The Kwangde massif is the last part of the Lumding Himal and rises above Namche Bazaar. This is one of the trekking peaks of Nepal, so a trekking-peak permit is sufficient (if you choose to climb it legally.)The ridge contains at least 4 peaks. all can be climbed with one permit. All peaks of this ridge are above 6000m and inhibit some relatively small glaciers and some steep rock-faces. This peak offers views of the Rolwaling, Cho Oyu, Everest and Ama Dablam regions.
|Best months for climbing:||Sep, Oct|
|Year first climbed:||1975|
|First successful climber(s):||Lharkpha Tenzing, Sonam Gyalzen, Shambhu Tamang, Sonam Hisi, Nepal|
|Nearest major airport:||Kathmandhu, Nepal|
|Convenient Center:||Namche Bazar|
Thanks to Frank Verwys for adding this peak.
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