Ski Expedition to Putha Hiunchuli (Dhaulagir VII)

  • Putha Himchuli

Just in,  The Ski Guides Nepal, A privately owned local company is organizing a skiing expedition to Putha Hiunchuli(Dhaulagiri VII).

Dates are already announced, skiing expedition will begin from fourteenth September and likely to end on 13th October 2018.

Putha Hiunchuli is a part of Dhaulagiri Range also Known as Dhaulagiri VII. It is 95th most elevated mountain in the world and you can expect the wilderness gliding through its slopes. This rarely Climbed mountain is distinct you might have hard time getting to base camp. Two Distinct faces of putha have a lofty, technical ridge which is pioneered by Japanese amid 70’s and less demanding snow climb toward the northern flanks.

Ski Guides Nepal will follow the less demanding snow inclines, settle the routes and guarantee wellbeing for climbing and skiing.The Putha expedition start-off with two exciting mountain flights to Nepalgunj and Jhupal, followed by a 6-day trek to base camp(4900m).

Social Responsibility

10-20 % of our profit goes to the fundraising campaign led by NFSS (Ski and Snowboarding Foundation Nepal) for aiding and supporting the trend of ski touring and snowboarding in Nepal.

We seek to promote the skiing culture in Nepal in days to come. apart from mainstream treks, Skiing Is complete new recreation activity in Nepal however, we have witnessed professional skiers who successfully accomplished skiing activity in the Himalayas.

Nepal, being home to eight of fourteen most elevated mountains in the world has enough to offer and now skiing is yet another adventure to look for in the Himalayas. Achieving the mountain summit & descend by skiing is truly breathtaking. what’s more exciting other than floating down from the high peak.

Nepal and its Himalayas have good potential to attract passionate travelers, who wish to hit slopes of Nepal once in a lifetime. Realizing The possibility of new adventure sports to the Native land of Himalayas, Ski Guides Nepal Is Formed.

All the Participants Will be provided with the Tees + Gears required for Skiing.

Tickets to the event can be reserved via email. 

Skiing program Location: Putha Hiunchuli, Base camp at 4900m           

Registration period

Early Bird: 10:00 August 2018 ~ 23:59 September 13 2018

Secondary: January 1st, 2018 ~ until closing

30 Days Trek

Departure Date: 14th September 2018
End: 13th October 2018

Budget/cost: USD 7525 per person from Kathmandu

USD 6000 only per person from Kathmandu (20% off)


Local Government Requirements/Permits & Licenses: we got all government requirements permits covered.

Risk Management: For force majeure, such as weather, flight failure etc., we cannot assume any liability. It likely that flight could be delayed or canceled due to bad weather so we suggest you to save min 2 additional days to cover these conditions.

Security: we primarily focus on your safety while traveling with us so we have tried to put of best team, logistics in front of you and ensure well being amid your trip.

And yes, since we have trained professional guides, it is advised that you follow them. Their decision is crucial for you to achieve the adventure with ease.

About NFSS: 

Ski and Snowboarding Foundation Nepal aims to teach Nepalese youngsters skiing, snowboarding and ski touring. NFSS represent Nepal in the World Snowboard Federation (WSF) and in the International Ski Mountaineering Federation (ISMF).

Details about the team:

We really want to make this expedition a great experience, so we have come up with international licensed mountain guides and ski instructor as a part of the expedition team.

Find some of the best climbing guides of Nepal reach out to their profile and take some inspiration from them.

European Ski/snowboard guides: Andrea Spieth, Stefan Locher, and Florian Trittler

They are international licensed ski instructors, a part of the eight-headed trainer team of DTB (

DTB is one of five organizations in Germany, which are responsible for the education of ski instructors (

International licensed snowboard instructors: Rebecca Russ and Patrizia Russ
Join us for Ski Expedition to Dhauligiri VII on September 2018 with International Ski Guides.

Travel Itinerary

Day 1: 2018-09-14 Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel

Day 2: 2018-09-15  Preparation day for a trip. Get to know the other participants

Day 3: 2018-09-16 Early Morning domestic flight to Nepalgunj (150 m /490 ft)

Day 4: 2018-09-17 Domestic flight to Juphal (2300 m), trek to Dunai (2150 m) get to know the Nepalese helpers

Day 5 – 10: 2018-09-18 Start of a six-day trek via Kagkot (3300 m) to the Basecamp (4900 m). During these days we acclimatize slowly. On average, we will cover an altitude difference of 500 meters per day, carrying our day luggage and admiring the beautiful landscape of the Dolpo region

Day 11 – 24: 2018-09-24 Within the next 14 days we move between Basecamp (4900 m) and summit (7246m), enjoy the time on the mountain and the culinary highlights our team of helpers prepares for us.

Day 25: 2018-10-08 Trek Basecamp – Kagkot

Day 26: 2018-10-09 Trek Kagkot – Juphal

Day 27: 2018-10-10 domestic flight Juphal – Kathmandu via Nepalgunj

Day 28-29: 2018-10-11 two days in Kathmandu

Day 30: 2018-10-13 departure Kathmandu (7.35 am)



  1. Domestic flights in Nepal

  2. Accommodation (Hotel and Tent)

  3. All Meals

  4. Nepalese Lead Guide

  5. Additional Guide Per Wwo Participants

  6. European ski guides

  7. Cook & Team Of Local Helpers

  8. Assurance For Nepalese Guides & Helpers

  9. Tents & Equipments

  10. Eemergency Medicine & Communication Devices

  11. Garbage Fees

  12. Yaks/Mulis From Dunai to Basecamp

  13. All Permits (Climbing Permits, Ski Permit, TIMS card)/p>


  1. International Flight To Kathmandu and Back

  2. Visa (Available At The Airport, Passport Photo Needed)

  3. Individual Equipment and Medicine

  4. Sleeping Bag & Sleeping Mat For High Camp

  5. Alcholic Drinks

  6. Lunch In Kathmandu

  7. Individual Assurance

  8. Fees For Satellite Telephone

This trek schedule provided here is an ideal arrangement any progressions are very valued. we will be able to offer a tailor-made plan as per your time and stay.

Do write us, and we will be happy enough to make arrangements for you.

For further information about this event, please contact:
1. Contact in Europe: Florian Trittler (
2. Contact in Nepal: Utsav Pathak (

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