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Generally, there are two Chulu peaks Chulu west peak and Chulu east peak with its wonderful panorama of embracing the Annapurna Himalayan range. Chulu East (6584 m) climbing is one of the popular Peak climbing in Nepal. This peak situated on the top of Manang valley offer stunning view across to the Annapurna II, III and IV, Gangapurnam Dhaulagiri Tilicho Peak and many more mountains.
For Chulu East Peak climbing The North-East Ridge is considered the normal route to climb this peak from a Base Camp on the moraine at 5334 m. Most climbers make it to the top and back from Base Camp in one long day although some have, in the past, established a higher camp somewhere below the peak.
Another subsidiary peak called Chulu Far East may also be attempted from this approach. Many climbers are confused as to the exact location of Chulu east and Chulu west peak as the range has 4 summit which is unmarked in the maps of this area. As a result, many climbing parties have mistakenly climbed one of these peaks thinking it to be Chulu peaks.
Prior mountain climbing experience is necessary to climb Chulu east peak and you should be familiar with the use of your equipment, crampons, harness, ice ax, tying knots and handling climbing ropes. Chulu east peak climbing is easy and it causes no altitude sickness. The adventure will offer you the wonderful variety of beautiful landscape and culture from the subtropical lower reaches of the valley with its terraced fields where people dominate. Not only the scenery of mountain range is popular here but also the warm hospitality of people of this valley is very popular. You will meet interesting Gurung people in the trails and their cultural heritage is really charming. You will also encounter the beautiful view of the rhododendrons and pine forest in-route.
Chulu east peak climbing is tough and challenging peak climbing in Nepal. Trekking planner takes you to the beautiful trails to Chulu peak where you will encounter beautiful landmarks. Trekking Planner organizes a different kind of adventure activities such as Peak Climbing and walking holiday in Nepal at an affordable price and provides quality service.