Lobuche Peak Climbing
There exist two distinct summit to Lobuche peak: Lobuche east ( 6119m/ 20,075ft ) and Lobuche west ( 6145m/ 20161ft ). Although they are connected by a continuous ridge there is a sharp gap and a considerable distance between them. The trekking peak permit is for the east peak, whilst Lobuche west, well seen at the head of the Lobuche glacier, requires and expedition permit. Lobuche is also spelt Lobuche on some maps.
Lobuche peak is an attractive summit, offering a variety of existing routes and wide scope for new lines. Seen from near Pheriche, the dark triangle of its rocky east face rises above the moraines of the Khumbu Glacier to and icy skyline. This skyline forms the south ridges, the junction of the east faces with the glaciated south west face and the line of the normal route of ascent. This in turn leads to the summit ridge running north west from the top of the east faces through several small summit to the east peak.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel.
Day 02: Details information regarding about the trip for basic preparation and make a permit.
Day 03: Flight to Lukla & trek to Phakding
Day 04: Phakding to Namche
Day 05: Namche rest for acclimatization
Day 06: Namche – Thyanboche
Day 07: Thyangboche – Pheriche
Day 08: Pheriche – Lobuche
Day 09: Lobuche – Kalapathar back to Gorekshep
Day 10: Gorekshep to Everest base camp back to Lobuche
Day 11: Lobuche Base camp
Day 12-13: Acclimatization at BC
Day 14: Make a High Camp
Day 15: Acclimatization
Day 16: Summit & Back to Base camp
Day 17: Lobuche Base camp – Dingboche
Day 18: Dingoche – Thyangboche
Day 19: Tyanboche – Namche
Day 20: Namche – Lukla
Day 21: Lukla – Kathmandu
Day 22: Fly back to Kathmandu
Day 23: Free day yourself
Day 24: Drive to airport for departure.