This is challenging and technical Trekking, climbing of Nepal, you most have to physically fit and mentally prepare, off the beaten trails, camping or challenging high passes Treks, at this level can he arranged for periods of 18 to 32 days. Typically, a gradual ascent through a green river valley will lead you up to a number of high passes, where you will reach the altitude of 5416m. Often times, you will get a close insight into the Tibetan culture. Participants should expect to trek above 5416m/17872ft. or climbing 6540m.
Nestled amidst the resplendent heights of Nepal, Dhampus Peak stands as an inviting challenge, its summit soaring to an elevation of 6,012 meters above sea level. This enchanting trekking peak is cradled in the embrace of the mighty Tukuche Peak and Dhaulagiri Himal. As you embark on a journey to conquer this majestic peak, you’ll trace the undulating contours of the interfluve ridge that gracefully separates the Upper Dolpo Region and Upper Mustang region.
Dhampus Peak boasts a magnetic charm as an integral part of the Dhaulagiri circuit and Hidden Valley route. From its lofty summit, a panoramic vista unfolds, revealing the seventh-highest mountain on Earth, Dhaulagiri, standing tall at 8,167 meters. To the northeast lies the formidable Tukuche Peak, its regal height reaching 6,920 meters. In the West, a breathtaking Upper Mustang valley stretches as far as the eye can see, while the awe-inspiring Upper Dolpo territory beckons with its imposing presence.
Dhampus Peak offers a symphony of high mountain views that will leave an indelible mark on your soul. As you ascend to its summit, prepare to be mesmerized by the grandeur of Dhaulagiri at 8,163 meters, the graceful Sita Chuchura at 6,611 meters, the proud Nilgiri at 6,940 meters, the regal Tukche Peak at 6,920 meters, the lofty Tilicho Peak at 7,134 meters, the stoic Thorong Peak at 6,484 meters, the majestic Yaskawa Kan at 6,482 meters, the soaring Puth Hiunchuli at 7,246 meters, the formidable Mukut Himal at 6,639 meters, and the alluring Tangu Peak at 6,197 meters. This is just a glimpse of the breathtaking landscape that unfolds before you.
Unlike other high-altitude peaks in the region, Dhampus Peak offers a less challenging ascent. It stands as a testament to adventure, physically demanding yet not as rigorous as the formidable Island Peak, Ama Dablam, and Mera Peaks. The climb up Dhampus Peak is a journey that beckons those who seek the thrill of altitude and the allure of untouched terrain.
The best time to embark on a Dhampus Peak expedition is during the months of April, May, September, October, or November. These months offer favorable weather conditions for mountaineering, with May, June, July, August, September, and October being particularly ideal. However, if you venture forth in late March, early April, or late October through November, be prepared to brave the colder elements.
Your Dhampus Peak Climbing journey commences in the vibrant city of Kathmandu. From there, you embark on a picturesque road trip to the charming city of Pokhara, where adventure beckons. The trail unfolds further as you travel from Pokhara to Naya Pul, aided by a private car. Your trek unfurls through Poon Hill, Tatopani, Ghasa, Tukuche, Marpha, and Alubari, setting the stage for your grand summit attempt on Dhampus Peak.
The Dhampus Peak Climbing expedition combines the comfort of tea house trekking with the thrill of camping in the wilderness. From Pokhara to Marpha village, you’ll enjoy the comforts of tea houses. Beyond Marpha, the journey takes a more rustic turn as you delve into camping. Our expert team ensures your safety and comfort, pitching camps at strategic locations like Alu Bari (Yak Kharka) and Dhampus Peak Base Camp. A dedicated team of cooks, kitchen staff, porters, and a climbing guide will accompany you on this journey, ensuring a seamless experience.
After conquering the summit of Dhampus Peak, your trek retraces its steps, leading you back to Jomsom. From Jomsom, you’ll catch a flight back to Pokhara, marking the end of this epic adventure. The remainder of our dedicated staff will return by bus, while your trusty guide remains with you until the very end.
At Nepal Wilderness Trekking, our expert guide team comprises seasoned professionals, well-versed in the nuances of Dhampus Peak and the surrounding Dhaulagiri Range. They possess an intimate knowledge of the terrain, trails, mountain ranges, wildlife, and flora that grace this region. Our package costs are transparent and competitive, with no hidden fees beyond those outlined in this itinerary.
From the moment you set foot in Kathmandu to the day you return, the Dhampus Peak Climbing expedition spans 14 days. This adventure is tailored for physically fit and adventurous travelers, open to exploration year-round except during the monsoon months of July and August. To plan your Dhampus Peak Climbing trip or seek further assistance, do not hesitate to contact us at Nepal Wilderness Trekking. Our agency is committed to providing you with a seamless and unforgettable peak climbing experience.