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 an unclimbed 6000m peak
trip deposit US$1000
No current departure, contact Luke
Our service includes
2 nights hotel in Srinagar
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
Our service excludes
Meals while not on trek (Manali, Leh, Keylong)
Personal climbing equipment
Puja cost (allow US$20)
Items of a personal nature (laundry, bar bills, gratuities, etc.)
1 – arrive Srinagar
2 – drive Kargil
3 – drive Hagshu
4 – trek Hagshu valley camp
5 – trek Hagshu base camp
6 – 16 climbing days
17 – trek Hagshu
18 – drive Kargil
19 – drive Srinagar
20 – depart Srinagar
Hagshu. Image: ©Berghaus
Jullay and Namaskar.