Mt. Khuiten Mongolia •  14,350'  •  4374m

IMG Mt. Khuiten Mongolia Expedition Itinerary

Date Itinerary
Sunday, July 15, 2018Arrive in Ulaanbataar. Hotel
Monday, July 16, 2018Tour the city. Hotel
Tuesday, July 17, 2018Fly to Bayan Olgii. Drive to Tavan Bogd region. Camp in the lower alpine meadows.
Wednesday, July 18, 2018Hike the tundra to the pass, for great views of the Altai mountains. Descend to the Potaniin Glacier, establish base camp.
Thursday, July 19, 2018Acclimatization hike and training, camp.
Friday, July 20, 2018Ascend Potaniin Glacier to high camp, near to the Russian border.
Saturday, July 21, 2018From high camp, ascend the North Ridge directly to the summit of Mt Khuiten (14,350ft / 4375m) the highest point in Mongolia. This is a 3000 ft moderate to steep snow ridge often broken with crevasses. Return to high camp.
Sunday, July 22, 2018Climb nearby Nairandal Peak (13,714 ft / 4,180m) the tri-border highpoint for China, Russia, Mongolia. Return to Base Camp.
Monday, July 23, 2018Contingency Day
Tuesday, July 24, 2018Trek to White River and camp
Wednesday, July 25, 2018Return to Bayan Olgii. Hotel
Thursday, July 26, 2018Flight to Ulaanbaatar. Hotel.
Friday, July 27, 2018Depart