Kyajo Ri | 6186m

A spectacular trek through Nepal’s Everest region with an alpine style climb of 6186 meter Kyajo Ri. You must have prior experience at 6000 meters to make this trip. Join us for the trek into Gokyo and a hike up Gokyo (two weeks), or for the whole expedition (3+ weeks).  Leadership. Luke Smithwick will be leading and guiding on this trip working alongside his team of top notch local staff.  Cost Effective. Full Service. We will climb with yak support for the trek and to base camp. Proving Ground.  Traversing the Great Himalaya range via a 5000 meter pass and climbing a 6000m+ meter peak is a real challenge. 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 5000 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
>Alpine-style climb of a 6000m peak


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Luke Smithwick






1 – arrive Kathmandu
2 – fly Lukla, trek Monjo
3 – trek Namche Bazaar
4 – acclimatization hike to Everest Hillary School
5 – trek Phortse
6 – trek Machermo
7 – acclimatize Machermo
8 – trek Gokyo
9 – hike Gokyo Ri
10 – trek Lungden (via Renjo La)
11 – trek Thame
12 – trek Kyajo Ri BC
13 – BC prep
14 – carry camp 1
15 – rest BC
16 – rest BC
17 – climb camp 1
18 – rest camp 1
19 – climb camp 2
20 – climb summit
21 – descend BC
22 – trek Namche
23 – trek Lukla
24 – fly Kathmandu
25 – Kathmandu
26 – depart Kathmandu

  • 3 nights single supplement hotel in Kathmandu      Dalai La  p: +977 1 4701436 e:
  • 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).
  • Goal Zero Solar charging for electronics
  • Trip/medical/rescue insurance
  • International flights
  • Nepal Visa
  • Meals while not on trek (Kathmandu)
  • Personal climbing equipment
  • Puja cost (allow US$20)
  • Items of a personal nature (laundry, bar bills, gratuities, etc.)

  • Price US$4???

    26 Days
    Trip deposit: US$500


    kang yatze

    Tashi Delek and Namaskar.