Himalayan Trek to Roopkund

Roopkund Lake is situated at an elevation of 5,029 mts above sea level in the base of Trishul peak and Nanda Ghunti.

Place: Roopkund Lake

Type: Himalaya

Endurance: Low

Difficulty: Easy

Activities: Trekking

Cost: Rs.8500.00


Categories:

Camping

Himalayan

Trekking

Tags:

TREK MATES INDIA

TMI

HIMALAYAN

UTTARAKHAND

GARHWAL


Day 01:

Kathgodam to Lohajung - 217 km's (7,575 ft.). Night Stay in Tourist Lodge.
Kathgodam Pickup (05.00 AM)

 

Day 2:

Lohajung to Didna Village - 8 Kms ( 7,575 - 8,530 ft.). Night stay in Guesthouse / Tents.

 

Day 3: 

Didna Village to Bedini Bugyal or Ali Bugyal - 10 Kms (8,530 - 11,519 ft.). Night Stay in Tents.

 

Day 4: 

Bedini Bugyal to Bhagwabasa - 11 kms (11,519 - 14,075 ft.). Night stay in tents.

 

Day 5:

Bhagwabasa to Roopkund Summit - 3 km's (15,696 meters). Return to Patharnachni via Bhagwabasa.(9 kms) Night stay in tents.

 

Day 6:

Patharnachni to Lohargunj Via Wan. Patharnachni to Wan (15 kms Trek) Wan to Lohargunj (Drive) - (11,811 - 8,467 ft.). Overnight in Tents.

 

Day 7: 

Lohargunj to Kathgodam 217 kms. drive. Drop at around 5-6 pm in the evening.

• Identity Proof
• Camera
• Woolen cap
• Pair of Woolen Gloves
• T-shirts
• Sweater
• Windproof Jacket 01 nos.
• Leggings from a Track-suit
• Pair of sturdy sports shoes with rubber sole
• Cotton Socks
• Raincoat
• Poncho 01 nos.
• Full Body Towel 01 nos.
• Sunscreen lotion
• Toiletries
• Cam charger
• Note: It is very important that you line the inside of your bags with a big polythene sheet. Doing so will ensure, that in the event of rain, even though your bag may get wet, your clothes will still remain dry!
• Medicines as specified by doctor

Inclusions

Kathgodam to Lohajung
Local Transport
Lohajung to Kathgodam
Two Nights at Lohajung on Triple Sharing Basis
Four Nights Camping during Trek
Dome Tents, Mattresses and Sleeping Bags
Mess Tent for the Group
Toilet Tents (Pit Style)
All Meals (Veg.) starting from Dinner at lohajung on day 1 till
breakfast on day 7.
Support Team One Qualified Trek Leader
One Assistant Trek Leader / Local Guide

Porters / Mules (for Equipment)
Safety & Rescue
Mountaineering Course Qualified Trek Leader

Exclusions

Meals During Transportation
Tips, Gratitude to the Team
Any Other Service Not Mentioned Above in Inclusions

By Air

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By Train

All batches are starting from Sunday by 5.00 AM. The best train to get there by the said timings is 15013 – Ranikhet Express Every Batch ends on Saturday and one can reach till kathgodam station by 6 pm. The best train to get back from there can be 15014 – Ranikhet Express

By Road

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Description

Roopkund Lake

is situated at an elevation of 5,029 mts above sea level in the base of Trishul peak and Nanda Ghunti. Roopkund is also known as ‘Mystery Lake’ since human skeletons and remains of horses from the Paleolithic age was found here. The lake is nestled amidst panoramic mountain scenery, surrounded by rock-strewn glacier. Roopkund remains frozen for almost all the time of the year. The skeletal remains around Roopkund are believed to be 500-600 years old.