The Only One

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Khumbu, Nepal, Asia
Route Type:
Hike and scramble
Time Required:
Half a day
Strenuous walk up

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The Only One
Created On: May 29, 2005
Last Edited On: May 29, 2005


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Route Description

You can't go wrong really, just head North out of Chukkung village following the only trail. Cross bits of moraine to join the steep grassy/sand slopes and keep going. You can not see the summit from below for quite a whle, but as you get closer you will see there are two summit chortens to scramble up towards. Both are joined by a rocky ridge, the one on the right is higher. 3-4 hours.

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DDvO - Nov 28, 2008 5:32 am - Hasn't voted

Route finding

Just north of the Chukhung village, do not follow the small western trail, but keep right to get on the much more convenient eastern one.

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