Amin Brakk Expedition - 14 Days

Amin Brakk rock climbing

Amin Brakk in Nangma valley is a well known and beautiful rock wall in Baltistan Region. The mount Amin Peak is situated in Gilgit-Baltistan of the Karakorm range in Ghanchey District of Khaplu territory. The West face of Amin Brakk, quoted 5850m is close to the head of a side branch of Nangma Valley. 1996, is the year to make a first attempt on it. The climber Jon Lazkano is also a Basque climbers from West . When he attempted a line on the adjacent North West Face of Nawaz Brakk during the first climbing expedition to this hidden peak. He experienced it as one of the most complex and extended wall and hardest than Trongo Tower. The face formed the target for a  group of British climbers first saw the wall during their previous visit. The American climbers ascent this Great Tower for the first time.

Changi Tower, part of Amin Brakk:

Changi Tower is also a part of Amin massif. Paul Weber and Ned Norton made their First ascent from Changi Tower route. They started to the left of Excess Baggage up a slanting corner system then cutting through the last named route to finish on the North Summit. Australia’s and New Zealand’s international women’s team, Abby Watkins, Vera Wong and Nicola Woodford also made first ascents from the Nangma Changi Tower.

More About Amin Brakk:

Most part of Amin brakk rock contains granite, gneiss, or schist. However, the predominant rock type is granite, the couloirs then dog legs left parallel to the face and the routes follow this to a small saddle. There are also many other unclimbed peaks in the valley. There is no climbing fee or royalty bonding below 6500 meter peaks in Pakistan. You can just apply for online visa and start climbing with your guide and have a life time Experience on Amin Barkk Nangma valley Pakistan.

Duration:  14 days Altitude: 5,850m 
Range:  Karakorum  
Camp nights:  9-11 Hotels nights:  2-4
Grade: Technical/Difficult Best Period: July to September

Day 1: Arrival to Islamabad

Welcoming and receiving at Islamabad International airport and shifting to the hotel. Here meet with the group and during the day visit to the famous bazaars, Mosque and other places in Islamabad depending on time.

Day 2: Islamabad to Skardu By flight or KK Highway

Given good weather we will fly to Skardu (perhaps the most spectacular commercial flight in the world, with magnificent views of Nanga Parbat the 9th highest mountain in the world. If the weather doesn’t allow the flight we take the Karakorum Highway on the old silk route. This is just spectacular. It’s a long drive but one of the great journey’s of the world between the deep gorges of the mighty Indus. Overnight hotel in Chilas, driving over Babsur Pass will minimize the distance and the night stay will be in Naran. (10-12 hour drive).

Day 3:Free day at Skardu, Breifing at Ministry of Tourism

Day 4-10: Trek to Nangma valley,Amin brakk Base camp & climbing

Day 11: Trek back and drive to Skardu

Day 12: Fly to Islamabad

Day 13: Contingency day for possible delays 

Day 14: International flight

The Trip Cost Includes

  • • All land transport involved in the itinerary
  • • All accommodation and meal described in the trip dossier
  • • Full trekking and base camp service including food and all equipment (excluding personal equipment)

The Trip cost Excludes

  • • Travel insurance
  • • Pakistan’s Visa
  • • Tips for local guides and support staff
  • • Miscellaneous expenses - drinks and souvenirs etc

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Amin Brakk Expedition

Trip Facts

  • 2-10
  • Apx 5,850m
  • Khaplu Baltistan Skardu
  • Islamabad
  • Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
  • Hotel and Camping