Category Archives: Bhutan

Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 10 – Limithang To Laya Village

Previous Post: Day 9 – Robluthang to Limithang calendar date: Sunday, October 7, 2019 time: four hours – 3:15 of actual walking time distance: 13 km. start point altitude: Limithang  4120m endpoint campsite: Laya  3817m high pass crossing: none on … Continue reading

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Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 9 – Robluthang To Lemithang Via Sinche La

Previous Post: Shomuthang To Robluthang Via Jare La calendar date: Sunday, October 6, 2019 time: 7:40 from start to finish distance: 16.3 km. (Polar M430); Jordans: 18km. start point altitude: Robluthang 4160m endpoint campsite: Limithang  4160m high pass crossing: Sinche … Continue reading

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Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 8 – Shomuthang To Robluthang Via Jare La

Previous Post: Day 7 – Chebisa Via Gombu La to Shomuthang calendar date: October 5, 2019 time: left camp at 8:00 and arrived at Robluthang at 2 – 6 hours/4 of actual walking distance: 11 km  on my Polar M430/10 … Continue reading

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Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 7 – Chebisa To Shomuthang Via Gombu La

Previous Post: Day 6 – Lingshi Camp To Chebisa calendar date: Friday, October 4, 2019 time: 7 hours distance: 13 km. start point altitude: Chebisa 3900 m endpoint campsite: Shomuthang  4217m high pass crossing:   Gombu La 4447 m Maps: … Continue reading

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Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 6 – Lingshi To Chebisa

Previous Post: Day 5 – Jomolhari Camp To Lingshi calendar date: October 3, 2019 time:  4.5 hrs. (including our walk through the dzong) distance:  10 km. (Lonely Planet); 16 km. (Bart Jordans); 11.6 km. my Polar M430; 12 km on … Continue reading

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Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 5 – Jomolhari B.C. To Lingshi Via Nyile La

Previous Post: Day 4 – Jomolhari Base Camp Acclimatization Day calendar date: October 2, 2019 time: 6 hrs. (including 1 hr. for lunch and a bit more time for a few rest breaks) distance:21 km. start point altitude: Jomolhari campground … Continue reading

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Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 4 – Jomolhari B.C. Acclimatization Day

Previous Post: Day 3 – Thangthangka To Jomolhari B.C. calendar date: October 1, 2019 time: 3 hrs. distance: about 6.5 km. start point altitude:  Jomolhari B.C. 4044m high point altitude: Tsho Phu lakes at 4350m The Acclimatization Issue: The ascent … Continue reading

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Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 3 – Soi Thangthangka To Jomolhari B.C.)

Previous Post: Day 2 – Thongo Samba To Thangthangka calendar date: September 30, 2019 time:  5 hrs. (including 1 hr. for lunch and more for a few rest breaks) distance: 17 km. (from Bart Jordans’ guidebook) start point altitude: Thangthangkha … Continue reading

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Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 2 – Thango Campsite to Thangthangka

Previous Post: Day 1 –  Paro To Shana To Thonga Samba Day 2 –  Thongo Samba To Thangthangka calendar date: September 29, 2019 time: 6 hrs. (including 1 hr. for lunch and a bit more time for a few rest … Continue reading

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Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 1 – Paro To Shana to Thongo Samba

Previous Posts:  Bhutan’s Snowman Trek Preview- mostly images Part 1 From Paro To Shana To Laya Part 2 – From Laya To Chozo To Sephu Day 1 –  Paro To Shana To Thongo Samba calendar date: September 28, 2019 time: … Continue reading

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