Thapa Peak

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Conical peak on the northern side of Thapa( Dhampus )Pass. Generally snow covered but not alpine in nature ie no bergshrund or crevasses. Access from Marpha or via Hidden Valley on circuit of Dhaulagiri.

Elevation (feet): 19,685
Elevation (meters): 6,000
Continent: Asia
Country: Nepal
Latitude: 28.25
Longitude: 85.5833
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov
Nearest major airport: Kathmandu / Jomson
Convenient Center: Jomson

Thanks to Alan Ingram for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 2 trip reports for Thapa Peak.

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  • Log #16561 - by Robert Sulej on Dec 01, 2001
    First day: Marpha (2670m) to Yak Kharka (c.a. 4300m); about 5-6 hours of steep walking, camp near the stream, night in a very simple shelter (but with stone roof!). Second day: walking around Yak...
  • Log #16562 - by Alan Ingram on June 15, 2001
    Accompanied by Tenzing Sherpa and Nima Lakpa Sherpa. Account of Dhaulagiri Circuit including the climb is available on website.