Gangsthang | 6162m

gangsthang

Features
>Wilderness trek into Lahaul Himalaya
>Ascent of Mount Gangsthang
>Wild exploring in remote areas

Price
$2280
trip deposit US$500
max 4 participants

Hotel
Johnson Lodge

Dates

8-21 October 2017

Leader

Luke Smithwick

Luke Smithwick

 

 

 

 

 

Our service includes
2 nights single hotel room in Manali
All other accommodation while present on scheduled trip itinerary
Ground transportation by private vehicle
‘Himalaya Alpine’ Expedition style mountaineering trip: Delicious meals, french press coffee and herbal teas, all horse porterage on approach/retreat, local guides and staff, Mountain Hardwear expedition tents, equipped dining tent, experienced western guide, experienced Sherpa guide
Solar charging for electronics

Our service excludes
Trip/medical/rescue insurance
International flights
India Visa
Meals while not on expedition (Manali, Keylong)
Personal climbing equipment
Puja cost (allow US$20)
Items of a personal nature (laundry, bar bills, gratuities, etc.)

Outline Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrive Manali – Sunday 8 October 2017
2 – drive Keylong 3080m
3 – drive Zanskar Sumdo 4054m
4 – Zanskar Sumdo acclimatization 4054m
5 – trek Gangsthang BC 4307m
6 – trek Gangsthang Camp One 4924m
7 – trek Gangsthang Camp Two 5461m
8 – summit day 6098m
9 – contingency day*
10 – contingency day
11 – contingency day
12 – descend BC
13 – trek Zanskar Sumdo, drive Manali
14 – depart Manali – Saturday 21 October 2017

*contingency days can be used for extra acclimatization, weather days, and for more climbing. If you are planning on early departure from the expedition, you will be responsible for covering the costs of the transportation and other costs outside of the planned itinerary. Traveling with the group is beneficial (!). 🙂

Namaskar.