Sector 01

Darma to Milam Valley via Ralam Pass (5630m)

Sobala to Ralam Glacier

Sobala to Ralam Glacier

Sector 1 of the route begins at the roadhead at the village of Dar and the first steps begin up the beautiful Darma Valley. A four day march up the Darma valley via the villages of Bauling, Sela, Nagling, Baling, Duktu, Tedang and Sela will get you to the the start of the climb to Ralam Pass (5630m). After heading up the left bank of the Lassar Yankti river turn left up the Nipchukang Glacier and climb to the crest of Ralam Pass. Descend the Yankchar Glacer on the far side and continue down via Yankchar Dhura to the village of Ralam.

Sobala to Ralam Cross Section

Sobala to Ralam Cross Section

Details for each sector are listed below: