The Masherbrum Mountains are located on the south side of the Baltoro Glacier. The southern side of the range, in the Indus River basin, is drained by the Hushe River.
While not as famous as the Baltoro Muztagh mountains, which lies across the Baltoro Glacier, the Masherbrum Mountains contain some of the highest peaks in the world (highest ). They attract climbers from around the planet.
Selected peaks of the Masherbrum Mountains
The following is a table of the peaks in the Masherbrum Mountains which are over in elevation and have over of topographic prominence.(This is a common criterion for peaks of this stature to be independent.)<br clear=all/>
Other notable peaks include the following ones in the Hushe Valley region: