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M. Harmukh dominates the Lower Kashmir Valley and overhangs the Gangabal Lake which is sacred to Kashmiri Hindus.According to a local legend, 'the gleam from the vein of green emerald in the summit of the mountain renders all poisonous snakes harmless.' Its north face resembles Eiger.

Elevation (feet): 16,890
Elevation (meters): 5,148
Continent: Asia
Country: India
Latitude: 33.7833
Longitude: 76.0167
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Nearest major airport: Srinagar
Convenient Center: Sonamarg

Thanks to Dr. Bakshi Jehangir for adding this peak.

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