Short report of a nice ski tour around Mount Damavand
Lasem and Damavand ski mountaineering was our first skiing tour in 2018
Beginning of March 2018 our trip started in mount Golezard in Polur . Me and Shams from Franc climbed up to 3000 meters We settled the night at a local home in Reyneh village .
second day me with Shams and his girlfriend and two young mountaineer from Czech Repoblic drive to Lasem valley and since the road was closed we did a nice trekking about 8 km on the road to Lasem and we climbed up to 2900 meters and because of strong wind on the ridge we returned by ski to village , we drive to Reyneh to Masoud guest house.
Third Day , Shams and his girlfriend and Ashkan leaved Reyneh to Lasem and me with two Czech mountaineer drive to Damavand south face. in this day we started trekking from 2400 meters in the beginning of dirt road of mosque . and after 8 hours trekking we reached to Bargah3 and settled on Hut.
Fourth day : rest and acclimatization
In this day we started our final attempt on Mount Damavand . the normal route for summer is a ridge in right side oh Hut but in winter we ascend on a glacier on north of Hut , left side of summer route.
You can find our skiing package for skiing in Damavand and Lasem here: