|Range/Region:||Central Nepal Himalaya|
|Difficulty:||Major Mountain Expedition|
|Best months for climbing:||Sep, Oct|
|Year first climbed:||22 April 1982, South-West Ridge|
|First successful climber(s):||Vern Clevenger, Galen Rowell, John Rowell, Bill O'Connor|
|Nearest major airport:||Kathmandu, Nepal|
|Convenient Center:||Namche Bazar, Nepal|
Cholatse is a fluted snow peak with a summit plateau on which it can be difficult to find the summit. The North side of the mountain has some futuristic-looking lines. It is called Jobo Lhaptshan on RGS maps. This peak is connected to Taweche. The steep North face was first climbed in 1984.
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.
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 2 trip reports for Cholatse.
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- Log #13720 - by Armando Corvini on July 17, 2001Our Australian Cholase Winter Expedition 1993,looked the possibility to trace a new climb on the unclimbed West Face. John Lamb,David Smith(UK)Armando Corvini (Leader)with support members Barbara and...
- Log #13721 - by Armando Corvini on July 17, 2001The Australian Cholatse Winter Expedition 1994, was formed by David Smith(UK), John Lamb, and my self as leader. Also fellows trekkers, Barbara and Anton Cook, came as far as base camp, as support...