Leadership. Luke Smithwick will be leading this trip working alongside his team of top notch local guides and staff.
Cost Effective. Full Service. We will climb with horse and porter support to base camp.
Proving Ground. Come and test yourself on a high altitude peak and trek in the spectacular Himalaya, with the guides and resources to keep you safe and informed.
Trust. Trekking and climbing at 6000 meters is no place to be short on resources. We make the proper advance preparations to ensure that our team will be properly cared for, from airport to summit to airport.
>Spectacular and scenic trek through the Himalaya
>expedition-style climb of a 6000m peak
trip deposit US$1000
minimum 3 climbers
Interested? Get in touch. No Current departures.
Our service includes
2 nights hotel in Kathmandu
All other accommodation while present on scheduled trip itinerary
Ground transportation by private vehicle
‘Himalaya Alpine’ expedition style climbing and trekking trip: Delicious meals, french press coffee and herbal teas, all porterage on approach/retreat, local guides and staff, Mountain Hardwear expedition tents, equipped dining tent, experienced western guide (Luke).
Solar charging for electronics
Himalaya Alpine Guides duffel bag
Our service excludes
Meals while not on trek (Kathmandu, Pokhara)
Personal climbing equipment
Puja cost (allow US$20)
Items of a personal nature (laundry, bar bills, gratuities, etc.)
1 – arrive Kathmandu
2 – drive Chame 2670 meters
3 – trek Pisang 3205 meters
4 – trek Chulu 3600 meters
5 – acclimatize Chulu 3600 meters
6 – trek Yak Kharka 4018 meters
7 – trek Chulu East base camp 5153 meters
8 – acclimatize Chulu East base camp 5153 meters
9 – climb Chulu East high camp 5400 meters
10 – climb Chulu East summit 6548 meters
11 – trek Manang
12 – trek Yak Kharka
13 – trek Thorung Phedi
14 – trek Muktinath
15 – trek Jomsom
16 – fly Pokhara, fly Kathmandu
17 – depart Kathmandu