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Range Name(s): Pamir Mountains, 帕米尔, Pàmǐ'ěr, Помир, Памир тоолору, Pamir Toolori; رشته کوه های پامیر‎ Reshte Kūh-hāye Pāmīr; Ришта Кӯҳҳои Помир Rishta Kuhhoyi Pomir; د پامير غرونه‎ Da Pamir Ghruna; پامىر ئېگىزلىكى Pamir Ezgizliki; پامیر کوهستان Pamir Kuhestan; 葱岭; 蔥嶺; Cōnglǐng; Ts'ung-ling or "Onion Range", 帕米尔; 帕米爾; Pàmǐ'ěr.... Read more     Geology: Tectonic
Max. Elevation: 7 649 m / 25 095 ft     Snow Line: 4 000-5 200 m / 13 123-17 060 ft
Region(s): Asia     Average Length: 311 miles / 500 km
Location: Afghanistan: Kyrgyzstan: Tajikistan: China: Pakistan:     Average Width: Please update
Activity Type: Mountaineering, Hiking, Backcountry Skiing     Latitude/Longitude: 39°20'38.738''N
72°52'39.357''E
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Parent Range: Please update     Nearest Airport(s): Dushanbe International Airport (DYU); Kashi (KHG);
National Park(s): Please update     Convenience Center(s): Please update

YOUR CHANCE TO Edit

The most popular in the Pamir mountain system is Muztagata. Simple from a technical point of view, great seventhousander which is even possible to ascent with ski-tour.
Attention climbers is also attract by three peaks, which are in the "Snow Leopard" list (Communism Peak, Tajikistan, Lenin Peak, Kyrgyzstan; Peak Korzeniowski, Tajikistan).

DESCRIPTION Edit

Pamir Mountains is the second highest mountain system in the world (after the Himalayas). Tough geopolitical relations between the countries, which are located on the territory of the Pamirs, complicate difficult process of obtaining permission to visit these beautiful mountains. Here are three of the five seventhousanders that are included in the program of "Snow Leopard" - Lenin Peak, Peak Ismoila Somoni and Peak Korzhenevskoy.... Read more

LOCATION Edit

Is located in the north of Central Asia, between the mountains of Tien Shan and the Hindu Kush. Mainly on the territory of Tajikistan and China.

Asia, Afghanistan:

  • 0 m / 0 ft
  • 0 people climbed it

Asia, Uzbekistan:

  • 4 425 m / 14 518 ft
  • 0 people climbed it

Asia, Kyrgyzstan:

  • 4 465 m / 14 649 ft
  • 0 people climbed it

Asia, China:

  • Muztagh Ata
  • Mountaineering - 24 Day(s)
  • 1 Jul - 31 Aug
  • Tough 
  • 1 people climbed it

Asia, Tajikistan: Viloyati Sughd, Uzbekistan: Jizz...

  • Ismoil Somoni Peak, Pi...
  • Hiking - 12 Day(s)
  • 1 Jun - 30 Sep
  • Challenging 
  • 0 people climbed it

Asia, Tajikistan: Viloyati Sughd

  • Bortsov za Mir
  • Mountaineering - 1 Day(s)
  • 1 Jun - 30 Sep
  • Moderate 
  • 0 people climbed it

China: Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu

  • 23 Jun 2017 - 15 Jul 2017
  • Muztagh Ata(7546 m)
  • West Ridge (South Route)

Kyrgyzstan:

  • 20 Jul 2018 - 11 Aug 2018
  • Lenin Peak(7134 m)
  • Normal Route

DID YOU KNOW (1) Edit Add

• Pamir mountain system is located at the junction of the spurs of powerful Central Asian mountain ranges - the Hindu Kush, Karakoram, Kunlun and Tien Shan.

 

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