Full Moon and Stargazing
Trekking on or near the full moon means that your summit night ascent will be brighter, whilst new moon treks are better for stargazing. On the following dates your trek coincides with either the full or new moon (not necessarily on summit night). See https://www.timeanddate.com/moon/phases/
Departures enjoying a full Moon during the trek – 26JUL, 20SEP, 18OCT, 20DEC
Best for stargazing (new moon during the trek) - 09AUG, 06SEP, 04OCT
Departures enjoying a full Moon during the trek 17JAN, 14FEB, 08AUG(summit on full moon), 12SEP, 10OCT
Best for stargazing (new moon during the trek) 31JAN, 28FEB, 25JUL, 26SEP, 21DEC
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