Damavand Icefall

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Visit Damavand Beautiful Icefall

There is a beautiful ice fall on the South route of Damavand Mountain called Abshar Yakhi. It is located at altitude 5100 meters, and it is the highest frozen fall in Iran. The height of this frozen tower it is approximately 12 meters tall. Not sure about its rank in the world?!

It is almost a permenant icefall for some years. But it may collapse in a very hot summer. The source of water/ice for this fall is a small glacier just above it.

The beauty of this wonderful icy fall attract even tired climbers to change their way for a quick visit to this phenomenal. Its distance from Camp3 Bargah Sevom is about 3 hours.


Latitude 35-56-48 N
Longtitude 52-06-40 E
Altitude 5,100 m - 16,732 ft

Damavand Icefall
Damavand Icefall at 5100m

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