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Trango Valley

The Trango groups have its own attraction for the rock climbers from all over the world, Trango is a prince for the other groups of Towers, which offers a scenic view from Baltoro glacier most of the rock climbers in USA love these towers and they climbed it from Time to time. It is also attract the Polish and Japanese.

Trango Towers situated on the Baltoro massif of Baltoro cathedral surrounded by Lupsand tower Uhli Beaho Tower, Muztagh Tower Biange Tower and Paiyu Peak,

Great Trango (6287m) was first climbed on July 21, 1977, by the Americans Galen Rowell, John Roskelly, Kim Schmitz and Dennis Hennek. They had climbed through the South Face of the mountain. The East Face of Great Trango, 1600m from its base to the top, is among the biggest rock walls in the world. Its first ascent was made by the Norwegians Hans Christian Doseth and Finn Daehli in 1984, but tragically the two climbers fell to their deaths when abseiling.

The most spectacular of the Trango towers is the so-called Nameless Tower (6251m). It was first climbed via the South-West Face by Bo Anthoine and Martin Boysen from Great Britain. The next day, Joe Brown and Malcolm Howells also reached the top of Nameless Tower. In 1989 Kurt Albert and Wolfgang Gllich wrote Alpine history when they free-climbed a route they called Eternal Flame(with pitches graded 7c) and thus established free-climbing in the high mountains of the world.


Trango Valley

 Fact Sheet

Best Season:

June  to September


Permit Needed









Mode of Travel




Day 01: Arrival Islamabad 
Day 02: Drive to Chilas
Day 03: Drive Skardu
Day 04: Free day in Skardu for sight-seeing
Day 05: Drive to Askoli by Jeep
Day 06: Trek to Jhol
Day 07: Trke to Paiyu 
Day 08: Free day Paiyu
Day 09: Trek to Trango Basecamp
Day 10-37: Days for climbing activities 
Day 38-41: Return to Skardu by jeep
Day 42: Drive to Chilas 
Day 43: Drive to Islamabad
Day 44: Debriefing at Toursim office
Day 45: Fly home





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