Dorje Lhakpa from the southwest
|location||Districts Rasuwa , Sindhupalchok ( Nepal )|
|Mountains||Jugal Himal ( Himalaya )|
|Dominance||3.15 km → Loenpo Gang|
|First ascent||October 18, 1981|
|Normal way||West ridge|
The first official ascent of Dorje Lhakpa took place on October 18, 1981 by a Nepalese-Japanese expedition (Pemba Tsering, Kazunari Murakami, Eiichi Shingyoji, Kataoka and Makoto Anbe) over the west ridge. Carlos Buhler climbed the mountain solo in 1992. In autumn 1999, the young Frenchman Marco Siffredi descended from the summit on a snowboard.