Bhagirathi

Photo of Bhagirathi

Photo by David Mervyn

Details

Elevation (feet): 22,493
Elevation (meters): 6,856
Continent: Asia
Country: India
Range/Region: Garhwal Himalaya
Latitude: 30.85
Longitude: 79.15
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Sep
Year first climbed: 1998
First successful climber(s): Igor Potan'kin, Yuri Koshelenko, Vladimir Kachkov
Nearest major airport: JollyGrant, Dehradun
Convenient Center: Uttarkashi

Thanks to Harish Rawat for adding this peak.

Description

Bhagirathi are the group of three high peaks namely Bhagirathi - I,II,III with the height of 6856,6512,6454

in garhwal himalayas.

These groups are the sacred peaks among hindus.

This peak is situated opposite to mera peak & along with mount shivling & thalay sagar.It is also situalted where the river ganga originates.

Thanks to Harish Rawat for this description.