Duration - 11 days
Location - Leh
Grade - Easy +
Season - July, August and September
About stok Kangri
Face of Stok Kangri is visible on top right of this page- it does not require you to be a trained and experienced climber. Excellent chance to start climbing with this above 6000m peak. Climbing Stok Kangri does not require any Himalayan climbing experience. If you have trekked in Himalayas before -you can climb this peak which lies in most scenic places of ladakh. Meet high altitude Shepherds of local villages untouched and unpolluted culture of Tibet-Ladakh . Monasteries of Spituk and Stok Palace explains the rich heritage of Royal Ladakh.
Arrive in Leh by flight. Stay in hotal.
Day 02 / Day 3
Day two explore the Leh visit in all tourist point. Todat night in hotel. : Leh -Day for sightseeing tour of Shey, Thiksey and Hemis Monastery. Overnight stay at the hotel. Two days rest should be included when you come to Ladakh- as Leh itslef is situated on high plateu.
Drive to Stok village & start of trek up to Manokarmo - a shepherd encampment- 3/4 hrs. of trekking. We usually suggest people to carry less wt. and walk slow-unless you are having adiquate experience to handle yourself in high altitude. if you are new to such atmosphere- walk with our instructors/guides, take lot of juice and water.
Trek to Base Camp. Approx 5 hr.
Trek to Advance Base Camp. Approx 5-6 hrs
Summit attempt & back to ABC. Stok Kangri climb is scree and rocky. You hardly encounter snow unless you are 70-100m short of summit. As this is "E" route. More difficult and challenging route is from "Right Side. Actual / Normal climbing route is hitting the left cleft of big "E" slope coming down towards Gulup Kangri ( Both have common caulier) This is a CWM- route to enter and route of exit are same.
Back to Manokarmo
Reaching Stok Village and then travel to Leh.
Fly To Delhi.