Being a mountain and that too in the neighborhood of someone like K2 can be quite frustrating. Although all the spot light is stolen by the mighty K2 yet there are few impressive neighbors that lie in the close vicinity of K2 and thus add magnanimity to the place itself.
Neighbors of K2 (From top Left clock wise) – Skilbrum (7360m), Angel Peak (6858m), Marble Peak(6414m), Broad Peak (8254m)
There are almost as much as twenty even Category B (7000-7999m) and Category C (6000-6999m) PakPeaks near K2 including PakPeak Angel Sar, PakPeak Skyang Kangris, PakPeaks Summa Ri, PakPeak Skilbrum and PakPeaks Praqpa Kangris. Few of them alongwith their distance from K2 are shown.
Distance from K2
|Skyang Kangri I||7545||6.7|
|Skyang Kangri West||7335||6|
|Summa Ri I||7286||6.3|
|Summa Ri II||7133||7|
|Summa Ri III||7060||5.9|
Summa Ri IV
|Praqpa Kangri South||7089||9.3|
|Praqpa Kangri North||7096||9.5|