Tent Peak Climbing 2020

Tent Peak Climbing 2020

Facts of the Trip

Elevation: 5663m

Location: Annapurna Himal range

Duration: 15 days

First Ascent:

Best Season: Autumn and Spring (fair weather in Nepal)

Accommodation: Guest house and Camping

Climbing Route: Southern routes

Grade: Mountaineering I

Transportation: By Tourist bus (flight on request)

Group Size: O1 to N Pax

Major Activity: Trekking and Climbing

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Tent Peak also known as Tharpu Chuli. Tent Peak (5663m) is one of the trekking peaks in the Nepali. Tharpu peak has been a nice central position in the Annapurna Sanctuary. The ascent requires ice climbing equipment.

Before to climb Tent peak was necessary climbing permit from Nepal Mountaineering Association but Nepal Government free to climb any peak less then 6000m height. As of 2017 NMA has removed Tharpu Chuli from its list of Trekking Peaks. Now any climbers can climb that peak without permit. It is not technical climbing but require necessity climbing equipment and set Base camp and High camp too.

To reach the Tent peak there are server ways either you can directly go from Nayapul to Chhumrung all the way to Annapurna Base Camp or you can make Ghorepani Circuit trek than heading to Annapurna Base Camp or you can start trek from Phedi all the way to Jinu Danda than Annapurna Base Camp. It is possible hotel/ Lodge/tea house trekking until the Annapurna base camp. From Annapurna Base camp you need to heading to Tharpu chuli or tent peak base camp, stay one night in base camp in tented house. It is better to set high camp if you are learner. From High Camp success the tent peak climbing and return to Annapurna Base camp.

Asian Hiking Team organizes the tent peak or Tharpu peak climbing combines the Annapurna base camp trekking. We have well experience climbing Sherpa who has been many times on the top of Tent peak so feel free to contact for your success climbing.

Day by day itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu drive to Pokhara (900m), 5/6 hours driving by tourist bus start at 7 am, overnight Hotel (BB/L).

Day 02: Pokhara drive to Nayapul 1.30 hours and trek to Tikhedhunga (1575m), 3/4 hours trekking, overnight Lodge (B/L/D).

Day 03: Tikhedunga to Ghorepani (2850m), 5 hours trekking, overnight Lodge (B/L/D).

Day 04: Ghorepani visit sunrise view from Poon Hill and trek to Tadapani (2680m), 5 hours trekking, overnight Lodge (B/L/D).

Day 05: Tadapani to Chhomrong (1950m), 4.30 hours trekking, overnight Lodge (B/L/D).

Day 06: Chhomrong to Dovan (2720m), 6/7 hours trekking, overnight Lodge (B/L/D).

Day 07: Dovan to Machhapurchhe Base Camp (3700m), 4-5 hours trekking, overnight Lodge (B/L/D).

Day 08: Machhapurchhe Base Camp (MBC) to Annapurna Base Camp (4130m), 2 hours, rest and relax a day (B/L/D).

Day 09: Annapurna Base Camp to Tent Peak Base Camp (4450m), 4-5 hours, overnight Tented camp, (B/L/D).

Climbing Start

Day 10: Tent Peak Base Camp to High camp (5000m), overnight tented camp (B/L/D).

Day 11: Early morning climb the Tent Peak 5663m and returning to High camp, have a hot lunch and clear the high camp return to Annapurna Base camp 10-15 hours, Overnight Lodge (B/L/D).

Climbing End

Day 12: Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo (2310m), 6 hours, trekking, overnight Lodge (B/L/D).

Day 13: Bamboo to Jinu Danda (1730m), 5 hours trekking, visit natural hot spring and take hot bath overnight Lodge (B/L/D).

Day 14: Jinu Danda to Nayapul (1180m) 5/6 hours trekking and drive to Pokhara 1.30 hours, overnight at hotel in Pokhara (BB/L).

Day 15: Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus 6 hours drive or by Flight 25 minutes, transfer to hotel in Katmandu (BB).