annapurna, Nepal

Range:

Manang

Minimum Altitude:

820m

Maximum Altitude:

6,419m

Season:

Spring and Autumn

Transportation:

Land Transportation and Domestic Fly

Duration:

22 Days

Entry Point:

Besisahar

Exit Point:

Pokhara

Walking hours per day:

5 to 7 Hours

Group Size:

2 to 12 Persons