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Mt. Yalung Kang (8505 m.)


Name : Mt. Yalung Kang (8505 m.)

Height : 8505m

Location : Taplejung

Mt. Yalung Kang
 
Mt. Yalungkang lies in the far eastern part of Nepal. Mt. Yalungkang rises to 8505 m. above the sea level. Mr. Yutaka Ageta of Japan scaled Mt. Yalungkang first time on May 14, 1973 via South West Face.
The position of this mountain lies on:
 
Latitude: 270 45' 15" and   Longitude:  880 08' 25"
First Nepali Climber: Mr. Ang Dawa Sherpa who topped the mountain on December 20, 1989.
Normal Ascent Route: South East Face
Caravan Route: Ktm-Taplejung-Mamankhe-Yamphudin-Cheram-BC
Total no. of Summiteers: 53 till December 2014