Chulu East Climbing Guide / Peak Climbing in Nepal & Spring and Autumn 2017

Overview

The Chulu East Peak climbing is an adventurous travel to region above the Manang valley to the mountain called Chulu East of 6584 meters elevation above sea level. The Chulu mountain region is encompassed by Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Tilicho Peak, Glacier Dome, Annapurna Himalaya, Gangapurna etc. The Chulu East Peak is categorized as non-technical mountain and is a straightforward climb to the top but it requires knowledge on mountaineering like using climbing equipment, crampons, ice axe, tying knots and climbing ropes etc. The Chulu East Peak climbing mostly comprises of walking with roped together and alert glacial ice mass crossing which requires good health and some climbing experience. The Chulu East Peak climbing is worth climbing for its fascinating scenery of encompassing region and Himalayas accompanied by close up views of Annapurna Himalayas. The trekking trail to Chulu East Peak is full of diverse nature, beautiful landscape, elegant farming lands, delightful forests of oak and rhododendron, traditional villages, antique sanctuaries etc.

The Chulu East Peak climbing begins from Besisahar of Lamjung district following the trails of Annapurna Circuit along the Marshyangdi River Valley until the village of Chame. The travelers from Chame traverse through the villages of Humde and Julu landing on Yak Kharka. The travelers from Yak Kharka follow the trekking trail to Chulu East Base Camp at 4200 meters. The Chulu East Base Camp is resided along a glacial deposit and a ridge that separates Chulu East and Chulu Far East Peak. The North-East Ridge is the normal route to ascend the top which a healthy climber finish in one day and get back to base camp. The returning travelers from Chulu East Base Camp descend towards Manang region where they can get rest and take vehicle to Kathmandu city.

Itinerary

  • Day01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airporty & transfer to hotel(1350m)
  • Day02: Rest and prepare day for assignment & briefing.
  • Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar (823m.) which takes about six hours.
  • Day 04: Trek from Beshi shahar to Bahundanda (1305m) and it takes about six hours.
  • Day 05: Trek from Bahundanda to Chyamche (1430m.) which takes about six hours.
  • Day 06: Trek from Chyamche (1410m.) to Dharapani (1860m.) and it takes about six hours.
  • Day 07: Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2670m.) which takes about five and half hours.
  • Day 08: Trek from Chame to Pisang (3100m.), which takes about five hours. With Lamjung Himal (6893m) sparkling in the morning sun, you set off for Pisang.
  • Day 09: Trek from Pisang to Ngawal (3305m.), this takes about five hours.
  • Day 10: Rest day at Ngawal for acclimatization. It is wise to explore around local site to adapt the local environment
  • Day 11: Trek from Ngawal, to Chulu Base Camp (3910m.), which takes about six hours.
  • Day 12: Trek from Base Camp to High Camp (4955m.), we do prepare ourselves for the peak climbing, which takes about six hours camping in the tent
  • Day 13: We do acclimatize here if we feel uncomfortable. If we feel well, we go for attempting the summit.
  • Day 14: Today, we ascent the summit ascent and return to the Base Camp.
  • Day 15: From the Base camp, it is our opportunity to trek to Manang (3351m.)
  • Day 16: Having food at Manang, we trek to Chu Ri Lather (4000m)
  • Day 17: From Chu Ri Lather, we trek to Thorong Phedi (4510m).
  • Day 18: Trek from Trong Phedi to Muktinath (3800m) via Thorong-La pass (5,416m), which takes about seven hours
  • Day 19: Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom via Kagbeni(2895m.) which takes about five hours.
  • Day 20: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara, which takes about 20 minutes
  • Day 21: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist mini bus that takes about seven hours. You can also fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu which takes about 25 minutes .Overnight at Hotel
  • Day 22: Full Day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley (DurbarSquare, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Pashupatinath) and Nepalese cultural program with farewell dinner in the evening.
  • Day 23: Final departure ,or alternative Join other activities.

Detail Itinerary

Day01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airporty & transfer to hotel(1350m)
Day02: Rest and prepare day for assignment & briefing.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar (823m.) which takes about six hours.
Day 04: Trek from Beshi shahar to Bahundanda (1305m) and it takes about six hours.
Day 05: Trek from Bahundanda to Chyamche (1430m.) which takes about six hours.
Day 06: Trek from Chyamche (1410m.) to Dharapani (1860m.) and it takes about six hours.
Day 07: Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2670m.) which takes about five and half hours.
Day 08: Trek from Chame to Pisang (3100m.), which takes about five hours. With Lamjung Himal (6893m) sparkling in the morning sun, you set off for Pisang.
Day 09: Trek from Pisang to Ngawal (3305m.), this takes about five hours.
Day 10: Rest day at Ngawal for acclimatization. It is wise to explore around local site to adapt the local environment
Day 11: Trek from Ngawal, to Chulu Base Camp (3910m.), which takes about six hours.
Day 12: Trek from Base Camp to High Camp (4955m.), we do prepare ourselves for the peak climbing, which takes about six hours camping in the tent
Day 13: We do acclimatize here if we feel uncomfortable. If we feel well, we go for attempting the summit.
Day 14: Today, we ascent the summit ascent and return to the Base Camp.
Day 15: From the Base camp, it is our opportunity to trek to Manang (3351m.)
Day 16: Having food at Manang, we trek to Chu Ri Lather (4000m)
Day 17: From Chu Ri Lather, we trek to Thorong Phedi (4510m).
Day 18: Trek from Trong Phedi to Muktinath (3800m) via Thorong-La pass (5,416m), which takes about seven hours
Day 19: Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom via Kagbeni(2895m.) which takes about five hours.
Day 20: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara, which takes about 20 minutes
Day 21: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist mini bus that takes about seven hours. You can also fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu which takes about 25 minutes .Overnight at Hotel
Day 22: Full Day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley (DurbarSquare, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Pashupatinath) and Nepalese cultural program with farewell dinner in the evening.
Day 23: Final departure ,or alternative Join other activities.

Include/Exclude

Pick up and drop transport as mentioned in the itinerary
Accommodation and three meals per day in Kathmandu and during the trekking
Trekking guide and porters (Cook and sardar in the case of camping trek)
National parks’ fees and government royalties
Domestic air ticket and airport tax for tourists and guides as mentioned in the itinerary
Insurance of our trekking staff members
Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley or other parts of Nepal as mentioned in the itinerary
Cost excludes:
International air ticket, airport tax and Nepal visa fees
All kinds of drink during trekking and travel stay with us
Travel insurance and cost of medical services of tourists
All kinds of cloth and personal trekking equipment
Other personal expenses and tips
Charted helicopter, plane and other transports in case of emergency

Equipment List

Head:
Sun hat
Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
Sunglasses with UV protection.
Lower Body:
Under Garments.
Hiking shorts.
Lightweight cotton long pants.
Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms.
Fleece or wool pants (seasonal).
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants.
Feet:
Thin, lightweight inner socks.
Thick, warm wool hiking socks.
Hiking boots with spare laces.
Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals) Gaiters for hiking in winter to the base camp.
Upper Body:
T-shirts
Light and expedition weight thermal tops
Fleece jacket or pullover
Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
Down vest and/or jacket.
Hands:
Lightweight gloves.
Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer (seasonal).
Accessories:
Sleeping bag rated to zero degrees F *
Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries.
Trekking Bags/Duffel bag *
Basic First Aid Kit.
Large plastic bags – for keeping items dry inside trek bag.
Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches).
Trekking Poles *
Water bottles.
Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc).
Ear Plug (who know some people on group are snoring).
Toiletries:
1 medium sized quick drying towel
Tooth brush/paste (preferably biodegradable)
Multipurpose soap (preferably biodegradable
Personal Hygiene
Wet wipes (baby wipes)
Tissue /toilet roll
Anti bacterial hands wash
Extras/Luxuries:
Binoculars
Reading book
Trail Map/Guide book
Journal & Pen
Walkman
Pencils and small notebooks

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