Nepalese climbers successfully climbed Mt. Aconcagua (6962m), the highest peak in South America on 4 Jan 2020 to promote the ‘Visit Nepal 2020’ campaign. Along with Tashi Lakpa, Karma Tenzing , Halung Dorchi Sherpa, and Satish Man Pati stood atop the 6,962-metre peak where over 50 world climbers joined the team to promote the ‘Visit Nepal-2020’ campaign.
Chinese Mountaineering Association increased the permit price for Major Peaks Mt Everest, Cho Oyu and Shisha Pangma. Last year the Mt. Everest climbing permit price for 4+ Pax was 9,950 USD per person for members and 3,330 USD for per Sherpa, 2020 it will be 15,800 USD (4+ Pax) and 4,500 USD for per Sherpa. For Everest 7,050 USD flat increasement in total cost.
The Team of Sherpas from Seven Summit Treks, under the mangement of EOA (Expedition Operator Association) have fixed the rope lines till camp IV (7400m) as per the information from the basecamp. 5 Sherpas via NE Ridge (N-FACE) fixed the rope till 67400m" said Tashi Lakpa Sherpa, MD at Seven Summit Treks.
The Sherpa team of SST have fixed the rope lines till C II of Dhaulagiri, and almost all team half of team members reached to the basecamp last week. The team of Carlos soria approaching to reach the basecamp by helicopter flight from Pokhara and the team of Sergio Mingote via Marpha expecting to reach on 20th Sep 2019. This year 15 climbing Members joined the SST Dhaulagiri Expedition 2019. Weather seems to be challengin for more fews days, thus no progress from C II. Climbers planned to make summit push between late September to early Octo
The Team of Sherpas from Seven Summit Treks, under the mangement of EOA (Expedition Operator Association) have already fixed the rope lines till camp III (6800m) as per the information from the basecamp. "Ngima Dorchi Shepa, Namja Bhote, Kaji Sherpa, Rinjee Sherpa and Tenji Chumbi Sherpa 5 Sherpas via NE Ridge (N-FACE) fixed Camp III yesterday" said Mingma Sherpa, Chariman at Seven Summit Treks.
(49) Years old veteran climber Kami Rita Sherpa from Thame village of Solukhumbu made 23rd successful climbs over the world’s highest peak; Mt. Everest (8848m).
The rope fixing team (Japanese) including Muhammad Ali Sadpara (Seven Summit) fixed the route nearly to C 2 (7530m). Earlier, SST appointed Ali as a leader for fixing rope, as he is a veteran PAK climber who climbed Nanga Parbat 4 times (2008, 2009, 2016 & 2017), Gasherbrum I (2010), Gasherbrum II (2006) and Broad Peak (2017). “Its challenging due to weather but should be fine, in this year we can see maximum number of climber attempting K2, large manpower will definitely support our climbing.” Dawa added. Remarkable, in 2012 and 2014 under the management and leadership of Dawa it was a great success on K2.
Since the first ascent of Mt. Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay on 29 May 1953 via S-Col SE Ridge approximately 5231 ascents are counted from Nepal side till spring 2017 and “Sherpa” from the very first to now witnessed almost all attempts on the world’s highest peak. Mt. Everest also known as Sagarmatha and Chomolungma is situated at an altitude of 8,848m (29,029 ft.) in the MahalungurHimal Range between Nepal and China Border with the coordinates of 27°59'17"N 86°5'31"E.
Today at 11:30 AM, the team of Alex Txikon (Spain) successfully climbed to the summit of Mt. Pumori situated at an altitude of 7,161m under the management of Seven Summit Treks and Expedition. The team that includes Muhammad Ali Sadpara, Nuri Sherpa and Temba Bhote is now heading back to the base camp after the successful climb. The team aims to climb atop the summit of Mt. Everest this winter and has, so far, reached camp II of on the way to Everest. They have ascended the peak as a part of their winter expedition and the final ascent of the summit will be completed by the third week of February. The first ever successful winter expedition of Mt. Pumori was accomplished by two Japanese citizen named Hiroshi Aota and Yoshiki Sasahara in 1986.
This is the second time Alex Txikon a Spanish Climber (36 Yrs) has returned to the Nepal for an attempt to the summit of the Mt. Everest in winter season. Born in Lemoa (Bizkaia, Basque Country), on 12th of December 1981, Alex Txikon is the youngest of 13 brothers and sisters. He has taken part in more than 30 expeditions so far, has climbed up to the summit of 11 of the 14 highest mountains.
Two Austrian, One Dutch and four Sherpas from Seven Summit Treks successfully made a summit of Mt. Ama Dablam via Southwest Ridge. Mt. Ama Dablam which stands at an altitude of 6,812 meters in the Eastern Region of Nepal is considered as technical peak to climb.
On 30 Oct 2017, between 11:00 – 12:00 PM the team of Seven Summit Treks made successful ascent of Himlung Himal which lies to the Northeast of Annapurna Range and stands with an altitude of 7,126 Meters. “7 foreigners and 8 Sherpas were on the top of Himlung this morning and we hope more summit by tomorrow.” Chhang Dawa Sherpa, Director of Seven Summit Treks said. The details of all today’s ascents will be updated as soon as we get more updates from the leaders Ang Temba Sherpa and Mario Hetzel (Germany) he added.
6 Koreans planned to climb Kyungka RI 1 peak located in Langtang Region of Rasuwa District. Kyungya RI is also know as Kyungka R1, stands with the height of 6599m / 21650 ft. (Cordination : 28°17'48" / 85°40'03 ) and lies on the border of Nepal/Tibet. The peak is surrounded by Shalbachum Glacier on its SW side, Chusumdo Glacier (Tibet) on its North side and Kyungka Glacier on its SE side.
Mingma Sherpa, Chairman at Seven Summit Treks, who had flown to Manalsu today morning with Two Sherpas; Sona and Dawa gyalje confirmed that the duo has been able to rescue a Sherpa Climber who fell ill on his way back from the summit.
Himlung Expedition Autumn 2017 , sherpas and members details with SST
As per report, yesterday, on 15 October 2017 the team members of SST Korean Kyungya RI 1 Exp. 2017 made the first ascent of Kyungya (Kyungka) RI 1 which stands with the height of 6,599m and located in Langtang Himal Range in Rasuwa District. “Four climbers: 2 Koreans and 2 Sherpas scaled the peak first time in the history. Six more climbers are also planning to be on the top today” - Chhang Dawa Sherpa, Director at Seven Summit Treks stated.
Korean Team Reached Middle Camp yesterday and Planning for summit of Kyungya Ri 1 (6599 m.) in Langtang Region.
The team of 6 members and 4 Sherpas from Seven Summit Treks who reached their first camp (Mid Camp) yesterday are on final summit push of Kyungya Ri 1 also known as Kyangka Ri 1 which stands at an altitude of 6,599m (Co. LL- 28°17'48" , 85°40'03") in Langtang Himal Range of Rasuwa District. This Peak remains unclimbed till the date as there was an expedition on 2010 Spring of Japanese team leaded by Yoshichika Yamada but due to the bad weather and high wind team was just able to gain 5850m height above Camp 2.
Finally, the Manaslu Expedition comes to the end. We feel glad that the operation and management of the expedition was on the level of expected standard. Chhang Dawa Sherpa, Director of SST who managed and operated the expedition on Manaslu this autumn gives the final report of all ascents which are mentioned below.
#manaslu & #dhaulagiri #update All 6 Sherpa from SST; Nga Tashi, Ngima Dorchi, Damai Sarki, Lakpa Temba, Vinayak Jung Malla & Tenje Chumbi Sherpa successful fixed the rope up to an altitude of 6,800m approx. (Camp 3) via standard NE Route and planning to go higher in fews days as all climbers will soon arrive to the basecamp. This year Seven Summit Treks have 60 individual climbers who will be attempting to the summit among them 22 climbers (Chinese, Iranian, Indian and South Korean) reached to the Sama Gaon today by Heli flight. #dhaulagiri The team of Carlos Soria has descend down to Basecamp of Mt. Dhalulagiri I after acclimatizing for couple of days between CI and CII. (Ming Temba Updated) Stay connected for further updates. #manalsuexpedition #7summitstreks #sevensummittreks
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Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) classifies certain peaks between altitudes of 5000 m to 7000 m that can be climbed in a day as trekking peak. The total accent from basecamp to the peak and the decent back to the base camp can be accomplished in a day. The license for those peaks can be obtained from NMA.
Experience or no experience, it requires certain level of fitness to climb a peak. Depending upon the altitude and difficulty level, some training might also be necessary. However, there are certain mountains that can be climbed by a trekker or someone with no experience at all.
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