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August 2016

Naz Bar An Yasin Valley
Ghizar,

Naz Bar An

Duration
4 days

Distance
53.6km

Standard
very demanding

Season
July-mid-September

Start
Batakushi

Finish
Chashi

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
finish only

Summary
This challenging route takes adventurous trekkers through wild and

Chumarkhan An
Ghizar,

Chumarkhan An

Duration
2 days

Distance
29Km

Standard
easy

Season
June-October

Start
Barsat

Finish
Chapali

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
This gentle pass leads through meadows and meanders along stream; it’s

Baltistan,

Hispar La

Duration
12 days

Distance
130.9km

Standard
extreme, technical

Season
Mid-June-September

Start
Thungol

Finish
Huru

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
The ultimate classic traverse of the Biafo and Hispar glaciers

Shimshal Village
Gojal,

Shimshal Village

Duration
5 days

Distance
62.8km

Standard
easy

Season
April-October

Start/Finish
Boi

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
Walk through a spectacular river gorge, past impossibly huge scree slopes

fairy meadows trek
Diamir, Gilgit,

Fairy Meadow

Duration
3 days

Distance
21Km

Standard
easy

Season
May-mid-October

Start/Finish
Jhel

Nearest Facilities
Fairy Meadow

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
Fairy Meadow offers easy access to an 8000m

Diran Base Camp
Diamir, Gilgit,

Diran Base Camp

Duration
4 days

Distance
34km

Standard
moderate

Season
Mid-June-September

Start/Finish
Chirah

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
A short and easily accessible trek goes to the seldom- seen

Shah Jinali An
Chitral,

Shah Jinali An

Duration
4 days

Distance
39km

Standard
moderate

Season
Mid-June-mid-September

Start
Rua

Finish
Yashkist

Zone and Permit
restricted, No permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
Broad, rolling alpine meadows and sparkling streams offer open strolling through