Trekking In Uttarakhand
Trekking is a healthy way to explore nature and a fun family camping activity. Its a combination of hiking and walking activity in which people take multi-days trips in rural, un development area. Trekking In Uttarakhand is one of the famous adventure sports awaiting the trekking enthusiast in Uttarakhand. The mountain ranges of India offer breathtaking, enthralling trekking routes.
In the vast amphitheatre of the Uttarakhand Himalayas and Karakorams, there are limitless possibilities for Trekking Tours, Mountaineering, Skiing, and River Rafting tours. Within this alluring arena, the Garhwal and Kumaon regions, occupy the central place, with special points of interest for the trekker.
When trekking you have many choices and it's not just about choosing the destination. You can trek independently or you can hire a guide. Both have advantages and disadvantages.
Bedini Bugyal Trek
Bedni Bugyal is one of the finest meadow in India. This has got to be one of the most romantic spots in the Himalayas - acres and acres of meadow scooped out of lush mountain scape, a steep ridge arching up into the dusk, and above it, the enormous western flank of Trishul. Bedni is also a major way-station on the Nanda Raj Jaat Yatra, a ritual procession held every 12 years.Read more
Situated in north of Uttarkashi and surrounded by dense woods of oak, pine, Deodar and rhododendrons. The crystal clear lake is full of rare fishes and the Himalayan Golden Trouts. The trek from Dodital to Yamunotri takes you through high altitude grasslands and dense virgin forests. The scenery en-route is really astounding.Read more
Gangotri Kedarnath Trek
This trek is actually an ancient route of Gangotri to Kedarnath. The Hindu devotees used this pilgrimage trail very regularly during the times when roads didnt exist and people used to visit all the four holy temples on foot. Gangotri and Kedarnath are Panch Prayags of North. In Gangotri you can see Gaumukh also which is the source of holy river Ganges.Read more
Har ki Dun Trek
Har-ki-Dun is situated at an elevation of 3566 meters is surrounded by glittering peaks and dense forests. These forests are rich in wild life and are a paradise for bird-watchers and nature lovers. Its a holy place and also a base of Swargarohini which is at ht. of 21000 ft. Jaundar Glacier is at south-east of Har-ki-dun.Read more
Hemkund Sahib Trek
Hemkund is a holy lake, an important pilgrimage of Sikhs and Hindus. It lies near the Valley of Flowers at an altitude of 3050 mts. The sacred beautifully shaped Gurdwara near the lake is visited by large number of pilgrims from all over the world. It is believed that Guru Govind Singh, the tenth guru of Sikhs meditated and united with God at this place.Read more
Kafni Glacier Trek
Kafni glacier is situated on the left side of Pindar Valley under majestic mountain Nandakot. This region has its own charm with the solitude it presents. This region is very rich in wildlife. As this place is full of forest region there are no rest houses beyond Dwali. So if you are planning for this trek then make arrangement of tents also. Some people also spend their night in caves.Read more
Kedar Tal Trek
Its a ten days trip which involves drive to Gangotri , the ancient source of the holy river Ganga and trek to the finest high altitude Himalayan lake, Kedar tal (4912 mts) punctuated with breath stopping close view of Greater Himalayan peaks e.g. Thaleysagar (6904 mts), Brigupanth (6772 mts) and Jogin Group of peaks.Read more