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Mera Peak Expedition

By Ramesh Dhakal | Category :: Travel Article

Mera Peak is authoritatively the most elevated trekking top in Nepal that offers boundless mountaineering experience. Mera Peak is an alluring pinnacle that ascents toward the south of Mount Everest and commands the uninhabited valleys of Hongu and Hinku. The pinnacle was first moved in 1953 by J.O.M Roberts and Sen Tenzing. In any case, the best possible rising of Mera Peak was made in 1975 by French Climbers - Marcel Jolly, G. Baus and L. Honnis who climbed the North Peak following an indistinguishable course from Roberts, yet navigating along the interfacing edge to the further summit. Moving of Mera Peak is viewed as more gutsy and less difficult than other trekking crests with almost no mountaineering background. The gutsy move of Mera Peak is remunerated with stunning perspectives of world's transcending mountains including Mt. Everest 8848m, Mt. Lhotse 8516m, Mt. M0akalu 8485m, Mt. Cho Oyu 8201m and other encompassing high mountains in Everest locale of Nepal.

The rising of Mera Peak is produced using the Mera La pass (5415m) on the Northern Face, which associates the uninhabited valley of Hongu to the Hinku valley. The late Jimmy Roberts and Seun Tenzing were the main climbers to do the Mera Peak Trek on twentieth May 1953. The excursion to Mera Peak starts in Lukla (after a short flight from Kathmandu). From Lukla, six days of trekking takes after as you will stroll by interesting Sherpa Villages the distance to Mera Base Camp (5099m) arranged at the base of a massive ice sheet prompting the Mera La Pass.

Two High Base Camps are set up at 5385m (a little underneath Mera La) and at 5800m, from where the summit climb can be endeavored. Despite the fact that the Mera Peak Climb is in fact clear, there are a few precipices to move around, and the course can be long and requesting after a crisp snowfall. The move from Mera La to the Summit is steady with an exceptional mountain display of the Eastern Nepal Himalayas dependably in locate. The pinnacles you can see from the highest point of Mera top incorporate Mt. Everest (8848m), Cho-Oyu (8201m), Lhotse (8516m), Makalu (8463m), Kangchenjunga (8586m), Nuptse (7855m) and Chamlang (7319m) among numerous others.

By Ramesh Dhakal | Dec 5, 2017 | Category > Article >Travel | Comments | Views 419

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