Lahore’s Saba becomes first Pakistani woman to summit Gondoghoro Peak


KARACHI: Saba Haleem, a Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)’s student, became the first Pakistani woman in the world to reach the top of Gondoghoro Peak. 

According to the details, Saba alongside four male members from LUMS Adventure Society summited Gondoghoro Peak, a 6008m long peak nearby the world’s second-highest peak K2.

She also led the first-ever successful student expedition to Gondoghoro Peak.

About Gondogoro peak

Gondogoro peak is a technical snow capped climbing peak of the Karakorum Range situated in the north of Hushe valley. It is surrounded by multiple internationally renowned mountains namely K2 and Broadpeak in the north, Mashebrum in the west and Laila Peak in the south. Gondogoro Peak summit is a tough expedition well known amongst the international mountaineering community.