The K2 Base Camp Challenge

The K2 Base Camp Challenge

The K2 Base Camp Challenge

The K2 Base Camp Challenge

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Ascend Further With UKIM: Humanity Knows No Boundaries

Embark on Your K2 Mission!

Join us on the ultimate adventure to the K2 Base Camp, a thrilling trek that promises to be one of the most inspiring experiences of your life! Discover the natural beauty of Pakistan as you climb the world’s second-highest mountain, standing at a breathtaking 8,611 meters.

Your journey will take you through magnificent scenery, including the fabulous Concordia, Baltoro, and Godwin-Austen glaciers, all situated in the heart of Karakoram National Park. Along the way, explore the vibrant local culture and experience the rich traditions of this ancient land.

Secure Your Spot for an Unforgettable Adventure

Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to challenge yourself and make a profound impact on those in need. Register now for an adventure that will test your limits and inspire your soul.

With limited spots available, it is crucial to secure your place with a registration fee of £…. Participants are also required to raise a minimum of £…. to support UKIM’s charitable causes.

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Are You Ready to Pack Your Bags?

Join UKIM on the K2 Base Camp Challenge and experience the thrill of conquering new heights while empowering vulnerable people and transforming their lives. Your adventure awaits—take the first step today!


Location: Pakistan
Dates: 10th Aug to 29th Aug 2024
Registration Fee: £500 (NON REFUNDABLE)
Registration Ends: 27th Jul 2024
Minimum Sponsorship/Pledge: £3750
Age Limit: 18+ Years
Note: All participants must arrange their personal travel insurance.

The Challenge Highlights:

  • Trek to the heart of the Karakoram on the K2 Concordia route
  • Scenic flight from Islamabad to Skardu
  • Trek on Baltoro Glacier with views of Trango Towers
  • Spend three nights at Concordia
  • Spectacular views of K2 and Broad Peak from Concordia
  • Trek on Godwin-Austen Glacier to Broad Peak, Gilkey Memorial, and K2 Base Camp
  • High-quality trekking at an affordable cost

Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Skardu
Day 2: Sightseeing in Skardu
Day 3: Drive from Skardu to Askoli (115 km)
Day 4: Trek from Askoli to Jullah (3.2 km), overnight in camp
Day 5: Trek from Jullah to Paiju (18 km), mostly level ground
Day 6: Rest day at Paiju for acclimatization
Day 7: Trek from Paiju to Khuburtze (4 km)
Day 8: Trek from Khuburtze to Urdukas (6 km)
Day 9: Trek from Urdukas to GORE 1
Day 10: Trek from GORE 1 to GORE 2
Day 11: Trek from GORE 2 to Concordia
Day 12: Stay at Concordia
Day 13: Stay at Concordia
Day 14: Trek from Concordia to GORE 1
Day 15: Trek from GORE 1 to Khuburtze
Day 16: Trek from Khuburtze to Paiju
Day 17: Trek to Jullah
Day 18: Trek to Askoli
Day 19: Drive to Skardu
Day 20: Stay at Skardu
Day 21: Fly back home from Skardu

What is Included?

  1. Experienced trekking guide approved by the Directorate of Tourism Services
  2. Cook, helper, porter sardar, and porters
  3. Staff porter and guide insurance
  4. Trekking permit fee
  5. Camping fee, bridge crossing fee, and community fee
  6. Camping equipment: sleeping tents, kitchen, mess, and toilet tents
  7. Chairs, tables, and emergency equipment
  8. Transportation from Skardu International Airport to Askole and back
  9. Pakistani/Continental food during trekking and hotel stay in Skardu
  10. Generators available for charging electronic devices
  11. Gamow Bag included
  12. Oxygen mask and regulator included
  13. Environmental fee included
  14. 3 meals, mineral water

What is not included?

  1. Visa cost
  2. Personal gear (sleeping bags, mattress, walking shoes, walking sticks, warm clothing, goggles)
  3. Cold drinks during hotel stay in Skardu
  4. Personal porters if required
  5. Cost of overstay due to flight delay, roadblocks, or weather conditions
  6. Any other expenses not mentioned above

Additional Details

Event Recurrence - Yearly

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Day Number - First

Day Name - Sunday

Repeat untill - 2024-07-22

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Date And Time

2024-08-10 to
2024-08-29
 

Registration End Date

2024-07-27
 

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