Kyajo Ri

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Kyajo Ri,6186m.Is part of the Khumuche Himal,and located in the Gokyo Valley, Mount Everest Region of Nepal. Its SW ridge was climbed for the first time in post monsoon 2002, by an Anglo/French Expedition. The mountain has a fine and steep East face mostly rock, 1000m. easily seen from Machhermo village in the Gokyo Valley. The East face is still unclimbed. Reference: Trekking Map, Rowalding and Solu Khumbu 1:250,00

Elevation (feet): 20,295
Elevation (meters): 6,186
Continent: Asia
Country: Nepal
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov
Year first climbed: 2002
First successful climber(s): Duncan Wilson, Vincent Marche
Nearest major airport: Syanboche / Lukla
Convenient Center: Namche Bazaar

Thanks to Armando Corvini for adding this peak.

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Trip Reports

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  • Log #21505 - by Armando Corvini on Nov 03, 2008
    Ours was the second Australian expedition to Kyajo Ri,as we were there in 2005.This time we went to the South/West route. We trekked in from Lukla,Phakding, Namche Bazar, Mende,base camp.We...
  • Log #18989 - by Armando Corvini on Feb 14, 2006
    Our was the first Australia expedition to climb Kyajo Ri. Bad weather, time lost, slowed our team of five climbers to reach our base camp at Machermo in the Gokjo Valley. The team only reached camp 1...