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Noshaq 7492m
Noshaq peak 7492m is an independent mountain on the border with Afghanistan and the 4th highest peak of the Hindukush range after Tirich Mir west II 7500m. Noshaq is located in the North Eastern border, which marks the border with Pakistan. Only the west peak, Noshaq West 7250m stands on the Pak-Afghan border, being natural water shed. Noshaq Main 7492m and the rest of the peaks of this massif lie well within Pakistan territory and easily accessible from Chitral-Pakistan.

Noshaq Main peak 4792m was first ascent by Japanese expedition in 1960. The expedition was led by Professor Sakato. Other members of the expedition were Goro Iwatsabo and Toshiaki Sakai. The route was followed from the South East Ridge of the peak. Nowadays; the normal route is by southeast face through Terich valley of Chitral-Pakistan.

The second highest peak in this range is Noshaq East 7480m climbed in 1963m by Dr.Gerald Gruber and Rudolf Pischenger from Austria. The 3rd highest peak of the massif Noshaq Central 7400m and the 4th peak is Noshaq West 7250m.
These peaks were also climbed by the same Austrian expedition of 1963.
The first winter ascent was in 1973 by Tadeusz Piotrowski and Andrzej Zawada, member of a Polish expedition, via the north face. It was the world's first winter climb above any 7000m peaks.  
Base Camp.……….4700m
Camp I……….……..5120m
Camp II………….….6090m
Camp III ……….. ….6720m

Itinerary
Days
Activities
Overnight
1
Arrive in Islamabad airport. Afternoon Islamabad city Tour.
Hotel
2
Welcome reception (Briefing) at Alpine Club of Pakistan- Meeting with LO.
Hotel
3
Fly to Chitral. 1 hour. Free day for onward destination.
Hotel
4
Departure for Shagrom 2900m, (the last village of Terich Valley) along the river of Mastuj and Torkhow. 5-6 hours drive.
Hotel
5
Trek to Sherniak (Jungle) 3540m. 5-6 hours trek. 4-5 hours trek.
Home Stay
6
Trek to Shughur Baisun 4038m. 5-6 hours trek.
Camping
7
Trek to (Terich Concordia) Base Camp. 4700m. 6-7 hours trek.
Camping
8-34
Rest, acclimatize and climbing activities.
Camping
35-36
2 days for return trek to Shagrom, by the same route.
Home Stay
37
Drive back to Chitral. 5-6 hours.
Hotel
38
Fly or Drive to Islamabad.
Hotel
39
Farewell Meeting (De-Briefing) in Alpine Club of Pakistan.
Hotel
40
Transfer to Islamabad airport for onward flight.

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