Kapura Peak 6350M

Kapura-Nangma-valley2This spectacular peak located in beautiful rock paradise Nangma valley Kanday Baltistan.
In early September 2013 the Portuguese climbers Daniela Teixeira and Paulo Roxo made the first ascent Kapura South (6350m) in the Nangma Valley, Karakoram, Pakistan, via their route Never Ending Dreams (1300m, M4).
From 6 – 9 September Daniela Teixeira and Paulo Roxo made the first ascent of Kapura South, a beautiful 6350m peak located in Pakistan’s Nangma Valley and a sister summit of the main Kapura Peak (6544m).Kapura-Peak-1 The two climbers from Portugal climbed a 1300m line up the SW Ridge past difficulties up to M4 and 70° ice and theirs is the first route from the Nangma Valley. Kapura’s main summit was first climbed in 2004 by Doug Chabot, Steve House, Bruce Miller, Marko Prezelj and Steve Swenson from the Charakusa side, while in 2009 Marek Holecek and Jan Doudlebsky added another route from the same side, namely Wild Wings (1300m, WI5+ M7, 70°).

Itinerary:

 

Sr.No Program Time(Hrs ) Stay
Day 01 Arrival In Islamabad 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 Hotel
Day 04 Drive  from Skardu  to  Kanday  village 5-6 Camp
Day 05 Trek to Mingulo Broq 3-4 Camp
Day 06 Mingulo Broq to Base Camp 4-5. Camp
Day 07-25 Climbing Period Camp
Day 26 Trek Back to Kanday from Base Camp 5-6 Hotel
Day 27 Drive to Skardu 5-6 Hotel
Day 28 Fly to Islamabad if fly cancellation night spend in Chilas 8-9 Hotel
Day 29 Drive from Chilas to Islamabad 11-12 Hotel
Day 30 Onward to your own Destinations.