Kangchenjunga West

Kangchenjunga West, more formally known as Yalung Kang, is the second highest of the five high peaks of the Kangchenjunga massif.

Elevation (feet): 27,904
Elevation (meters): 8,505
Continent: Asia
Country: Nepal
Range/Region: Sikkim-Eastern Nepal Himalaya
Latitude: 27.705187
Longitude: 88.136616
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: Apr, May
Year first climbed: 14/5/1973
First successful climber(s): Ageta Yutake (JPN)
Nearest major airport: Bhadrapur
Convenient Center: Taplejung

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