Trek Mates India invites you Himalayan Trek to Roopkund Batch-1 From 14th-20th May'17.
Key Information about Himalayan Trek to Roopkund
Date: 14th-20th May 17
Region: Garhwal, Uttarakhand,
Duration: 7 Days
Altitude: 15696 ft.
Approx trekking: 53km.
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.
Itinerary of the event:
Kathgodam to Lohajung - 217 kms (7,575 ft.). Night Stay in Tourist Lodge.
Kathgodam Pickup (05.00 AM)
Lohajung to Didna Village - 8 Kms ( 7,575 - 8,530 ft.). Night stay in Guesthouse / Tents.
Didna Village to Bedini Bugyal or Ali Bugyal - 10 Kms (8,530 - 11,519 ft.). Night Stay in Tents.
Bedini Bugyal to Bhagwabasa - 11 kms (11,519 - 14,075 ft.). Night stay in tents.
Bhagwabasa to Roopkund Summit - 3 kms (15,696 meters). Return to Patharnachni via Bhagwabasa.(9 kms) Night stay in tents.
Patharnachni to Lohargunj Via Wan. Patharnachni to Wan (15 kms Trek) Wan to Lohargunj (Drive) - (11,811 - 8,467 ft.). Overnight in Tents.
Lohargunj to Kathgodam 217 kms. drive. Drop at around 5-6 pm in the evening.
Identity Proof. (must)
Hat / Cap, Woolen cap / Balaclava
Pair of Woolen Gloves
T-shirts, Fleece Sweatshirt / Sweater
Windproof Jacket 01 nos.
Leggings from a Track-suit, shorts,
Pair of sturdy sports shoes with rubber sole
Cotton Socks, Woolen Socks, Extra shoe laces
Raincoat / Poncho 01 nos.
Full Body Towel 01 nos.
Torch with spare batteries
Sunscreen lotion, min 30 SPF, Toiletries
Medicines as specified by doctor
Camera, Cam charger, Mobile Charger..
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!
Kathgodam to Lohajung
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
Meals During Transportation
Tips, Gratitude to the Team
Any Other Service Not Mentioned Above in Inclusions
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