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November 2017

Diamir, Gilgit,

Rupal

Duration
5 days

Distance
37km

Standard
easy

Season
June-October

Start/Finish
Tarashing

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
A quick, easy approach through lovely meadows leads to the base

Diamir, Gilgit,

Mazeno La

Duration
8 days

Distance
74.5km

Standard
extreme, technical

Season
Mid-June-mid-September

Start
Tarashing

Finish
Bunar

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
This glaciated pass brings trekkers close to the Mazeno Peaks

Hunza, Nagar,

Pakora Pass

Duration
5 days

Distance
46.9km

Standard
moderate

Season
Mid-June- September

Start
Upper Naltar

Finish
Pakora

Nearest Town
Gilgit

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
A fine introduction to Karakoram trekking, this route

Baltistan,

Gondogoro Valley

Duration
9 days

Distance
50.2km

Standard
demanding

Season
Mid-July-September

Start/Finish
Hushe

Zone and Permit
restricted, US$50 permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
This challenging trek up one of Karakoram’s most spectacular valleys

Baltistan,

Masherbrum Base Camp

Duration
4 days

Distance
31km

Standard
moderate

Season
Mid-June-September

Start/Finish
Hushe

Zone and Permit
restricted, US$50 permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
One of the easiest and quickest treks to

Baltistan,

Baltoro Glacier

Duration
15 days

Distance
143.6km

Standard
demanding

Season
June-September

Start/Finish
Thungol

Zone and Permit
restricted, US$50 permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
The world-renowned Baltoro Glacier has some of the planet’s most amazing

Ghizar,

Thui An

Duration
5 days

Distance
47km

Standard
moderate

Season
July-September

Start
Nialthi

Finish
Sholkuch

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
An outstanding and popular traverse over a relatively easy pass,

Chitral,

Kachakani An

Duration
6 days

Distance
57. 5km

Standard
very demanding

Season
July- September

Start
Machiangaas

Finish
Sor Laspur

Nearest Town
Kalam

Zone and Permit
Open, no permit

Public Transport
yes

Summary
This trek through forested glades and

Gojal,

Qachqar-e-Dur and Shpodeen Pass

Duration
7 days

Distance
55.5km

Standard
demanding

Season
Mid-June-September

Start/ Finish
Shimshal Village

Zone and Permit
open, no permit

Public Transport
no

Summary
Unvisited and incredibly scenic, this loop trek crosses a spectacular