Haba Snow Mountain Climbing in May
Haba Snow Mountain Weather and Climate in May
The vertical alpine climate is formed because of the mountain’s altitude, and thus the climates are various in ascending order. Subtropical zone, cold temperate zone, frigid zone, paramos are distributed in different parts with different altitude. The difference in temperature between the top and the foot of the mountain can reach up to 23℃. Snow on the top of the main peak of the mountain persists all the year around. The upstanding main peak, together with four little peaks around it, seems to be a shining crown on a fine day from a distance.
What to Wear for a May Haba Snow Mountain Travel
If you don’t have your own climbing equipment, you can rent it there.You have to have suitable waterproof shoes and clothes, warm gloves, hat, couple a pair of socks, sunscreen, lip balm; take also mobile power bank, hiking stick. Sleeping bag is very useful, especially if you visit during winter. Take a lamp too; you will need it, as the climb to the mountain top from base camp starts very early in the morning. Advice is to bring head lamp, or rent one.
Top Attractions in Haba Snow Mountain
- Summit of Haba Snow Mountain
- Camp 1 at 4800 Meters
- The Base Camp
- Heihai Lake
- Huanghai Lake
- Longwangbian Village
Useful Travel Tips for your Haba Snow Mountain Travel in May
Best time to climb Haba Snow Mountain is between mid of March till end of June and mid of September till mid of December. Other time it is whether rainy or wind is too strong (January, February)
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