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“Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.” – Seneca

TENTH PEAK

DAYS
Trek & Climb

18

Region
Annapurna
Group Size
Min 2 - Max 10
Max Altitude
6476 meters
Difficulty
Strenuous

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OVERVIEW

Tharpu Chuli or Tent peak has registered its name as one of the best short trekking peak climbing in the Annapurna region. It's way easier than other trekking peak climbing in Nepal & undoubtedly the most picturesque. Enjoy fairly easy climbing terrain that adds the level of experience to your climbing portfolio & helps you scale other elevated peaks. Tent Peak is the tent-shaped peak with an elevation of  5,500m can be achieved in 5 days. It does require ice climbing equipment to achieve the summit & rated as Alpine PD grade.

  • Tent peak is also known as Tharpu chuli

  • In 1956, col. Jimmy roberts as a part of British Expedition team climbed (not summitted) Tent peak

  • The tent peak was first summitted by japanese group in 1964 on an expedition to Annapurna south led by dr Haruo Higuchi.

  • The peak is initially seen from original Annapurna base camp.

  • Climbing to tent peak takes about 5 days

  • Rated as alpine PD

BEST TIME TO GO

Spring : March - May Fall : September - November

At these times, the weather is at its best, being hot but not uncomfortably so, and there’s usually minimal or no rain.

PHYSICAL FITNESS

 

Tent peak is rated as alpine PD for climbing. This means you require ice climbing equipment like: ropes, ice axes & crampons for climbing. No previous climbing experience required for this peak however, maximum flexibility often helps during such adventure. Expect to cover 6-7 hours of trekking while you are up for scaling tent peak.

 

MAJOR HIGHLIGHTS

 

  • Promising views of Tent Peak (5500m) its neighbour Singhu Chuli (6500m)

 

  • Views Of Annapurna I 8091m, Annapurna III 7555m, Annapurna V 7525m, Annapurna South 7219m,Gangapurna 7455m, Fang 7647m,

 

  • Machhapuchhre (Fish-Tail) 6997m, Hiunchuli 6331m are high peaks.

 

  • Annapurna Base Camp

 

  • Rhododendron Forests, Waterfalls & More.

 

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