Shiti Dhar Ascent

32° 22'3.36"N 77° 05'12"E

     30 May - 08 June 2012

Basic Info

Category Peak Ascent
Duration 10 Days
Grade Demanding
Season May-June & Sep-Oct
Location Himachal Pradesh
Area Manali
Day's on Treak 07 Days
Driving 02 Days

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About Location

It’s a good exposure for the beginner mountaineer’s and expert trekkers for altitude climbing. After ascending on rape ridge until Camp 1 the route becomes a challenge for climbers. And gives the authentic understating of altitude and magnificent view from the summit View: Peaks Friend ship, Hanumantibba, Ladakhi,Sevensisters,Deo Tibba and Indrasan.


Day 01: Delhi – Manali

  • Delhi – Anandpur Sahiab overnight Himachal Express Train
  • Drive Anandpur Sahiab – Manali (1960m) 7-8 hrs
  • Overnight hotel in Manali


Day 02: Manali

  • Explore Manali Hadimba,Brigu Temple, Vashist Kund (hot spring)
  • In Manali (1960m)
  • Overnight hotel in Manali


Day 03: Manali – Bakkarthach 7-8 hrs

  • Drive Manali – Dhundi 1-2 hrs
  • Trek Dhundi –Bakharthach (3328m) 5-6 hrs
  • Overnight camp at Bkharthach.


Day 04: Trek Bakharthach – Beas Kund 3-4 hrs

  • Trek Bakharthach – Beas Kund (3586m) 3-4 hrs Switch back uphill for 1 -2 hrs than 2-3 hrs gradual until Beaskund Lake.
  • Overnight camp at Bkharthach.


Day 05: Beas Kund Acclimatization Day

  • Short hike on Beaskund glacier for Acclimatization
  • Overnight Camp at Beaskund.Base camp


Day 06: Trek Beaskund Base camp –
Camp I 5-6 hrs

Beaskund – Camp I (4653m) 5-6 hrs long steep ascent to Camp l

Day 07: Camp l – Summit Shiti Dhar -
Base Camp 6-7 hrs

  • Climb Camp I – Summit Shiti Dhar (5294m) Steep ascent in gulley with snow and Ice 1-2 hrs then traverse on ridge for ½- 1hr for Summit.
  • Summit – Base Camp all the way down to Beas Kund base camp. 3-4 hrs
  • Overnight – Base Camp (3586m)


Day 08: Layover / extra day for Summit

Day 09: Trek Beas Kund – Manali 7-8hrs

  • Trek Base Camp – Dhundi
  • Drive Dhundi- Manali (1960m) 5-6 hrs downhill and 1-2 hr drive
  • Overnight Hotel Manali


Day 10: Manali - Delhi

  • Drive Manali – Anandpur Sahib.
  • Board the evening train to Delhi from Anandpur Sahib.

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