Mera Peak Climbing Khare to Khare

Mera Peak Climbing Khare to Khare

Facts of the Trip

Elevation: 6470m

Location: Khumbu, Nepal

Duration: 3 days/ 2 Nights

First Ascent: J.O.M. Roberts and Sen Tenzing on 20 May 1953.

Best Season: Spring and Autumn

Accommodation: Tented Camping

Climbing Route: Southern routes

Grade: Mountaineering I

Transportation: By Flight (to/from Lukla)

Group Size: Maximum 15

Major Activity: Mountaineering

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Mera Peak at 6,470 meters’ is classified as a trekking peak in Nepal. First scaled by Col. Jimmy Roberts and Sen Tenzing was on May 20, 1953. Mera peak trekking was first discovered extensively by British expeditions in the early 1950 before and after the ascent of Everest. The members of those teams included Edmund Hillary, Eric Shipton and George Lowe.

Mera Peak is not a technical ascent, the main hurdle being proper acclimatization to the high altitude. Nowadays, Mera Peak climb is a very popular destination for beginners.

The standard climbing route Mera from the north involves high altitude glacier walking. The ease of reaching this elevation may be its biggest danger, but good weather and snow conditions are, of course, necessary for safety and success. The west and south faces of the peak offer more difficult, technical routes.

The view from the Mera summit is one of the finest in the Himalaya with five above 8,000 meter peaks. You can see Mount Everest (8848.86m), Lhotse (8,516m), Cho Oyu (8200m), Makalu (8,463m), and Kangchenjunga (8,586m), as well as other Khumbu Himalayan peaks linked below.

Asian Hiking Team organizes Mera peak from Khare to Khara 3 days / 2 nights. We are trying to offer a reasonable package for those climbers/s who are looking for Mera Peak climbing only. Asian Hiking team climbing guide and staff are staying in Khare with well-equipped. We collect all the permits and necessary documents in Kathmandu office, then meet our staff in Khare after that climb Mera Peak. So that Asian Hiking Team will be able to cut down their cost to bring all the equipment, foods and staff from Kathmandu. Clients do not need to bring personal climbing equipment from Kathmandu because you can hire in our store in Khare. We provide all necessary equipment, tented camping, camping meals with hot drinks, climbing guide, necessary kitchen staff and equipment from Khare.

Day 01: Khare to Mera High Camp 5800 m, 4–6 hours, overnight tented camping (L/D).

Day 02: High Camp to Mera Peak (6470m) Summit and return to High Camp, 8–12 hours, Overnight Camping (B/L/D).

Day 03: High Camp to Khare 3–4 hours ends your trip (B).

Note: Itinerary subject to change. Day 01: Khare to Base camp, Day 02: Base camp to High Camp and Day 03; High Camp to Mera Summit to Khare. OR Day 01: Khare to High Camp and Day 02: High Camp to Mera Summit to Khare also possible.

(B- Breakfast, L- Lunch and D – Dinner.)