Dhampus Peak (6012m) lies to the north-east of the Dhaulagiri massif within the Annapurna Conservation Area. The peak climbing journey runs along the Kali Gandaki River between the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Moreover, the trip also has views of the Dhaulagiri I (8167 m), Tilicho Peak (7134 m), Thorung Peak (6144 m), and other mountains.
The peak climbing trip explores the Gurung villages to the south of the Annapurna range. Similarly, Poonhill is a major highlight of the entire trip. Dhampus peak climbing offers stunning Himalayan views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Nilgiri mountain ranges. Lastly, the Dhampus Peak (6012m) is itself an attraction on the trip.
The trip begins with a drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu. Another short drive will lead to Nayapul, the starting point of the trek. You will then trek to Ghorepani passing the Magar village of Ulleri. Thereafter, you hike to Poonhill viewpoint where you get splendid views of Annapurna I (8091m), Lamjung Himal (6983m), Machhapuchhre (6997m), and Dhaulagiri range. Then, you will head to Ghasa passing Tatopani along the Kali Gandaki River. The trek continues towards Tukuche from where you trek to the Dhampus Peak Base Camp. In the same way, you head up to the high camp and make a climb to the top of the Dhampus Peak (6012m). The summit of the Dhampus Peak (6012m) welcomes the climbers with great views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountains. Eventually, you’ll return to Jomsom and fly to Pokhara. Ultimately, a drive back to Kathmandu.