Kalanag or Black Peak (6,387 m) is the highest peak in the Saraswati (Bandarpunch) mountain range, others being Saraswati Devi Parvat (Bandarpunch I, 6,316 m) and Hanuman Parvat (White Peak or Bandarpunch II, 6,102 m). It literally means "Black Cobra". It is close to the Ruinsara Valley. The peak was first summited in 1955 by JMT Gibson an English master at the Doon School in Dehradun.

Kalanag
Black Peak
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Kalanag (hidden behind Bandarpunch I)
Highest point
Elevation6,387 m (20,955 ft)
ListingList of mountains in India
Coordinates31°01′12″N 78°34′12″E / 31.02000°N 78.57000°E / 31.02000; 78.57000Coordinates: 31°01′12″N 78°34′12″E / 31.02000°N 78.57000°E / 31.02000; 78.57000
Geography
Kalanag is located in India
Kalanag
Kalanag
Location in northern India
LocationUttarakhand, India
Parent rangeGarhwal Himalaya

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