Gyachung Kang is a high mountain of the Khumbu region. It is the highest peak between Mount Everest and Cho Oyu. Its twin snow and rock peaks tower above the immediate surroundings, separated by a narrow saddle.
|Range/Region:||Central Nepal Himalaya|
|Difficulty:||Major Mountain Expedition|
|Best months for climbing:||Apr, May|
|Year first climbed:||1964|
|First successful climber(s):||Y. Kato, K. Sakaizawa, Pasang Phutar, (Japanese expedition)|
|Nearest major airport:||Kathmandu, Nepal|
|Convenient Center:||Kathmandu, Nepal|
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
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- Log #2731 - by
Tomaz Jakofcic on Oct 11, 2004I am looking for some fotos of Gyachung Kang. Do you have some fotos from the north side (Tibet) ?
- Log #2730 - by Tomaz Jakofcic on Oct 10, 2004Slovenian expedition summited Gyachun Kang on October 31., Peter Meznar & I and November 1 st: Andrej Stremfelj, Marko Car, Marko Prezelj, Matic Jost. We did a new Slovenian route (VI/4, 2000...