Featured photo of Kun

BC involves several days trekking from Zanskar

side. Easily accessible, twin peaked, year round snow cover with a full day glacier trek to base of south west face route and advance

camp. Face is steep and about 1500. From top of face skirt around the prominent tower to the

right. Camp here with summit in sight. One day return trip to summit.See

also: Nun Kun

Elevation (feet): 23,218
Elevation (meters): 7,077
Continent: Asia
Country: India
Range/Region: Punjab Himalaya
Latitude: 34.012807
Longitude: 76.056992
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug
Nearest major airport: Srinagar or Leh

Thanks to theyogiclimber for contributing to these details. (View history)

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 2 trip reports for Kun.

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  • Log #22545 - by opensea on July 17, 20164 Stars

    Mt Kun Expedition July 2015

    Report by Christian Wilson, NSW Australia August 2015

    Mountain climbed: Mt Kun 7077m Area of Mountains, Country:  Nun/Kun Massif, Great Himalaya...

  • Log #12309 - by John Schwelm on Oct 11, 1999
    Myself and partner(s) Darren Roberts and Ted Tombling from the UK tried an alpine ascent on the SW face route. This face had reeked hell on many parties but alas we got up it and camped in the bowl...