Singu Chuli (Fluted Peak) Climbing: Climb of Singu Chuli also known as Fluted Peak. At 6,501 meters a thrilling adventure in the heart of Annapurna range of mountains with Great Adventure Treks and Expeditions. It leads you to scenic trekking trails passing through the warm country of Hindus. And to the mid and high hills, is the serene forests of rhododendrons.
You can find pines and oaks with constant views of Annapurna to Manaslu range of mountains including the beautiful towering peak Mt.Macchhapuchere ( Fish Tail).
The part of its ridgeline joins to the south with Glacier Dome that includes Singu Chuli. On reaching the Sanctuary nearby the lodge at Machapuchhere Base Camp little section of the peak can be seen, cradling the West Annapurna Glacier.
The approach to the ascent route with expert guides of Great Adventure follows a shelf above the west bank of the west Annapurna Glacier, skirting around the base of the mountain’s rocky east ridge to reach the base of the North-East Face, which is unseen, even from the moraines above the Machapuchhere Base Camp. In fact, the best distant view of this peak you will get is from Annapurna South base.
After an exhilarating climb to the top of the Singuchuli / Fluted peak, we will have a return journey. As we descend through the lush terraced Modi Khola valley. Afterward, we finally conclude the adventure at Pokhara, a popular destination with its famed Phewa Lake. Similarly, the towering mountain range of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu range including the majestic peak Machapuchhere (Fish-Tail) dominates the scenery. Finally, we will reach Kathmandu having a wonderful time in the mountains, with Great Adventure Treks & Adventure.
Note on Singu Chuli (Fluted Peak) Climbing:
First received attention in 1956 by Jimmy Roberts when he was exploring the area during a reconnaissance for the 1957 British Machapuchhare Expedition, situated in the Annapurna Himalayan range at the Gandaki Zone it’s location at 28 36 18 Latitude & 83 57 00 Longitude. The above peaks can be seen only from Sanctuary itself, is an attractive mountain.
The part of the ridgeline, locates south from Glacier Dome. It includes and acts as a central divider between the semi-circles of peaks enclosing the Sanctuary. The peak resembles with Rakhsi Peak, a small summit and viewpoint above the normal high camp. Moreover, this peak summit offers an outstanding view of almost all the peaks within the Annapurna range and its Sanctuary.
Singu Chuli (Fluted Peak) Climbing Highlights: “Trek & climb in the heart of the great Annapurna massif’ from the lush green vegetation of low sub-tropic to the arctic zones. Likewise, it is a complete view of the snow-capped peaks, traditional villages and friendly locals pristine forests. This trek has a variation in landscapes and temperatures.”
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,300m. via respective airlines.
Day 02: A day in Kathmandu with half day guided tour.
Day 03: Drive to Pokhara. 200 k.m. 5 – 6 hrs journey
Day 04: Drive to Kande and trek to Landruk 1,500m. 4 – 5 hrs
Day 05: Trek to Chomrong 1,951m. 5 – 6 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Dovan 2,400m. via Bamboo 2,260m. 5 / 6 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Machhapuchare Base Camp 3,720m. 3 – 4 hrs walk.
Day 08: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp 4,095m. 3 – 4 hrs walk.
Day 09: Trek to MBC and to Singu Chuli Base Camp 4,300m. 4 – 5 hrs.
Day 10: At Base Camp preparation for the climb.
Day 11: Trek to Singu Chuli High Camp at 4,900m. 2 – 3 hrs.
Day 12: Climb The North East Face of Singu Chuli / Fluted Peak.
Day 13: Spare Day for the climb in case of bad weather delay.
Day 14: Trek to Himalaya Hotel.
Day 15: Trek to Chomrong.
Day 16: Trek to Ghandruk1,850 metres. 5 hrs walk.
Day 17: Trek to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara.
Day 18: Fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 19: Free day at leisure in Kathmandu.
Day 20: Transfer to Airport for the International departure.