Chulu West (CHUW) is a climbing peak in the Damodar mountain range of Nesyang municipality of Manang district in Nepal. The mountain peak has an elevation of 6584m and can be located at latitude 28.7358 longitude 84.0367. The summit of Chulu West offers stunning views of mount Thorong La, Gangapurna, Lamjung Himal, Pisang Peak, and more.
The region habitats vegetation of Pine and Hemlock forests, White Fir, Juniper, Birch and Rhododendron, scrub and alpine plant communities are common at the higher altitude.
The park is home to the Red Panda, Snow Leopard, Musk Deer, Himalayan Tahr, Marten, Himalayan Mouse Hare (Pika), and over 118 species of bird including the Impeyan Pheasant, Snow Cock, Blood Pheasant, and Red-billed Cough.
Chulu West climbing expedition is 18 days challenging adventure trip. The expedition starts from Kathmandu where you will make essential backpacking and preparation. Your guide will brief you with the necessary trip details.
The trail you can follow to summit Chulu West passes from Jomsom, Kagbeni, Jharkot, Muktinath, Thorang La, Ledar, BC/Chame, Pisang, Humde, Manang, Ledar to the base camp of Chulu East, this route is 39.9Km and the climbing route is 8.4Km.
Spring Season: $3600
All ground transportation and flight tickets
Peak climbing royalty and required permits
Necessary climbing gears
Food during the expedition
Tea house and camping accommodation
Sleeping bags and mattresses
Any personal expenses
Alcohol and drinking water
Health and travel insurance
Emergency helicopter evacuation
Help Centers Nearby
Police post: Muktinath 16.6Km Manang 11.4Km
Armed police post: Jomsom 34.8Km
Army post: Jomsom 34.8Km Chame 39.9Km
Health centre/post: Jharkot 18.4Km Manang 11.4Km
Tourist police post: Jomsom 34.8Km Chame 39.9Km
Nearest settlement: Muktinath 16.6Km Ghyanchang 4.8Km
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