Passu Peak (7284m)

Altitude:                      7284m

Base camp Altitude:   4000m

Range:                         Karakoram

Location:                     Passu Glacier

Duration:                     30-days

Time:                           June – August

Passu peak (7284m) stand at the west of Batura Muztagh, and at the Passu Glacier. At a distance of about one hundred kilometers from Chinese border and 150 kilometers from Gilgit, it is clearly visible on the Karakoram Highway.Passu Peak climbed in 1978 by joint Pakistan Japanese expedition and one of their members Mr. Toshio Takahashi lost his life by felling into a crevasse on the lower glacier.

Passu Peak normally considered one of easy summit but due to climatically changes the glacier moving very extremely for hidden crevasses, and ice shoulders. It’s  a long but gently angled climb from the Passu Glacier to the east has so far have a number of ascents.

Program:

Day 01:                 Arrival  in Islamabad/Hotel

Day 02:                 Drive to Chilas 11-12hrs / hotel

Day 03:                 Drive to Karimabad Hunza 6-7 hrs/hotel

Day 04:                 Karimabad –  Borith lake 3-4hrs/ camp

Day 05:                 Borith- Luzhdur 3660m 5-6hrs/camp

Day 06:                 Luzhdur – Passu Peak base camp 4-5hrs /camp

Day 07-24:          Climbing activities

Day 25:                 Passu Peak bc to Borith lake-Passu 6-7 hrs/ hotel

Day 26:                 Day free at Passu/hotel

Day 27:                 Drive to Gilgit /hotel

Day 28:                 Drive to Naran via Babusar Pass 6-7 hrs/ hotel

Day 29:                 Drive to Islamabad 8-9hrs/hotel

Day 30:                 Islamabad de briefing / departure

 

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