K2 Base camp and Gondogoro pass Trek is one of the world’s classics Trek, this is a demanding journey to Concordia, the meeting place of the Godwin-Austen and upper Baltoro, follows the rout up to the Baltoro Glacier 62 km and passes surrounded by the great connection of the above 8000m high peaks of the world. is not one to be undertaken lightly. For most of its length one is walking through uninhabited areas where it is essential to be well prepared for any eventuality, and the trail itself is constantly shifting, depending on the whim of the weather and glacial action. There are numerous streams and tributaries to be crossed, loose screen slopes, and obstructions to be overcome or circumvented. But for those willing to take the slight risks, the rewards are immense. From the top of Gondogoro pass (5680 m) one can see all the prominent mountains of Shigar Valley and Hushey Valley. Reckoned among the great treks of the world, walking to Concordia takes one past ten of the World’s thirty tallest peaks – and what peaks including four of the world’s 8000M peaks – K2, Broad Peak, Gasherbrum II and Hidden Peak. And others no less spectacular including the mighty Chogolisa, Golden Throne and Gasherbrum IV from you camp at Concordia you can trek up the Godwin Austen Glacier to K2 Base Camp and visit some of the expedition teams attempting to climb this formidable peak. This trek is undoubtedly one of the Great Walks of the World – the Karakorum’ answer to Everest Base Camp. Gondogoro pass Trek is a world unique journey, where you can see the famous highest Karakorum peaks on top.
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|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Alpine Adventure Guide Office, Islamabad|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|