Tianbao Snow Mountains ( 天宝雪山)
Location: 40 km northwest of Haba Snow Mt; 27 km southeast of Shangri-La City
Highest Peak: 4,650 meters
Summary: This compact massif encompasses several peaks surpassing 4,500 meters in elevation. The area is renowned for 4,200-meter high Abuji Lake (阿布吉湖), a multi-colored body of water nestled within a lovely alpine valley. The local Tibetan people regard the spot as a holy place. The lake can be hiked in a one-day excursion from Shangri-La City (香格里拉市). Inquire locally for guides who can lead the way.