Sky-touching peaks and covered mountains of Pakistan have attracted over one,400 climbers and trekkers from round the world this year. Sports News
Secretary of the Alpine Club of Pakistan, this is often the best range of mountaineers in Pakistan in recent times. Sports News
Out of the one,400, a minimum of 370 climbers try to summit the world’s second-highest peak, K2, at 8,611 metres.
The authorities in Gilgit-Baltistan have issued 700 ascent permits for the season targeting over twenty peaks together with – however not restricted to – Dapsang, The Broad Peak, Nanga Parbat, Gasherbrum one, Gasherbrum two and Trango Towers.
Apart from Pakistan, mountaineers from Saudi Arabia|Asian country|Asian nation}, Japan, Russia, Norway, Italy, Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh, Islamic Republic of Iran and USA area unit already within the country to push for his or her summits.
Many of them reached base camp earlier and area unit currently going to move towards camp one of their various mountains.
Among the Pakistani mountaineers, young Shehroze Kashif, World Health Organization is progressing to be the youngest mountaineer to summit all fourteen 8-thousanders, has reached Nanga Parbat.
According to Shahroze’s team, the Lahore-based mountaineer got wind of base camp on Wed evening. however the forecast there’s not encouraging. when four days, there’s possible weather hassle which may halt his progress for per week.
Shahroze conjointly plans to summit Gasherbrum one and Gasherbrum two when summiting Nanga Parbat.
Two feminine mountaineers from Pakistan Naila Kiani and Samina Baig area unit off to Dapsang. Wajid Nagri, Sajid Sadpara and Abdul Joshi also are making an attempt Dapsang whereas Sirbaz Khan goes to Gasherbrum one.
Meanwhile, feminine mountaineers from Islamic Republic of Iran, Asian nation and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia also are progressing to summit Dapsang. Iran’s Afsaneh Hesamifard – World Health Organization had antecedently climbed mountain peak and Manaslu – is currently progressing to be the primary Iranian girl to air high of Dapsang. Wasfia Nazreen of Asian nation conjointly desires to be the primary in her country to scale Dapsang. a similar is that the target for Saudi Arabia’s Nelly essential oil.
Meanwhile, Stefi Troguet of Principality of Andorra is hoping to summit Dapsang and Broad Peak while not supplementary element.
British climber Adriana Brownlee and Norwegian Kristin Harila area unit on Nanga Parbat’s base camp and area unit anticipating a window to maneuver ahead.
Famous Nepali mountaineer Mingma G is additionally in Pakistan and going to lead summits on Nanga Parbat and Dapsang.
Kazakhstan-born veteran Russian mountaineer Denis Urubko, World Health Organization has already summited all fourteen 8-thousanders, is additionally in Pakistan with permits to climb Dapsang, Broad Peak, Gasherbrum one and Gasherbrum two. the primary on his itinerary is that the Broad Peak.