Mt. Baruntse (7,129m) lies in the heart of Khumbu Region on the lap of Mt. Everest and Mt. Makalu It is bounded on the east by the Barun Glacier flowing north south from Cho, to the northwest by the Imja Tse glacier and the Hunku glacier forms the southeast boundary. Baruntse is an attractive mountain for climbing due to its location, classical symmetrical beauty and relatively accessible to climbers across wide range of skills. It is the most accessible peak in the region besides having a normal route of ascent. The south -East Ridge of Baruntse is a bit difficult because of being straightforward hard ways to climb. In the Expedition of Mt. Baruntse there are hard sections of 50 Degree’s elevation with a prominent ice cliff for climbing and facing the risk of avalanche.
Expedition of Baruntse is an experience sense of being in a remote area without investing considerable amount of time and efforts. The ascent route for Baruntse Expedition is through the southern ridge overhanging the famous West pass; this is in fact the traditional route opened by Hillary and Ship Ton in 1952. The regular approach begins at Lukla and takes you across the Hongu valley, one of the most fertile regions in Nepal, passing northward through a beautiful alpine environment. The walk passes through delightful Sherpa country. It provides an excellent acclimatization. The climbers have succeeded the mountain mostly in the spring season because of being the best season to the climber for safety. The Baruntse base camp is at an altitude of around 5400m which sits near the pristine lakes below Amphu Labtsa pass. The route then follows a long ridge leading to the summit. Alpine Trav Treks and Expeditions are always ready to manage your treks as per your interests and requirements.
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