Rakaposhi


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Noun1.Rakaposhi - a mountain peak in the Karakoram Range in northern Kashmir (25,560 feet high)
Karakoram, Karakoram Range, Karakorum Range, Mustagh, Mustagh Range - a mountain range in northern Kashmir; an extension of the Hindu Kush; contains the 2nd highest peak
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In Pakistan, the backpacker duo recommended travelling to Hunza Valley, Kaghan Valley and climbing the Rakaposhi (7,788m) and Nanga Parbat (8,126m) peaks as "the mountain scenery was unimaginably beautiful, and we will remember it forever.
Cross-Route Club Lahore motorcyclists Mukarram Khan Tareen said that K-2, Rakaposhi and Nanga Parbat mountains were beautiful mountains.
Situated in the north-west of the Hunza River, it is surrounded by several high peaks including Rakaposhi, Hunza Peak, Ghenta Sar, Ultar Sar and Ladyfinger Peak.
The five-day expedition was from Minapin to the base of Rakaposhi, following the Minapin Glacier.
The maize varieties Islamabad Gold and Sohan-3 were at par while EV 7004Q and Rakaposhi showed similar results.
The Bagrot Valley (our study area) is in the southern part of the Karakoram Range, surrounded by the famous peaks of Rakaposhi (7,788 m) and Diran (7,266 m) in the north, while the Dubani (6,120 m) lies to the east.
These structures are present in the Barit monzonite pluton near the contact with Rakaposhi volcanics.
Several other important peaks like Rakaposhi, Dubani, Golden Peak etc, which host the largest concentration of glaciers outside polar region.
When asked what motivated the group to enter this breath-taking adventure, Awan said: oeAround three years ago, my brother, who is living in Pakistan, took the same trek and then followed it up with Siachen glacier and Rakaposhi the year after.
Nanga Parbat, 8, 138 m (26,855 ft) high, is located in Diamer whereas the 7,788 m (25,700 ft) high Rakaposhi is situated in Gilgit.
2%); tourism, travel in Pakistan and its northern region where K2 and Rakaposhi lie (38, 5.