Baden Powell Scout Peak
- The mesmerizing beauty of the Langtang Valley
- Trek through the off-the-beaten-track on the peak climbing journey
- Explore the vibrant hamlets of lush green forests in the Langtang National Park
- Front row seats to the mountains in Langtang and Dorje Lakpa Himalayas
Named after the founder of World Scouts Robert Baden Powell, Baden Powell SouthPeak (5,890m) is situated in the Langtang region. The off-the-beaten tracks to the top of Baden Powell Scout Peak (5890m) take us on a journey into the Himalayan wilderness of the Langtang region. The journey also explores the Tamang and Tibetan villages within the Langtang National Park.
The Baden Powell Scout Peak Climbing journey as you arrive in Kathmandu. We take some time off to prepare for the trip and visit the world heritage sites spread throughout Kathmandu. Thereon, we head off to the trailhead located at Syabrubensi on a drive along the Trishuli River. Following the Langtang River, we make our way towards the Lama Hotel and continue to Ghodatabela. Onto the centuries-old Kyanjin Gompa crossing Langtang Village en route.
Enjoying the generations-old artifacts within the monastery and the mesmerizing views of the Himalayas, we take two days off to acclimatize. We climb a nearby peak reaching an altitude of 4,500m before taking on the majestic Tserko Ri (4,984m). Trekking to the Scout Peak Base Camp the next day we take on the majestic mountain reaching its summit. After enjoying the view of the Langtang, Dorje Lakpa, and Jugal Himalayan ranges, we head back to the base camp. Retracing our steps, we end our journey back at Syabrubensi.
The Baden Powell Scout Peak is situated deep within the Langtang Region, due north of Kathmandu. The trip explores the trails south to the Langtang range. The people living in this region are mostly of Tamang ethnicity. There is a considerable number of Tibetan descendants as well. As such, Buddhism and Tibetan-Buddhism are prominent in these trekking trails. Their culture, tradition, and lifestyle can be witnessed while visiting numerous villages, chortens, and monasteries on the journey. The best season for the Baden Powell Scout Peak Climbing is during autumn (September to November) and spring (March to May). Autumn offers spectacular scenery whereas spring grants pleasant trails to trek on.
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