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Skardu is a 20- to 24-hour drive from Islamabad via the Karakoram Highway.It’s a Big, Big World: Sights That Make You Feel Small|Lonely Planet|December 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is known as the Karakoram range because a pass called the Karakoram Pass crosses it.Kashmir|Sir Francis Edward Younghusband
The third pass, and the only one now frequented, is that of the Karakoram, an extremely easy though very elevated one.Western Himalaya and Tibet|Thomas Thomson
Beyond the Karakoram pass (18,550 ft.) is a lofty bleak upland with salt lakes dotted over its surface.
After the abandonment of this pass, that of Karakoram, forty leagues east of it, became the principal route to Central Asia.
The Shyok and its affluent, the Nubra, rise in the giant glaciers to the south-west of the Karakoram pass.