Great Trango is situated in the Trango group in Pakistan's Baltoro Glacier region, one of the most remarkable mountain settings on earth. The climbing route is deceptively straightforward, ascending from the Trango glacier to the summit of Great Trango. The climbing is only moderately technical making this expedition an ideal first foray to higher altitudes or simply a wonderful experience for climbers wanting a taste of the best that the Himalaya can offer without the extreme altitude.
-Source; Adventure Consultants guiding service
|Difficulty:||Major Mountain Expedition|
|Year first climbed:||1977|
|First successful climber(s):||Galen Rowell, John Roskelly, Kim Schmitz, and Dennis Hennek|
|Nearest major airport:||Islamabad/Rawalpindi|
|Convenient Center:||Rawalpindi or Skardu|
There is one trip report for Great Trango Tower.
- Log #19983 - by Sanne Bosteels on July 20, 2006With a group of 6 young people, we climbed the north face route, summit on 19th of July 2006. From Trango basecamp we carried loads up to the boulder at 5000m. A second camp was made after the slabs,...