2018 Renok Peak Expedition (5200m), Sikkim Himalayas, India

Date: 21 November–17 December 2018
Altitude: 5,200 meters
Venue: Sikkim Himalayas, India

The “2018 Renok Peak Expedition (5,200m)” was conducted by the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute based in Darjeeling in India.

The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute is one of world’s best institutes for mountaineering and sport climbing. It is situated at a peak of 2,000 meters in the chilled mountain ranges of Darjeeling. The Institute is run by the Government of India.

Itinerary

21–28 NovemberRoutine Physical Training and Rock Climbing at Sherpa Tenzin Rock
29 NovemberDriving to the State of Sikkim (125km)
30 NovemberTrekking to Kzongri Base Camp (22km)
1 DecemberTrekking to HMI Base Camp (14km, 14,500ft)
2–13 DecemberTraining in the Rathong Glaciers/Altitude Gain at Renok Peak (5,200m)
14 DecemberTrekking to Kshoka (14km)
15 DecemberTrekking to Yuksun (22km)/Return to Darjeeling
16 DecemberWritten Examination/Sport Climbing Competition
17 DecemberGraduation Ceremony
18 DecemberFinal Closure

Funded by:

  • Fiji Mountaineering and Climbing Association
  • Fiji National Sports Commission
  • Government of India

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