Tsengel Khairkhan Uul

This isolated mountain is noticeable for being the highest within a wide region of the Mongolian Altai. The attribute "Khairkhan" which often accompanies the name of major mountains in Mongolia means "sacred": «high respect» was the favorite translation of our local guide.

Elevation (feet): 12,920
Elevation (meters): 3,938
Continent: Asia
Country: Mongolia
Range/Region: Altai
Latitude: 48.64879
Longitude: 89.15755
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug
Nearest major airport: Olgii
Convenient Center: Sagsai

Thanks to Alberto Pedrotti for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

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  • Log #22349 - by Alberto Pedrotti on Oct 09, 2012
    We came close to it while driving from Sagsai to the three large lakes before the Chinese border - Khoton Nuur, Kurgan Nuur and Dayan Nuur. Coming from Sagsai, we reached very late the beautiful...