Shah Alborz peak-King Alborz-Shahalborz

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Shah Alborz peak-King Alborz-Shahalborz

Postby Parvaneh » Sat Feb 14, 2015 8:37 am

Introduction: Shah Alborz peak-King Alborz-Shahalborz(Persian:قله شاه البرز )

Shah Alborz peak is the heights of west Alborz and is located on north- east of Alamut Valley. The peak's height is 4300 meters and is one of the highest peaks in the region . Our path to the peak is " Avank " village in Alamut region and " Hassan jun" village in Taleghan area .


Location: Hassan jun village ,Taleghan city, Alborz Province

Elevation: 4125 metres

Days of trip: 1 Day from Tehran to Tehran (Without heavy traffic you need 3 hr driving from Tehran to start point and 1-2 days for climbing)
Attention: In holidays there is heavy traffic in all roads around Tehran.

Best time to visit: Spring

Daily time visit: No limit

Difficulty level:

Requirements: (Depend on your plan) Guide or GPS track, water, food, warm and waterproof clothes and tent, waterproof shoes, headlamp, satellite phone and...
Also need technical mountaineering gear if decided to climb in cold weather.

Legal permission need: No


Overall risk:

Animal risk: Yes

Lost risk: Yes

Rescue: Yes, you can call 115 but maybe take a long time to find you. There is no road.

GSM Mobile Antenna: in some region Yes


Hotel: No

Village: No

Shop: No

Gasoline: No


How to get there:
1- Take a bus to Taleghan (Distance between Tehran and Taleghan city 146 Km)
2- Take a taxi to Hassan jun village.

Nearest airport: No Airport less than 100 km

Nearest train station: No Station less than 100 km


Location on map:

GPS elevation profile:








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