Tag: mera peak

12 February 2021
Mera Peak with Earth's Edge

How long does it take to climb Mera Peak?

Mera Peak is the highest trekking peak in Nepal. In fact, this mountainous region of Nepal is home to eight of the world’s ten tallest mountains, including Mount Everest, the highest point on earth. So it’s a pretty impressive expedition to take on! If you’re thinking about accepting the challenge, you’re probably wondering, “How long does it take to climb Mera Peak?” Well, let us break it down…

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How hard is it to climb Mera Peak?

If you’ve already trekked a mountain like Kilimanjaro, or hiked to Machu Picchu, you might be looking for another challenge. One expedition that people often look to after lower level challenges is Mera Peak. At 6,476m, Mera Peak is well known as the highest trekking peak in Nepal. If you’re thinking about taking on the challenge, you’re probably wondering, “How hard is it to climb Mera Peak?” Well, we’ve got the answers to some of your questions…

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Why summiting Mera Peak is the perfect intro to altitude trekking

One of our most challending expeditions is the trek to Mera Peak, the highest trekking peak in Nepal. At 6,476m, it’s one of the highest trekking peaks in the world, and our 23-day trip is a serious feat. Most people start their trekking adventures with peaks like Kilimanjaro or treks to Everest Base Camp. But Rachel Kiernan decided to start with Mera Peak, summiting Mera Peak in 2018 as her first international trek. She told us all about her experience on our new podcast…

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Trekking to Mera Peak

Trekking to Mera Peak; an expedition report. This trip report was written by James McManus (aka Jam) who owns and runs Earth’s Edge. He has over 20 year’s experience and leads many expeditions to altitude each year.

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