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From Mustang To The Phu Valley Via Saribung La: Day 14 – 15 In And Around Phu

Previous Post: Day 14 – From Moraine Camp Below Bhrikuti Shail  To Phu We came at the village of Phu from the north after an eight-day traverse of upper Mustang from Tsarang.   Only in 2002 was  the Naar-Phu valley opened … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La: Day 14 – Moraine Camp Below Bhrikuti Shail To Phu

Previous Post: Day 13  –  Khumjungar Moraine Camp – Saribung La –  Moraine Camp Below Bhrikuti Shail time: 7:10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. the high point of the day: our moraine camp below Bhrikuti at 5000 m campsite: Pho (4080) … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La:  Day 13 – Khumjungar Moraine High Camp To Moraine Camp Below Bhrikuti Shail

Previous Post: Day 12 – Japanese Base Camp To Khumjungar  High Camp time: 6:45 to 3:00 the high point of the day: Saribung La (6040) campsite: moraine camp below Bhrikuti Shail High Camp (5000) Maps: Himalayan Map House Upper Mustang Trek … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La:  Day 12 – Japanese Base Camp To High Camp

Previous Post: Day 11 – Damodar Kunda To Japanese Base Camp time: 7:15 – 11:30 distance: about 5 kilometers the high point of the day: our moraine camp at 5680 meters Maps: Himalayan Map House Upper Mustang Trek Map.  See here for … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La:  Day 11 – Damodar Kunda To The Japanese Base Camp

Previous Post: Day 10 – Batsyak Camp (Parsye Khola) To Damodar Kunda time:  7:20 start – 10:30 finish distance: about 5.5 km. Maps: Himalayan Map House Upper Mustang Trek Map.  See here for info on hardcopy maps from Himalayan Map House. Nepal Govt … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La: Day 10 – Batsyak Camp To The Damodar Kunda

.Previous Post: Day 9 – Ghuma Thanti To Parsye Khola (Batsyak Camp) Day 10 – Batsyak Camp To Damodar Kunda time: 7:15 to about 1:15 distance: 9 kilometers the high point of the day: Batsyak La (5450) our tent site: near … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La: Day 9 – Ghuma Thanti To Parsye Khola

Previous Post: Day 8 – Luri Gompa To Ghuma Thanti time: 7:15 – 11:00 a.m. distance: 6 km. the high point of the day: 5320 meters campsite: Parsye Khola 4890 (also referred to as Barse Khola, Batsyak Camp; Barche Khola; Daune … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La: Day 8 – Luri Gompa To Ghuma Thanti

 Previous Post: Day 7 – Yara To Luri Gompa Via Tashi Kabum time: 7:10 – 1:00 … about five hours with lunch out of our backpacks distance: 9 km. the high point of the day: 4930 m. campsite: Ghuma Thanti … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La: Day 7 – Yara To Luri Gompa Via Tashi Kabum

Previous Post: Day 6 – Tsarang To Yara Via Dhi time: 2 hours Distance: 3.5 km. the high point of the day: Luri Gompa’s cave temple (4005) campsite: below Luri Gompa 3840 Maps: Himalayan Map House Upper Mustang Trek Map.  See … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La: Day 6 – Tsarang To Yara Via Dhi

Previous Post: Day 5 – In and Around Tsarang time: 7:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. with one hour + for lunch distance: 11.5 km. high point: Yara (3650) campsite: the tenting area behind the Rooftop Guesthouse in Yara maps: Himalayan … Continue reading

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