Mount Pumori Expedition
Mt Pumori lies in the upper Khumbu region of Nepal and it lies just eight kilometers west of Mount Everest. Mt Pumori literally means, “Unmarried Daughter” according to Sherpa language, was named by George Mallory due to her location in the shade of Big E, which lies in the Khumbu region on the border between Nepal and Tibet.
Standing at the altitude of 7145m, Pumori is the most popular mountain for those who wish to climb 7000m peaks in the Himalayas. Climbing Pumori requires a moderate technical climb on ice and snow. Pumori offers the breathtaking views of Lhotse and Everest. Pumori is the central attraction of the Himalayas and it is one of the most adventurous expedition which requires the solid experience on climbing as well as physical fitness.
- Walking times: average 7 to 9 hours walking per day (with several longer days up to 15 hours) for up to 28 days with some rest days included.
- Altitude: up to 6,500m.
- Terrain: you will experience a wide variety of mountain terrain from reasonable trails to crossing technical mountaineering passes and climbing to summits sometimes including use of fixed ropes.
- Remoteness: usually in more remote areas and likely to be a long distance from nearest road and facilities available in a city.
- Remoteness: usually in more remote areas and likely to be a long distance from nearest road and facilities available in a city. Of course it is very likely conditions will vary year to year but our trip gradings should give you an idea of what to expect. It is important everyone booked onto our trips should be open to new situations and ready to be flexible for any changes often involved with adventure travel. Please contact us if you have any question about our trip grades or if you need any help selecting the right trip for you.
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