Black Peak is the highest peak of Sarwasti Mountain Range Uttarakhand, India
It lies at an altitude of 6387 meters Black Peak is also known as Kala Nag in the local language which the mountain top resembles “Black Cobra”. It is the highest peak of Saraswati Mountain Range close to Ruinsara valley.
Summit Climb is Challenging
Traverse glaciers, ice wall of 75 feet and a gradient of 70 degrees. You need the proper equipment to climb, it is technically difficult so you should have proper knowledge and skills. The trail is thrilling with many challenges on the way.
Being the highest peak in Saraswati Mountain Range offers extraordinary views, the views are worth your efforts. Bandarpoonch family is clearly visible from the top.
ATM Point and Mobile Connectivity
ATM POINT – Purola is the last ATM point.
Mobile Connectivity – Your device will receive signals at Purola. At Sankri your device can receive BSNL and Vodafone signals but the connectivity is not good. There will be no networks ahead so finish all your important work and calls before starting the trek.
About Black Peak
Black Peak Expedition lies at an altitude of 6387 meters Black Peak is also known as Kala Nag in the local language. It is the highest peak of Saraswati Mountain Range close to Ruinsara valley. Traverse glaciers, ice wall of 75 feet and a gradient of 70 degrees. You need the proper equipment to climb, it is technically difficult. The trail is thrilling with many challenges on the way
Highlights of this Trek
It is the highest peak so it offers exceptional views of the whole Bandarpoonch family and other mountains. The thrill of this trek makes it unique.
Duration – 17 Days from DehraDun to DehraDun
Best Season – Mid-May to Mid-June
Level – Difficult
Highest Points – (6397 Meter)
Weather – The weather is not predicted and can change anytime but usually the Nights are cold and day temperature is pleasant according to the season
Summer Temperature – Day (– 2°C to -10°C) Night (-2° C to -15° C)
Altitude you are going to cover
1. Sankri (1920 m)
2. Osla (2560 m)
3. Ruinsara Lake (3537 m)
4. Base Camp (Kyarkoti) (3900 m)
5. Advance Base Camp (ABC) (4600 m)
6. Camp 1 (5100 m)
7. Summit Camp (5500 m)
8. Black Peak (6387 m)
These points should not be avoided
1. Proper conditioning and training of body required
2. Proper gear and clothing for sub-zero temperatures
3. Sturdy hiking shoes are important
4. High altitude requires proper acclimatization
5. Intermittent or no signals
6. Carry travel light
7. Weather is unpredicted so the itinerary is flexible
Why Choose Us
- Learning Experience: We do not just focus on completing the trek but also help you develop basic trekking skills like:
- Packing a rucksack
- Morning Yoga & Evening stretching
- How to pitch and dismantle a camping tent and properly use a sleeping bag
- Ascend and Descend on a mountain trail
- How to ensure camp safety and hygiene
- Identify trail signs and signals
- Loyalty Programs: Join Rockkers Adventures community and enjoy benefits of our vouchers and referral programs.
- Personalized attention: We have small batch size (max. 15) and we maintain a healthy ratio of 8:1 (Participants: Leader) on all our batches to enable individual focus and monitoring.
- Best Expedition Leaders: Our leaders are advanced mountaineering course qualified, specially trained in rescue procedures from NIM and certified first-aid responders. Even our local guides are certified first-aid responders.
- Safety norms: We have mapped every region with an emergency evacuation plan and safety protocols maintaining a zero accident record so far. We carry an extensive first-aid kit including oxygen cylinders and high altitude medicines.
- Safety equipment: Our trek leaders carry UIAA certified rescue equipment like static rope, ice ax, harness, carabiners, jumar, pulley, short and long slings.