The trekking routes for the month of April in Uttarakhand.
Nag tibba trek is the nearest trek route from Dehradun/Rishikesh for the trekkers visiting Garhwal region, Uttarahand. The trek destination can be reached within 9-10 hours from Delhi.The first name of Nag Tibba has been driven from ‘Nag Devta’. ‘Tibba’ is a local word for hill or peak. In order to get the protection for the cattle, the local villagers come here to worship.
Nag Tibba trek (Altitude: 9915 ft) is one of the most liked short treks, near Mussoorie in Uttarakhand. Far from maddening crowd, those who want to view the panoramic sights of Himalaya range, dense forest and wild life, Nag Tibba trekking is best suited trekking route.
If the weather favours you the himalayan range which can be viewed from Nag Tibba are Bandarpoonch peak, the Gangotri group of peaks, Kedarnath peak in the north, Doonvalley and the snow peaks of Chanabang.
The weather of the Nag Tibba can also be checked by Mussoorie’s weather. The aerial distance between Nag Tibba range and Mussoorie is apprx. 15 km……read more.
Deoria tal trek is one of the shortest treks in Garhwal region of Uttarakhand. Deoria tal lake is located in Rudraprayag district, Uttarakhand. This beautiful lake is on hilltop of the Ukhimath town, the winter seat of Kedarnath. Deoria tal situated at a height of 2200 mtr, is surrounded by green forests. The majestic Chaukhamba peak reflecting in the crystal clear waters of Deoriyatal looks at arms reach. The first 7 km up to Sari village from Ukhimath can be covered by motor and the remaining 3 km for Deoria tal trek has to be trekked. Deoriatal trek is quite steep in comparison to other nearby treks.
The other places surrounding Deoria tal are Chopta, Tungnath, Chandrashila. Normally, people keep all the mentioned places in the itinerary while visiting this lake.The season for Deoria tal lake is round the year. During winter, sometimes due heavy snowfall the trek is hindered. A further trek from Deoria tal to Chandrashila can also be done through thick forest and beautiful meadows stretching to 14 km.…….read more.
Auli is 16 km up the mountain from Joshimath and easily accessible by road and ropeway. Seperated by a rich run of forest. Auli and Gorson are twin meadows on the roof of Joshimath at heights ranging from 8500 ft to 13000 ft. Skiing is a sport directly related with snow. In India, it is only in the inner Himalayas where snow is available. Every year hundreds of tourists visit here to experience the skiing activity. The number of tourist has been on rise due to the fact that the tourists are becoming more inclined towards adventure activities. Although, it is not possible to be a perfect skier in a week’s programme but still one can have a feeling of being a skier after elementary courses. It is the feeling of gliding over the snow and wind passing you which gives you immense pleasure. Skiing is considered one of the top adventure sports……read more.
Panwali Kantha, Uttarakhand has many beautiful bygyals/meadows along its trekking route. The pretty and peaceful Panwali kantha bugyals lie at far flung heights, ranging from 2745 mtr to 3970 mtr on the old pilgrim trail from Gangotri to Sri Kedarnath. They are open grasslands and undulating slopes studded with patches of forests. With the advent of summer, the snows melt and the flowers and herbs blossom forth to carpet the Panwali kantha bugyal with a riot of colours. Panwali kantha is located between the Gangotri and Sri Kedarnath axis. Hence it can easily be reached from both Gangotri side and Sri Kedarnath side. From Gangotri side the trek starts from Mala, 2 km from Bhatwari and from Sri Kedarnath side it starts from Triyuginarain……read more.
Har ki doon:
The western part of the Uttarkashi is known as Fateh Parvat, and is separated from Himachal Pradesh by the river Tons. In this part of Uttarakhand, the luxuriant Har-Ki-Doon Valley has a backdrop of snowy mountain peaks, and dense forests of pine, deodar and other conifers that border vast stretches of meadows. The forests are rich in wild life and rare Himalayan birds, and during late June and the rainy season, the flower-sprangled meadows are a delight to the eyes. This valley is a virtual paradise for the botanist, bird-watcher, explorer or the hermit. Druyodhana, the eldest of the Kauravas is worshipped in this area as the main deity. It is believed that Bhog Datt, a warrior of the Mahabharath, who fought against the Pandavas, resided here…..read more.
Chandrashila trek is short and beautiful, which covers a scenic view of Himalayan range of peaks. Chandrashila trek can be more attractive by including Deoria tal lake, Panch Kedar Tungnath temple and beautiful meadows of Chopta (known as mini Switzerland). Chandrashila temple is highest Shiva temple. Chandrashila trek may get hindered during winter due to heavy snow fall but the trek is permissible. Chandrashila is the apex point of the trek. From Chandrashila, one can view the peaks of Nanda Devi, Dronagiri, Nilkanth, Kedardome, Bandarpoonch and some more. From Chandrashila one can view the Himalayan range clearly in the morning………read more.
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