Kashmir valley not just attracts the nature lovers but also those who love adventuring into new cores. People having interest in mountaineering visit Kashmir to fulfil their desire of climbing some of the most difficult ranges of the world.
Alpine and Himalayas- there are two types of mountain ranges in Kashmir.
Usually, the climbing zone is divided into four region-
Famous ranges in Kishtwar-
- Sickle Moon
- Flat Top
Famous ranges in Zanskar
- White Needle
Famous ranges in Ladakh
- Stok Kangri
- Parcha Kangri
Famous ranges in Kashmir
- Kolahoi (known as the Matterhorn of Kashmir).
- Sunset (Highest Peak in the Pir Panjal Range).
- A number of small Peaks in Gulmarg, Sonamarg and Pahalgam
Best time for Mountaineering- Mid May to October
Avoid visiting the place once monsoon begins.