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Singu Chuli (6,501 m) is a striking mountain that stands right in the
centre of the Annapurna Sanctuary separating the West and South
Annapurna Glaciers.
While many commercial groups head to its much easier neighbour
Tharpu Chuli (Tent Peak), Singu Chuli remains a challenge reserved for
experienced climbers.
The first ascent was made by Wilf Noyce and David Cox on its North-East
Face and the top section of the East Ridge in 1957 and gave it the name
Fluted Peak. Various routes are possible but the South Ridge is the most
attractive line.
Singu Chuli makes for fabulous, easy to access, low-cost Himalayan
climbing in the centre of the awe-inspiring natural amphitheatre of the
Annapurna Sanctuary.
Singu Chuli
Fluted Peak)
Peak Facts
Alternative Names: Fluted Peak
Permit group: B
Height: 6501m - 21328ft
Latitude: 28.58333300
Longitude: 83.90000000
Location: Annapurna
Duration: 16 Days
Days 1-6:
Fly or drive from Kathmandu
to Pokhara and drive on to Birethanti
from where you begin the famous
trek up to the impressive Annapurna
Sanctuary and the base camp for
Days 7-10:
Reach Singu Chuli base
camp, high camp and summit.
Days 11-16:
Return trek to Pokhara and
drive to Kathmandu.