Siggi Kerscht, Max SchröderFrom April to May 2014 we have been for 4 weeks with Tendi on the Annapurna circuit and in Upper Mustang Trek. It was a wonderful time and Tendi was a perfect guide: competent, always friendly and helpful. Transfers, lodges and food have been well organized and in best quality. And - important for o ... Read More
The normal route to climb mount Ama Dablam is from its South- West ridge. Most of the mountaineering beginners start their climbing through this Mount. Ama Dablam 6812 meters. Ama Dablam is a small snowcapped peak of 6812m lying in the Everest region. This South - West ridge is the normal and most popular route to ascend the Mt. Ama Dablam.
This mountain is considered to be the most technical & difficult to climb. The mountaineers have to cross-difficult ice rocks and steep snow climbing one their climbing route.
Mountaineers usually have to pitch 3 high camps on the mountain of mount Ama Dablam 6812m.
To reach the first camp from base camp, the climbers have to pass the toughest and the difficult passing through the difficult saddle ridges; and then should turn to the north climbing up through the rocky ground and through the boulder.
We are in Camp one now. From Camp I - one has to cross the rocky bowl and should climb the ridge via to the fixed lines to Camp II . From Camp II after crossing over severe rocks and ridge which lead you to a camp 2.
The climbing route from Camp II is mostly with the steep mixed alleyways of rock, ice and snow. The route leads to the slope climb to snow ground and then passes through steep snow and ice tunnel then finally along the snow ridge go to Camp III,
From here to the summit, it is steep climb on snow and ice to the right of a huge hanging glacier. From the Top of mout Ama Dablam very charming sceneries of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Island peak, Makalu, Khumbu Himalayan and rest of the snowcapped surrounded mountains can be envisioned.
Trip FactsTrip Code: HPTNE-04, Duration: 24 days, Program Type: Expedition, Max. Altitude: 6812m, Minimum Pax: 2, Mode of Travel: Land, Start Trip: Lukla, End Trip: Lukla, Trip Grade:
Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu
Day 03: Prepared Expedition & Briefing in Ministry of Tourism
Day 04: Lukla and trek to Phakding - Camp or Lodge
Day 05: Namche Bazaar - Camp or Lodge
Day 06: Namche -Acclimatization - Camp or Lodge
Day 07: Namche -Thyanboche Monastery Camp or Lodge
Day 08: Thyanboche -Ama Dablam Base Camp,
Day 09-24: Climbing period for Ama Dablam Expedition 6812m.
Day 25: Base camp - Namche -Camp or Lodge
Day 26: Namche - Phakding -Camp or Lodge
Day 27: Phakding - Lukla -Camp or Lodge
Day 28: Fly Lukla - Kathmandu & transfer to hotel
Day 29: Kathmandu free time
Day 30: Final Departure.