Expedition to Laila Peak 6095m | Expeditions in Pakistan
Laila Peak (also spelt Leyla or Lila Peak) is one of the most beautiful mountains in Pakistan - if not the world with its summit forming a perfect needle shape. The peak is synonymous with its west face which drops down the mountains at almost uniform gradient forming a giant ramp Its northern and eastern sides consist of contrasting steep granite. The mountain is located east of the Gondogoro valley and west of the Chogolisa valley in the Masherbrum Mountains of Baltistan. Most people have set eyes on the peak after crossing the Gondogoro La from Concordia and K2 base camp.
Laila Peak in Hushe Valley near Gondogoro glacier is in Karakoram range and is 6,096 metres (20,000 ft) high. It has a distinctive spear-like shape. Its northwest face has a slope of 45 degrees in more than 1500 vertical metres. It has been climbed by Simon Yates, among others. According to the local people in Hushe, Laila peak has been climbed only twice, a total of only seven people have summited.
|Day 01||:||Arrive Islamabad, Welcome reception.|
|Day 02||:||Drive to Skardu|
|Day 03||:||Free day at Skardu, Explore Skardu|
|Day 04||:||Skardu to Hushe|
|Day 05||:||Trek to Dalchampa|
|Day 06 -08||:||Trek to Base Camp|
|Day 09- 40||:||Acclimatizaton and climbing Activities.|
|Day 41||:||Trek back to Hushe valley|
|Day 42||:||Drive to Skardu|
|Day 43||:||Free day at Skardu|
|Day 44||:||Drive to Chilas|
|Day 45||:||Arrive Islamabad|