Gasherbrum II(8035m)

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Program Summary:

Name of Peak Gasherbrum-II/ K4 Elevation 8035-M (26,362 ft)
First Ascent July 8,1956 Location Karakoram- Baltoro Skardu
Best Time June – August Base Camp height 5000-M
Duration 50 days Ideal Group Size 07

Gashabrum II (K4) also known as the shining wall in the Karakoram Range located in the upper Baltoro region bordering China and the north face assessable from China. It ‘s  13th-highest peak of  the world and  secound-highest member  among the Gasherbrum group .

There are six peaks in the cluster Gasherbrum:  This peaks  is generally considered the easiest of the eight thousand meter peaks .
The  peak  was first climbed  by Austrian expedition in  1956,including the  members like, Fritz Moravec, Josef Larch, and Hans Willen part of an Austrian expedition. The standard climbing route is via the southwest ridge as it is relatively free of objective hazards such as ice falls and avalanches.

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ITINERARY:

Sr.No Program Time ( Hrs ) Stay
Day 01 Arrival In Islamabad: Briefing  in Alpine Club of Pakistan Hotel
Day 02 Flight to Skardu Or Drive to Chilas 11-12 Hotel
Day 03 Free day at Skardu Or Drive from Chilas to Skardu 8-9 Camp
Day 04 Drive to Askoli 6-7 Camp
Day 05 Trek to Jhola 5-6 Camp
Day 06 Trek to Paiju 6-7 Camp
Day 07 Rest day at paiju Camp
Day 08 Trek to Urdukas 8-9 Camp
Day 09 Trek to Goro-II 5-6 Camp
Day 10 Trek to Concordia 4-5 Camp
Day 11 Trek to Gasherbrum base 7-8 camp
Day 12-42 Climbing Period Camp
Day 43-48 Trek back to Askoli or Hushe via Gondogoro La Pass Camp
Day 49 Drive to Skardu 6-7 Hotel
Day 48 Fly to Islamabad if fly cancellation night spend in Chilas 8-9 Hotel
Day 49 Drive Chilas to Islamabad 11-12 Hotel
Day 50 Onward to your own destinations