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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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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La: Day 5 – In And Around Tsarang

Previous Post: Day 4 – Tamagaon To Tsarang time: the high point of the day: Ghar Gompa (3950) campsite: Maya’s Inn – Tsarang Maps: Himalayan Map House Upper Mustang Trek Map.  See here for info on hardcopy maps from Himalayan Map House. … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La: Day 4 – Tamagaon To Tsarang

Previous Post – Day 3 – Chele to Tamagaon Day 4 – Tamagaon To Tsarang time: about 5 hours high point: Nyi La (4010 m) campsite: Maya’s Inn in Tsarang below the dzong and gompa maps: Himalayan Map House Upper Mustang … Continue reading

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Upper Mustang-Phu Valley Traverse Via Saribung La: Day 3 – Chele to Tamagaon

Previous Post: Day Two – Kagbeni To Chele Day 3 – Chele To Tamagaon time: 5 hours distance: about 15 kilometers high point:  Syangboche La 3850 campsite: Tamagaon – New Tenzing Hotel & Restaurant – 3600 m Maps: Himalayan Map … Continue reading

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