|Difficulty:||Major Mountain Expedition|
|Best months for climbing:||Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Year first climbed:||1978|
|First successful climber(s):||Akiya Ishimura|
|Nearest major airport:||Islamabad|
|Convenient Center:||Hushe Village|
Drifika is a huge snow spire which towers over the Hushe Valley. The mountain is surrounded by the Baltoro gaints. From its summit it is possible to see four 8,000 meter peaks including K2 and Nanga Parbat.