Saser Kangri III

Beautiful Karakorum mountain range in summer, Jammu Kashmir, India

Saser Kangri III

Located in Jammu and India’s northernmost state, Kashmir, Saser Kangri III is one of the six peaks in the Saser Kangri massif: Saser Kangri I, Saser Kangri II East, Saser Kangri II West, Saser Kangri III, Saser Kangri IV, and Plateau Peak.

The other closest peaks to Saser Kangri III include Chamshen Kangri to the north and Chhushku Kangri I to the east.

Country: India

Mountain Range: Saser Karakoram

Elevation: 24,590 feet / 7,495 meters

First Ascent: 1986 by Budhiman, Neema Dorjee, Sher Singh, Tajwer Singh, Phurba Sherpa and Chhewang Somanla, who were members of an Indo-Tibetan Border Police expedition, via the east side.

Fun Fact: Saser Kangri III is the 51st highest peak in the world.

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