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Garud Dome

Garud Dome

Dhauli Ganga Valley Uttrakhand

Garud peaks or Garur peak is the best option for climbing 6000mtr, located in Garhwal Himalayas of Uttarakhand. The is approachable from Joshimath.  Mount Garud is the best option for the persons who completed Basic Mountaineering Course and looking to test their capability for 6000mtr.  

BEST SEASON             :           MAY – JUNE & SEP – OCT

MAX ALTITUDE           :           6000 M

who can

Climb?

Climbing Garud peak can be a perfect progression, if your next targets are 7000m & 8000m peaks like Mount Nun or Mt.Everest. The mountain is semi-technical in nature and offers a good climbing challenge at 6000mtr altitude. Climbers are recommended to have an excellent level of fitness, which will form the foundation of not just this peak, but all of their future climbing endeavors. Training and preparation in basic ice and snow craft will be essential to attempt this peak
To make things easier for you, we’ve compiled a list of pre-requisites that are required to climb this peak:


Physical Fitness:
Climbers are expected to have an exceptional level of physical fitness. Consistent, structured training specific to mountaineering will be an absolute requirement for anyone looking to climb this peak. One must be able to trek 6-8 hrs comfortably carrying a backpack weighing 10 kgs.

Mountaineering Experience:
Prior mountaineering experience will be required for anyone looking to attempt this peak. For novices, good training lessons of ice & snow craft, ability to walk in boots attached with crampons, among others will be required.
Please check out our ‘Training’ page for custom programs for your climbs.

Itinerary

Arrival At Dehradun Airport – Transfer To Rishikesh Stay Hotel.

Climbers arrive in the capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu. A grand welcome is organized by the expedition leader and the climbers are briefed about the upcoming climb. Local sightseeing, finalization of the documentation, quick shopping, etc., are done during this period.

Fly to Lukla and approach towards Base Camp:

We take a helicopter from Kathamandu to reach Lukla, the place we begin our trek from. In the upcoming days we progressively reach towards higher destinations, allowing ample time for acclimatization. We follow the standard route of Lukla-Phakding-Namche-Khumjung-Tengbouche-Dingbouche-Loubuche-Everest Base Camp.

Acclimatization hikes & Climb of Lobuche East (6119m)

After having ample rest at the EBC (5380m), we have a grand puja ceremony at the base camp. Soon after, we proceed to more acclimatization hikes followed by a summit attempt on Lobuche East (6119m). After the summit attempt, we return to EBC.

Mt.Everest Climbing Period:
This period involves acclimatization rounds to higher camps on the mountain going as high as Camp-3 and return to the base camp for rest and recovery. Based on the weather reports, we choose the right weather report and make a summit attempt. Post the summit attempt, the team will return to the base camp.

Mt.Everest Climbing Period:
This period involves acclimatization rounds to higher camps on the mountain going as high as Camp-3 and return to the base camp for rest and recovery. Based on the weather reports, we choose the right weather report and make a summit attempt. Post the summit attempt, the team will return to the base camp.

Mt.Everest Climbing Period:
This period involves acclimatization rounds to higher camps on the mountain going as high as Camp-3 and return to the base camp for rest and recovery. Based on the weather reports, we choose the right weather report and make a summit attempt. Post the summit attempt, the team will return to the base camp.

Mt.Everest Climbing Period:
This period involves acclimatization rounds to higher camps on the mountain going as high as Camp-3 and return to the base camp for rest and recovery. Based on the weather reports, we choose the right weather report and make a summit attempt. Post the summit attempt, the team will return to the base camp.

Mt.Everest Climbing Period:
This period involves acclimatization rounds to higher camps on the mountain going as high as Camp-3 and return to the base camp for rest and recovery. Based on the weather reports, we choose the right weather report and make a summit attempt. Post the summit attempt, the team will return to the base camp.

Mt.Everest Climbing Period:
This period involves acclimatization rounds to higher camps on the mountain going as high as Camp-3 and return to the base camp for rest and recovery. Based on the weather reports, we choose the right weather report and make a summit attempt. Post the summit attempt, the team will return to the base camp.

Mt.Everest Climbing Period:
This period involves acclimatization rounds to higher camps on the mountain going as high as Camp-3 and return to the base camp for rest and recovery. Based on the weather reports, we choose the right weather report and make a summit attempt. Post the summit attempt, the team will return to the base camp.

Mt.Everest Climbing Period:
This period involves acclimatization rounds to higher camps on the mountain going as high as Camp-3 and return to the base camp for rest and recovery. Based on the weather reports, we choose the right weather report and make a summit attempt. Post the summit attempt, the team will return to the base camp.

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