Mount Narsing

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Mount Narsing (Narsingh) is one of the nearest big hills in West Sikkim. It can be seen in all its glory from Ravangla (6,800 ft). It is situated about 30 miles from Kangchenjunga, directly facing the mountain's South Side. It is surrounded by 7000ers like Tolung, Simvo, Jopunu, and others.

Elevation (feet): 19,029
Elevation (meters): 5,800
Continent: Asia
Country: India
Range/Region: Sikkim-Eastern Nepal Himalaya
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: Apr, May, Oct
Year first climbed: 1920
First successful climber(s): Dr. A.M. Kellas of Great Britain
Nearest major airport: Calcutta
Convenient Center: Ravangla, South Sikkim

Thanks to Wangdi Thakarpa for adding this peak.

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Trip Reports

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

There are 3 trip reports for Mount Narsing.

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  • Log #16644 - by Aroldo Filizola Rueda on Nov 11, 2002
    Subimos por la ruta sur, siguiendo la ruta que esta directamente saliendo del albergue Gonzalez Gomar. La ruta va pegada al lado derecho de una formaciĆ³n rocosa conocida como espinzo del diablo,...
  • Log #16645 - by Sergio Mendoza on Apr 08, 2002
    Very big group (25) from Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM) -www.montanismo.org.mx- summited. Weather conditions perfect, actually a bit warm, sky mostly clear.
  • Log #16646 - by bob weber on Mar 05, 2002
    this is a really great peak in a lot of ways..but the really nice thing is the glacier experience. i failed to get to the top...about 500 -700 ft from top.