Mt Black Peak Expedition
₹ 45000 (8 people)
15 - 20 days
Pickup and Drop available from Sankri (Optional)
Moderate to Difficult
Best Time to Visit
May to October
Pickup to Drop
Sankri to Sankri
Overview: Why you should choose this Expedition
Situated in the Govind National Park , Black Peak Expedition which is known as Kalanag Expedition. It is one of the best expeditions which has become most preferred expedition today.
Climbing this mountain is everyone’s dream. It’s is situated in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. This is connected Swargarohini peak and Bandarpoonch. The height of this peak is 6387 Meter
The expedition starts from base camp Sankri. Ruinsara Tal and kyarkoti is the base camp of this trek. Its look like the Snake shape due to slope in front the snow does not stop. That’s why it looks black from the front. This is why it is called Kalanag peak.
The Black Peak Expedition in the local dialect is known as “Kala Nag” it is named so because top part of this peak resembles Black Snake.
This is the highest peak in Saraswati Mountain Range Bandarpoonch at an altitude of 6,387 meters, near Ruinsara valley. Other peaks are Bandarpoonch (I) (6316 m) and Hanuman Parvat (Bandarpoonch II) (6,102 m).
Here together with Swargarohini and Bandarpoonch creates a beautiful mountain range. This expedition becomes more popular.
Who wants to climb the Mount Everest, it is very important that they have to do it first for experience and to increase the confidence level.
This trek come under Govind Wildlife Sanctuary National park in Uttarkashi district Uttarakhand . No doubt, the Himalayas have enchanting beauty, bracing climate and desirable soothing green meadow.
So, what else can be better than spending some days here in the serenity! This expedition starts from base camp and you will go through Taluka, Osla, Devsu Bugyal and Runsar tal .
On the way of Devsu Bugyal you see beautiful flowers and different types flora and fauna, and different types animals like snow leopard, goat etc.
En route cross glaciers and tree lines, the challenges are – 75 feet ice wall and a gradient of 70 degree. You have to technically cross the summit, it is only chosen by the professional climbers to scale the top and for adventurous sojourn.
Key Points of Black Peak Expedition
Level: – Technical, Difficult, or Challenging
During the trek, proper conditioning & training of body is required.
In addition, need of proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature
Furthermore, shoes are the single most important equipment.
High Altitude requires proper acclimatization.
Beautiful landscapes so carry good photo gear & Extra battery backup.
In addition, the backpack should not exceed 15 kg.
Alcohol and smoking is not allowed in during the Expedition
need to proper knowledge of technical claiming equipment
Key Points of Black Peak Expedition
Duration: –15 Nights 16 Days – from Dehradun to Dehradun
Base camp: – Sankri
Temperature: – Day (5°C to 8 °C) Night (-2° C to 6° C) Night (-2° C to -10° C , Above
Black Peak – Altitude: – 6,387 Meter
Best Time: – After 2nd week of May, June, September, and October
Expedition Level: – Technical, Difficult, or Challenging
Brief Trek Itinerary
Day 1 Arrived at Sankri & night stay at hotel.
Day 2 Drive from Sankri to Taluka and trek to Seema (2700M)
Day 3 Seema to Ruinsara Tal (3350M)
Day 4 Ruinsara Tal to Kyarkoti (Base Camp) (3500M)
Day 5 Rest day at Kyarkoti Base Camp
Day 6 Base Camp to Camp 1 for Load ferry and back to BC
Day 7 Base camp to Camp 1 (5100M) occupy
Day 8 Camp 1 to Camp 2 occupy (5500M)
Day 9 Camp 2 to Camp 3(Summit camp) Load ferry and occupy
Day 10 Summit camp to Summit attempt (6387M)
Day 11 Reserve Day for Summit
Day 12 Reserve Day for Summit
Day 13 Summit Camp to Base camp (3500M)
Day 14 Kyarkoti Base camp to Seema (2700M)
Day 15 Seema to Taluka and drive to Sankri and over night stay at Hotel.
Some Important Facts:
1. Accommodation & non veg meal (Chicken) in Hotel at Sankri.
2. All sleeping and technical equipment.
3. Vegetarian & non-vegetarian( Egg )meals on the trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea,coffee, Soup, Hot drinks, snaks, Dry food etc)
4. All necessary entry fees and permits.
5. Qualified trek leader & professional Guide Terranova Adventure
6. First aid medical kits.
1.Any kind of personal expenses (like mineral water bottles / bottled or canned beverages etc).
2. Mules or porter for carry personal luggages
3. Anything not specifically mentioned under the head.
4. Any early return travel costs or accommodation except for the days as per the itinerary.
5. Anything not specifically mentioned under the head.
50% in booking amount,Full payment should be made before starting the trek. Cost: INR. 45000.00 PAX.(Sankri to Sankri)
Up to 30 Days:- 90% of Trek/adventure program cost will be refunded. Between 30 – 15 Days:- 60% of Trek/adventure program cost will be refunded. Less than 15 Days:- No refund.
Happy Climbing, Thank You!