Nanda Khat Peak

6611 mts
Chamoli-Bageshwar

Situated in the Bageshwar district of Uttarakhand, Nanda Khat is a spectacular peak with an elevation of 6,611 meters. Nanda Khat is located left of Pindari glacier & Traill’s pass. The majestic Nanda Devi (7816 mts) stands to its north with west ridge adjoining Mt. Panwali Dwar (6,663 mts).

HISTORY

Mt. Nanda Khat was first climbed it in the year 1931 by Huge Ruttledge, Sri PN Choudhary & porter Pan Singh.

In 1972, Anup Sah from Nainital, Uttarakhand led the first Indian ascent on Nanda Khat.

CLIMBING ROUTES

  • Pindari valley
  • Eastern Spur & North 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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