Chulu West Peak Climbing

Chulu West Peak Climbing provides a huge chance to accomplish the climber’s wish to trekking and summiting a peak in the inherently blessed Annapurna region of Nepal. Amidst the two climbing peaks, Chulu east and Chulu west; we are now describing the Chulu west peak standing at the height of 6,410 meters. At the time of Chulu west peak climbing the climbers can tour a perfect landscape of Annapurna Himalayan ranges through cultural exploration and difficult expeditions are provided.

Chulu West Peak Climbing Overview

Chulu West Peak Climbing starts against the summit of Chulu West as the climbers arrive in Kathmandu; they are required to do the important arrangements, and drive to Syange on a private vehicle. From Syange, the climbers will begin the hike to the stunning villages of Dharapani, Chame, and Pisang and go through the highest valleys of Manang.

For appropriate acclimatization and getting close with the environments, the climbers will spend two nights at Manang. From Manang, the trekking tour carries on against Ledar, and lastly, the climber will make a camp at Chulu West Base Camp. The expert climbing leaders will offer the climbers detailed directions on using peak climbing gears such as ice axes, crampons, and ropes. In the next few days, the climber will move to the summit of Chulu west by foot through glaciers. The climb is undemanding.

Preceding peak climbing is suggested but not compulsory. Enjoy Nepal Treks Expedition & Tours P Ltd provides services to the climber’s for making them 100% safe at the time of the whole period of the tour. After a prosperous summit attempt, the climber will join the famous trail of the Annapurna Circuit; passing through the popular Thorong La Pass and pilgrimage place Muktinath to Jomson. From Jomson, the climber will travel by a flight from Pokhara and then by bus to Kathmandu.

Best seasons for Chulu West Peak Climbing

The most beneficial seasons for the Chulu West Peak Climbing are in the spring months of March, April, and May, and the autumn months of September, October, and November. At this time the climate will be excellent through very less chances of rainfall. Therefore, the climbers should be physically fit and make arrangements for the upcoming trek and peak climbing expedition in the Annapurna region of Nepal.

Other information about Chulu West Peak Climbing

Chulu West Peak Climbing is one of the most beautiful and incredible peaks. It is a part of the bigger Damodar Himal range in western Nepal’s Manang region that enlarges south from Chalko Peak (6,687m) together with Nar, Phu, and Hunlung Khola. The climbers will trek by the barren but beautiful Manang Valley, which truly is like a part of paradise on earth.

The climbers are able to take in Manang’s peculiar geology and divergent settlement. The Chulu West Peak Climbing tour also takes the climbers to the highest area at the time of the Annapurna Circuit Trek Trail. The trekking trail for climbing Chulu West Peak is a stunning one that provides the most beautiful landscapes of the environment peaks and the lush Nepali woods.

The climber on the other hand is able to take in stunning views of the mountainous peaks Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Annapurna, and others during the time of their tour to the peak. Chulu West Peak offers an inspiring challenge for both seasoned trekkers and beginner climbers. Hence, for the climb the Chulu West Peak, the climber must be in appropriate physical form and have a lot of stamina.

Chulu West Peak Climbing Trekking Route

After each arrangement is made in Kathmandu, the agency Enjoy Nepal Treks Expedition & Tours P Ltd will board a private vehicle to drive to Besisahar from where the climbers will take a local sharing another comfortable vehicle to Chame. Chame is the location where the climbers will walk in the path of the beautiful villages of Pisang prior to entering the highest valleys of Manang. The climber will stay at Manang for two nights to allow for appropriate acclimatization and familiarizing themself with the region.

After passing the village of Manang, a base camp can be made inside the tiny valley located in the north. Following the base camp, the track comes across a smaller North-West ridge which will direct to the significant peak. Any attempt to climb the peak from the base camp can be done in a single day since the territory is not advantageous to any camp as the slants to the peaks are too much vertical.

At the time of the climber’s leisure period at the base camps, they will be taught the method to use peak climbing equipment that involves ice axes, crampons, and ropes by the competent climbing leaders. After a prosperous climb to the Chulu West Peak Summit, the climbers will make their return via Thorong La Pass to Muktinath and then to Jomsom. They will travel by a flight from Jomson to Pokhara and the tour ends through a picturesque drive back to Kathmandu.

Important highlights

  • Reach the highest point of Chulu west at 6,419 and get beautiful landscapes of Manang Himal and several other white mountains.
  • Sightseeing UNESCO world heritage locations in Kathmandu valley and Pokhara.
  • Hike to the famous Annapurna region and involving the Annapurna Circuit Route.
  • Chance to climb through the Annapurna Circuit’s highest point, Thorong La Pass at the height of 5416 meters.
  • The holy temple of Hindus and Buddhists, Muktinath at 3800 meters.
  • Stunning landscapes of the Himalayan ranges that include the three eight thousanders: Mt Dhaulagiri (8167m) Mt Manaslu (8163m) and Mt Annapurna (8091m).
  • Local villages and cultures together with the way, like those at Mangang, Brakka, Pisang, Nagwal, Muktinath, and Jomson.

Gear List

  • Duffel Bag
  • Day Pack (35-45 L)
  • Sleeping Bag (-20F/-30C recommended)
  • Down Jacket
  • Trekking Boots
  • Crocs (evenings & washing)
  • Trekking Pants (2-3)
  • T-Shirts (3)
  • Long-sleeve Hiking Shirts (2-3)
  • Trekking Jacket
  • Gortex (or similar) Jacket & Pants
  • Fleece or Thermal Top (evenings)
  • Fleece or Thermal Bottoms (evenings)
  • Lightweight Long Underwear (to sleep in or layer under clothes)
  • Socks (5)
  • Gloves (lighter & heavier for passes)
  • Wool Hat
  • Baseball Cap or Wide-brimmed Hat
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