American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Renamed Nepalese Peaks

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  • Publication Year: 1983

Renamed Nepalese Peaks. On January 1, 1983 the Nepalese government considered renaming a number of peaks and geographical features, but this is not yet official.

Past Name

Present Name

Past Name

Present Name



Cross Peak

Taple Shikhar

Lady’s Peak

Gumba Chuli



Jannu

Kumbhakama

Madiya Peak

Bhairab Takura



Pyramid Peak

Pathibhara

Morimoto

Bhemdang Ri



Sphinx

Pathibhara Purba

Peak 29

Ngadi Chuli



Tent Peak

Kirat Chuli

Fluted Peak

Singu Chuli



Twin Peak

Gimmigela Chuli

Fang

Varaha Shikhar



Wedge Peak

Tamthan Chang

Gabelhom

Gandharva Chuli



White Wave Peak

Anidesh Chuli

Glacier Dome

Tarke Kang



Outlier

Janak Chuli

Roc Noir

Khangsar Kang



Island Peak

Imja Tse

Tent Peak

Tharpu Chuli



Mehra

Kongma Tse

Hanging Glacier Peak

Tripura Hiun Chuli



Peak 38

Shar Tse II

Junction Peak

Shey Shikhar



Peak 43

Kyashar

Milchberg

Palta Thumba



Pyramid

Hongku Chuli

Wedge Peak

Phunphun Chuli



Pig Pherage

Likhu Chuli

Annapurna Sanctuary

Annapurna Deuthali



Big White Peak

Longpo Gang

Hidden Valley

Patale Chhango



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