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highpointaBig peak, great climb  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 3, 2007
Hard work because of an aching back but a great climb nonetheless. Met lots of nice people there.
Posted Jun 18, 2013 11:38 pm

Tomek LodowySouth route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 30, 2013

Tomek Lodowy

Big mountain. Long and terribly exhausting climb mainly due to poor acclimatization for such altitudes and soft snow on the way but step by step, meter by meter. Freezing cold, but sunny days. Three German skiers summited Damavand the same day. Great adventure, great memories. Wish to have occasion to climb Damavand from North one day. Iran - people & landscapes - perfect travel destination.
Posted Apr 23, 2013 11:59 am

massouditm3times untill now  Sucess!

massouditm

3times until now this beauty peak climbed. the last one climbed in 5 pm...
landing was some hard in night!
Posted Apr 28, 2012 3:37 am

sedibaldSouth face  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 3, 2009
Nice, especially the sulphur openings.
Posted Oct 20, 2010 8:30 am

jckPerfect weather  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 16, 2010

jck

Reached the top with Radek (brade) during a sunny but cold and windy day.
Five hours from the tent near Barghah-e-Sevom.
Posted Sep 27, 2010 3:26 pm

rhpAugust climb  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 6, 2009

rhp

Estupendo cincomil!!! Empezamos el lunes a lo que llaman Campo Base, junto a una mezquita; martes al refugio a 4200 m; miercoles aclimatar a la cascada de hielo a 5.000 m y jueves cumbre!! Típico volcán cuesta arriba luchando con la pendiente. Guía al nivel de la montaña de nombre Beiji de la agencia Araz. Mes y medio después de los incidentes políticos la situación era de calma total. La gente no defraudó las expectativas, tremendamente acogedoras.
Posted Jan 3, 2010 3:31 pm

andre hangaardHeavy snowblizzards...

andre hangaard

Attempting the south route from Polour together with Johan Dahlström and Mark van Gessel. Three nights (16-19 Sept. 2009) up in the nice, new hut at Bargah Sevom at 4.200m. Freezing cold. Slept with downjackets. Fierce snowblizzards; snow and almost zero visibility. We were forced to turn around up at 4.800m on 18 Sept. The GPS turned out to be very handy. In a complete whiteout and with loads of fresh snow on the slopes it is very easy to miss the hut on decent. If I ever would try this mountain again it wil sure be one month earlier. The week after we experience +45c at the island of Qheshm...
Iran was very intersesting and the people were very warm and friendly! Sa'laam!
Posted Oct 2, 2009 5:47 am

emveeIran as it should be!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 30, 2009

emvee

Climbed this mountain with a HT group from the Netherlands and our Iranian guide name Ali. Started walking from the Khatoon Barghah pas and reached through the still empty Lar nature park the base camp two days before. Camped on the roof top of the cabins that night but the wind destroyed a pole of one tent.

Next day (Sunday, one before the top) we went up to the Barghah-e-Sevom, light rain we did meet many groups telling us the weather was too bad (and would remain bad) the next days. New hut at 4250m was open but 3..4 degrees, quiet cold if you are just sitting.

Next morning weather was great, above the clouds, only slightly high winds; we started around 06:00, still quite some snow and were about 12:40 at the top. Not too windy so we could enjoy the view.

Went down with crampons and the "butt slide technique" ;-) and were back about 14:50.

Hope the best for all nice Iranians we did meet!
Posted Aug 23, 2009 1:50 pm

mtnmaniacGreat Summit  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 31, 2008

mtnmaniac

It was an enormous day! We had great weather and met friendly iranians on our way to the summit.
Posted Jun 16, 2009 5:58 pm

WouterBFirst time above 5000  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 19, 2008

WouterB

Enjoyed it very much!
Posted Feb 9, 2009 4:52 pm

starybaranSouth route  Sucess!
Unofficial route. I didn't want to pay for at least three reasons, so i decided to avoid a normal route. Took it to the right from mosque. Find some bivak place in about 4000. Then directly to the top, in about 5000 traversed to the west, to join the official path.
Posted Nov 27, 2008 10:45 pm

hkiaee3 Times this Year  Sucess!

hkiaee

I Climbed 2 Times from South Face And one from West Face.
Posted Nov 16, 2008 1:11 pm

andreeacorodeanuSouth  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 19, 2008

andreeacorodeanu

This south route is not hard but we had problems with the electicity that I feel it and scared me a little, start snowing near the summit and I had problems with the gazes cause running from the electricity sometimes we got into it. I heard that the north route is harder. I liked very much Iran maybe someday I will come back :).
Posted Nov 5, 2008 12:45 pm

HansGSouth  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 28, 2008

HansG

I make it.
Posted Nov 4, 2008 6:38 pm

AlamkuhGood Climbing North Eastern Face  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2008

Alamkuh

Climbing in good Weather and good day.
Posted Sep 15, 2008 3:49 am

Alamkuhnot Climbed South Face
Date Climbed: Jun 20, 2008

Alamkuh

Climbing peak of damavand but not successful Becuas storm and rain.
Posted Sep 15, 2008 3:46 am

MansourehThe First Trying and the First Success to ascension Damavand Summit  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 7, 2007

Mansoureh

The First Trying and the First Success to ascension Damavand Summit …I have only one experience to climb to Damavand … I Climbed to Damavand Summit from Northern way … we were 7 people ….but one of our friends couldn’t continue the way after Camp 1(4000m)… we could achieve the Peak in the 3rd day …I’m happy that I could stand on the Highest dot of Iran….It was Fantastic to Stand on 5671m Height…Because it was my First Travel to Damavand I thought that it is Impossible for me to ascension the Peak in that Sleet Weather …but by God’s Help and also My Friend’s Helps I Made Possible the Impossible for Myself…Thanks God
Posted May 12, 2008 3:01 am

S-P-U-T-N-I-KMy first 5000m peak !
Date Climbed: Aug 25, 2006

S-P-U-T-N-I-K

I climbed Damavand from south in two days, it was beautiful! Iran is a very nice country hand the people are very helpful! For pictures and trip report see: www.hikr.org/tour/post1260.html
Posted Jan 16, 2008 2:38 pm

Fereidoun ForghaniNice mules!  Sucess!

Fereidoun Forghani

The first time in Damavand I brought my backpack to Bargahsevvom myself but from the second time I always let the lovely mules do it for me.If you ask me now what I like the most about Damavand I would say MULES!
Posted Oct 17, 2007 1:10 am

akbari5 times  Sucess!

akbari

I've climbed it from south , west and north faces in different years in summer .
Posted Oct 16, 2007 2:53 am

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