Sharphu V (SPH5) is a climbing peak in the Kanchenjunga mountain range of Phaktanglung municipality of Taplejung district in Nepal. The mountain peak has an elevation of 6158m and can be located at latitude 27.7453 longitude 87.92. The summit of Sharphu V Peak offers stunning views of mount Kabru 7318m, Kanchenjunga 8586m, Kangbachen 7902m, Lhonak 6070m, Loshar I 6842m, 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.
Sharphu V Peak climbing expedition is 40 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.
There are two trails you can follow to summit Sharphu V Peak. The first trail passes from Taplejung, Siwa, Tapethok, Gowatar, Tartong, Jaritar, and to the base camp of Sharphu V Peak, this route is 58.6 Km and the climbing route is 7.7 Km.
The second trail passes from Taplejung, Siwa, Tapethok, Ghunsa to the base camp of Sharphu V Peak, this route is 61.2 Km and the climbing route is 6 Km.
Spring Season $8,000
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: Tapethok 34.2 Km, Tapethok 36.8 Km
Army Post: Taplejung 58.6 Km, Taplejung 61.2 Km
Health Post: Gowatar 25.1Km, Siwa 46.8 Km
Nearest Settlement: Tartong 20.3 Km, Ghunsa 7.2 Km
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