Bamba Dhura Peak

6334 mts
Pithoragarh

Bamba Dhura is situated on the northwest ridge over the end of the Kalabaland Glacier in the eastern part of the district, left of the Milam Glacier. It is the part of divide between Kalabaland and Lassar valley. It lies in the Panchchuli region of peaks.

HISTORY

The peak is remote and difficult to climb however it is well-known among the mountaineers and explorers. This peak was first climbed to the summit in 1977 from south by col between Bamba Dhura and Chiring We. The peak has since been climbed through the southeastern and western ridges between the two peaks.

CLIMBING ROUTES

  • Southeastern ridge
  • Western ridge

HOW TO REACH

The nearest place which is accessible through motorable road is Munsiyari. This place is starting point of many treks into the Kumaon Himalayas.

  • ROAD: Munsiyari is very well connected to all the important town and cities in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand. Buses and taxis are easily available from Kathgodam, the major transport junction for the Kumaun Hills.
  • RAIL: Ramnagar railway station is the nearest railway station from Munsiyari from where you can commute to all important cities. You can take a bus, taxi or any other mode of transport to reach here.
  • AIR: Pantnagar Airport is the closest airport from Munsiyari located at a distance of about 188 kilometers. With the available means of transport you can easily reach the airport which is well maintained and ensures convenience.

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