Gasherbrum 2 - World's 13th highest mountain and perhaps the most affordable 8000 metre peak is off the beaten track.
Date: 16 June to 30 July, 2019. 45 - 52 days in Pakistan
Full Service Cost: $15,150 £12,050 €13,350; Basic Climb Cost: $11,150, £8,850 €9,750. (Price fixed in $USD. £GBP and €EUR price for convenience only, converted January 3, 2019)
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Gasherbrum II is World's 13th highest mountain with a summit elevation of 8,035 m (26,362 ft.) above sea level. It is located on the border of Pakistan and China and has been summited ten times less than Mount Everest. G2 is one of the most remote 8,000 m peaks. Expert leader Dan Mazur has led Gasherbrum I, Broad Peak, K2 and over a dozen Everest expeditions successfully to the summit. The expedition includes travel within the Karakorum, food, accommodations, staff, personal climbing Sherpas, and group equipment. Test yourself at high elevation without the crowd and experience this attainable goal surround by some of the world’s most hauntingly spectacular terrain.
An ascent of Gasherbrum I can be added to this expedition, giving members the opportunity to climb two 8,000m peaks in one trip. Please inquire!
High camp on Gasherbrum II
Our “full-service” expedition includes:
What is not included?
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Oxygen: You should consider whether or not you wish to use supplemental oxygen, which is optional on G1.
We recommend a three bottle set for G1. The price includes three large 4 litre Russian Oxygen bottles, mask, regulator, hoses, as well as carriage to the high camps by porters. Extra bottles are available for an additional fee. We have a 30% buy-back policy on masks, regulators, and unused oxygen bottles in good condition.
Oxygen supplies may be purchased separately. The same buy-back policy applies.The following may be purchased individually:
Please book oxygen/supplies well in advance. click here for prices
Our “basic-service” expedition includes
Climbing Gasherbrum II
Rucksack and Travel Bags:
High-altitude mountaineering, snow, ice, and rock experience, ascend/descend fixed lines independently. Proper conditioning is critical to your success on Gasherbrum 2. Team members are expected to be very fit and active winter-walker-climber in good health
Please fill out an application and return it to us with your refundable ten-percent deposit to hold your place on the team.
In addition to your application, we will need the following at least two months before the trip begins:
Please contact us with any questions you may have.