About Nirekha Peak Climbing
Nirekha peak climbing is a brilliant mountain adventure in the Khumbu region of Nepal. Nirekha Peak (6069m) lies in the same mountain range as the Lobuche Mountain. Many travellers visit Nepal for different purposes but peak climbing is one of the celebrated adventurous activities by the thrill-seekers visiting Nepal. Peak climbing itself is an exhilarating activity but when performed in the mountains of Nepal, the journey brings you the amazing views of the Himalayas of Nepal.
The trail towards Nirekha peaks entails passing through beautiful Gokyo valley and the amazing Namche Bazaar. In between, you will pass many ethnic villages as well where you can get insights on their lifestyle in the Himalayas of Nepal. The journey till Gokyo is rugged but thrilling at the same time. Similarly, you are accompanied by the serene beauty of Gokyo lakes and glaciers.
For Nirekha Peak climbing, you need to have some sort of previous climbing experience. Nirekha peak climbing requires a significant level of climbing experience because some climbing technicalities are needed for this summit. The move to the highest point of the peak is a specialized activity that needs the utilization of ice screws, rope fixing techniques and crampons.
It has not been long since Nirekha Peak was opened for peak climbing. Since it is a new peak open for climbing not many peak climbers opts for this peak. From the top of the Nirekha peak, you will get to see notable mountains like Mount Everest, Nuptse, Cholaste, Pumori, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Tawache and many more.
The expedition starts after you have crossed Cho La pass (5368m). Nirekha peak climbing is an amazing journey because it entails crossing mountain passes, visiting Gokyo Ri, Gokyo Lake and Ngozumpa glacier which is one of the highest glaciers in the world. It is truly an exhilarating journey where not only you will summit a peak but also experience the delight of the Everest region at the same time.