Saltoro Kangri

Elevation (feet): 25,400
Elevation (meters): 7,742
Continent: Asia
Country: Pakistan
Range/Region: Karakoram
Latitude: 35.4003
Longitude: 76.8486
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1962
First successful climber(s): Japanese-Pakistani expedition
Nearest major airport: Islamabad, Pakistan
Convenient Center: Skardu, Pakistan

Saltoro Kangri, whose name means Yellow Mountain, is a rugged mountain of rock, ice, and snow. Its long crescent ridge supports numerous glaciers and numerous 7,000-meter peaks.


The following weather information is provided for the nearest supported peak. The weather icons reflect weather conditions from the base of the mountain, while the wind, temperature and humidity reflect conditions at the summit.

Weather by meteoexploration.

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