Pisang Peak Climbing
Pisang Peak Climbing
Pisang Peak (6092 m.) is considered as one of the easier climbing peaks among the trekking peaks in Annapurna Region of Nepal. The Pisang Peak has majestically stood up above the village of Pisang and has formed the shape of pyramid in the summit. Pisang Peak lies on the way to the highest pass of the world “Throng La Pass” and offers very good scope for exploration.
For Pisang Peak Climbing the trekking starts from Besisahar in the Valley of the Marsyangdi River. The diversity of flora and fauna along the trail of this Annapurna Region until reaching the Pisang peak are incredible. Firstly, we departure to Besisahar from Katmandu and start trek enroot common Annapurna Circuit trails and reach Pisang in a 5 days. A Kharka at 4380m is considered the best place for setting up the base camp for Pisang Peak to ascent. The paths toward the summit of Pisang Peak ascend through wood and pasture and ultimately reach to the Kharka. The high camp for this Pisang Peak Climbing is set up at (5,400m) climbing to a shoulder on the South-West Ridge. There will be snow at the high camp from the end of November to the end of March. The well defined ridge leads to the final snow slop which is quite steep and little difficult to reach the summit of Peak Pisang.
The summit of the Pisang Peak offers truly splendid views of the Annapurna Range like Tilicho Peak, Annapurna II and IV, Ghangapurna and the Glacier Dome. Thus indeed, it is a peak of Sightseeing of snow-capped mountains of the Area. After a successful summit, the descent is made through same route and trek continued to Manang valley and proceeds further up to Throng Pedi, cross a Thorong la pass and approach to Muktinath, the another part of the Annapurna Region. Next Day descent trek to Jomsom to wait for a adventurous 20 minutes flight back to Pokhara.
Snowy horizon offers full board package for this Pisang Peak climbing as a unique adventure including climbing permit from NMA and all other necessary logistics form arrival up to departure from Kathmandu. Upon your request we do also offer only base camp service of this peak climbing where the climber may arrange all required logistics for above the base camp. Yet, the company provides the peak permit. The route of this trekking and climbing lies in Annapurna Region is also known as Annapurna Conservation Area.
We invite both the climbers requiring full board service or base camp service for this Pisang Peak Climbing. Our service includes the proper maps of the trekking and climbing route, hygienic high altitude food cooked freshly by our experienced cooks, experienced and professional trekking and climbing Sherpas and guides, sufficient and quality logistics, properly arranged arrival and departure transfers, well managed accommodation and tours to Kathmandu and Pokhara Valley.
Elevation: 6091m (19,970ft)
Location: Annapurna Region
Coordinates: 28°38'53"N, 84°11'16"E
Climbing Season: spring (April, May) and autumn (October, November)
Trek Duration:15 days (typically)
Trek Type: Teahouse/camping
Group Size: 2 – 12
Climbing Route: Northeast ridge
I planned to climb Naya Kanga Peak in March and Snowy Horizon helped me a lot - I got a great guide who has done an impressive List of ascents of high mountains. He was a real fighter when it came to struggle against a hell lot of snow - yet we had to give in before reaching the High Camp.