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The Snow Lake Trek – One of the Greatest Treks of Pakistan

»Posted by on Feb 23, 2013 in Gilgit-Baltistan, Treks | 45 comments

Snow Lake Trek

Snow Lake is located 16,000 feet (4,877 m) above sea level, and is approximately 10 miles (16 km) wide. The basin lies at the head of the Biafo and Hispar glaciers, which spread down from the Hispar Pass in opposite directions, forming a 61 mile (100 km) river of ice that is among the world’s longest continuous glacier systems outside of the polar regions.

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