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Mountain Ismoil Somoni Peak (7 495 m / 24 590 ft)

Parent Range: Pamir Mountains
Activity type: Mountaineering
Summit(s): Main Summit (7 495 m /24 590 feet)
Elevation: 7 495 m / 24 590 ft
Cost of climbing: from$ 2 500
Image of Ismoil Somoni Peak (7 495 m / 24 590 ft)
Credit: Israfil Ashurly

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Mountain Name(s):
Ismoil Somoni Peak, Ismail Samani Peak, Ismail Samani Piek, Ismailo Samani viršukalnė, Ismoili Somoni mäetipp, Pic Ismail Samani, Picco Ismail Samani, Pico Ismail Samani, Pik Imeni Ismail Samani, Pik Ismoil Somoni, Đỉnh Ismail Samani, 伊斯梅尔萨马尼峰, 이스마일사마니 봉, Қуллаи Исмоили Сомонӣ, Qullai Ismoili Somonī, Исмаила Самани, пик Коммунизма, пик Сталина, pik Kommunizma, Communism, Pik Imeni Ismail Samani
Elevation:
7 495 m / 24 590 ft
Summit(s):
Main Summit (7 495 m /24 590 feet)
Activity type:
Mountaineering
Location:
Asia, Tajikistan
Starting Point:
Parent Range:
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First Ascent:
9/9/1933 Yevgeniy Abalakov
Geology:
Tectonic
Snow line:
3 860 m / 12 664 ft
Prominence:
3 402 m / 11 161 ft
Isolation:
278 m / 912 ft
Climbing Season(s):
15 Jul-31 Aug;
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Location

Asia, Tajikistan

Route

Location: Asia, Tajikistan: Gorno-Badakhshan

Claimed by: 4 people

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Route

Location: Asia, Tajikistan: Viloyati Sughd, Uzbekistan: Jizzakh Province

Claimed by: 1 people

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    Pik Kommunizma, former Soviet Union's and Pamir's highest peak. It is one of the five Snow Leopard mountains. The peak is infamous for its poor rock and avalanche danger on some routes. These factors doesn't deter a number of climbers from all over the world to attempt the peak every year. The highest peak in every area is like a magnet to mountaineers and Pik Kommunizma is no exception. For many mountaineers, this peak from the Soviet era represents professional mountaineering - go here acclimate great Soviet athletes. Ascent of Communism - is both a challenge. Plus Mount is available in terms of transport and here there is the necessary infrastructure - transportation, base camp.
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    One of the three seventhousanders located on the territory of Tajikistan. The general list the highest peaks of the world is on the 50th place. To the north and north-west of the summit are large glaciers Fortambek and Moskvina, Walter. In the north- east and east drain glaciers Ordzhonikidze and Communism, is the source of the glacier Bivachny. To the south from the top of a glacier located Belyaeva, is the source of Garmo glacier. South and south-west tip of breaks steep walls. Towards the top are a few dozen routes passed at different times, high complexity. Most Popular - the classic route from the north Borodkina (c Walter glacier) and west along the edge "Petrel" (glacier Fortambek). The most difficult routes to the summit held on the south-west wall of the glacier Belyaev.
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    • Snow Leopard - ascent to the all seventhousanders former USSR
    • Asia Country High Points
    • Asia State/Province High Point Lists
    • Country High Point
    • Ultra
    • World 7200-meter Peaks (23 500 feet)
    • World Top 100 by Prominence
    • 1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents
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    Located at the junction of ridges Academy of Sciences and Peter, 13 kilometers from the peak Korjenevskaya. It is located on the territory of modern Tajikistan.
  • Getting There Edit •  Add / Share you knowledge with mates

    By helicopter from Dushanbe to Moskvina glade where the Base camp (4100) located. Or by car Dushanbe - Jirgital with further flight with heli to Base Camp.
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    In 1999 to commemorate the 1100 anniversary of Samanide Dynasty, Tajikistan hosted the international mountaineering activities, and the original "communism peak" was renamed "Ishmael Sama Nifeng", there are 75 climbers participated in the mountaineering activities.

     

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Last update: Adrian Podpirka (12 Dec 2016) • History

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