Elevation (feet): 21,151
Elevation (meters): 6,447
Continent: Asia
Country: Pakistan
Range/Region: Karakoram
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1978
First successful climber(s): Akiya Ishimura
Nearest major airport: Islamabad
Convenient Center: Hushe Village

Drifika is a huge snow spire which towers over the Hushe Valley. The mountain is surrounded by the Baltoro gaints. From its summit it is possible to see four 8,000 meter peaks including K2 and Nanga Parbat.