I’ve twice been on the Annapurna Circuit. It has been degraded by road building. In fact, on the more recent trip I enjoyed mountain biking more than hiking.
Tripple P. Gurung decided to invent an alternative in the region.
The Annapurna Seven Passes … is a 20-day trek that takes a trekker through seven high passes, four of which are above 5,000 meters. In addition to the challenge of the high passes, this trek offers a mix of wilderness and culture that is missing from treks that run through villages. …
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It’s actually a route, not a trail. I would need a guide.
Total Length177 Km
Highest Altitude5416 Meters
Start locationTal (1,665m)
Finish locationJomsom (2,740m)
PermitsACAP Permit,TIMS Permit,Naar-Phu Restricted Area Permit
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2 Replies to “NEW – Annapurna Seven Passes route”
Yay!! Are you thinking of doing this anytime soon, Rick??
Not in the next couple of years I’m sad to say.