TREKKING
RANGDUM TO HANUPATTA VIA KANGI-LA PASS

Go to the village of Rangdum, one day by car from Kargil. Very beautiful route, isolated and not much traveled until the junction with Padum to Lamayuru. Possible fom June until October, depending on the year allow 5-6 days.

1st Day : Rangdum to Junction of Kanji-la and Puzdon-la, 7 hours

From the village go several kilometers along the trail the Rangdum Gompa. Go along the Ranji on the right bank for half an hour, then cross it. Continue reaching the Kanji-la across a mass of fallen rocks (5150m), from the pass along this river along a route with frequent ups and downs. Follow this path until finding yourself in front of a narrow gorge. Several easy stream crossings. Good campsite (4100m).

2nd Day : Junction of the Kanji-la and Puzdon to Kanji-la River Kong N, 8 hours

Above the camp, take a path to the left of the gorge. Follow the gorge. After half an hour, go to the gorge until you reach camp side go west to the third cairn to find escarpment and make a very steep descent to the river Kong N. Good campsite( 4300m). The way down. The first two hundred meters are steep. Go down along the left bank.

3rd Day : River Kong N to Kanji, 4 hours

Follow the river, cross it several times, then along the right bank until seeing Kanji. From there cross and go along left bank until reaching the village (3800m).

4th Day : Knaji to Yogma-la to River Shillakong, 6 hours

From Kanji, cross the river on a bridge, follow the left bank of the river which comes down from Thayogma-la (4700m), 5 hours from summit of the pass, you reach the Shillakong in one hour along a steep path. Cross it and arrive at good campsite (4100m).

5th Day : River Shillakong to Snigyutse-la to Hanupatta, 8 hours

From the camp, long path along left bank to the Snigyutse-la (5000m). From the path, go down into a spectacular gorge. After 20 minutes, you arrive at the stream which you follow for 2 hours until reaching a river. From Hanupatta, through magnificent gorges following a trail suitable for motor.

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