Welcome to .Mt. Bhagirathi II Expedition (6,512 Meter) Expedition In Uttarakhand (India)
Welcome to .Mt. Bhagirathi II Expedition (6,512 Meter) Expedition In Uttarakhand (India)
Hi Mountaineer Namaste When it comes to Expedition in our Garhwal. in uttarakhand (India) .
Mt. Bhagirathi II Expedition (6,512m lies in .Gangotri national park in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand.
Mt. Bhagirathi II Expedition (6,512 Meters)
The Bhagirathi group of 3 peaks is located in the Gangotri Valley of Garhwal Himalayas in the state of Uttarakhand, India. The peaks rise right above the Gangotri glacier and the river Bhagirathi(which is later known as the Ganga) that flows underneath and emerges out of Gaumukh (the source of the Ganga). The region abounds in spiritual energy and also offers the right mix of challenges and adventure to both trekkers and mountaineers. Negotiating the Gangotri glacier is no mean task as it is full of crevasses and the glacier changes its nature very frequently. All 3 peaks have the same Base Camp.
Mt. Bhagirathi II Expedition Details
Day 01 – After breakfast from Dehradun to Gangotri by taxi (276km) over night stay in mandakini
hotel at gangotri Meet our representative at the Dehradun Railway Station and drive to Gangotri. Chinyali saur near Tehri Dam with a capacity to generate 2400 MW of electricity and the massive Tehri Lake can be seen during the journey. Then drive along right bank of river Ganga ( Bhagirathi); in the mid-way visit Hot Spring and sulfur bath in Gangnani with beautiful vistas of Greater Himalayas, green forests and Himalayan village enchanting the journey.
Day 02:- Rest day (Altitude Acclimatization)
Today visit of the temple, enjoying the serenity of Gangotri where many pilgrim's assemble, the spectacular water fall of Bhagirathi river, suriya kund . gouri kund, Pandaugufa etc. Free to explore the surrounding by your own later in evening. Overnight Hotel
Day 03:- Gangotri hotel (3046 m) – to Chirbasa (3350 m) 8km/3-4hrs
After breakfast from Gangotri to Chirbasa camp with picked lunch Today you enter the Gangotri national park; walk along side of Bhagirathi River in breathtaking scenery, a magnificent view on Shiv Ling Mountain, Enroute meet pilgrim's including Sanyasis and Sadhus. There are possibilities to rest and take hot food and water in various places in comfortable small tent shops. Overnight Tents.
Day 04:- Chirbasa-camp to Bhojbasa (3800 m) 5km /2-3 Hours overnight stay in camp
After breakfast from chirbasa camp to start trek bhojbasa camp The trek further to Bhojbasa is along the path that slowly flattens out and dips suddenly to reveal Bhojbasa with a small temple and a campsite. The camp is set up near the river. Rest of the day explore the area and enjoy excellent sunset on Bhagirathi group of peaks. Overnight Tents
Day 05:- after breakfast Bhujbasa to Nandanban. ( trek 9 km)
Day 06:- after breakfast Trek to Base Camp. Establish Base Camp
Day 07:- after breakfast Rest at Base Camp for Re-arrangement of load & Acclimatization
Day 08:- after breakfast Load ferry to Camp I
Day 09:- after breakfast Load ferry to Camp I
Day 10:- after breakfast Establish & Occupy Camp I
Day 11:- after breakfast Load ferry to Camp II
Day 12:- after breakfast Load ferry to Camp II
Day 13:- after breakfast Occupy Camp II
Day 14:- after breakfast Route opening & Rope fixing to summit
Day 15:- after breakfast Route opening & Rope fixing to summit
Day 16:- after breakfast Summit attempt
Day 17:- after breakfast Summit attempt (Reserve day)
Day 18:- after breakfast Back to Camp � I
Day 19:- after breakfast Back to Base Camp
Day 20:- after breakfast Stay at Base Camp for Repacking
Day 21:- after breakfast Trek to Bhujbas
Day 22:- after breakfast Trek to Gangotri. Stay at Gangotri.over night stay in hotel
Drive to Uttarkashi. Stay at Uttarkashi for administrative work. (food is self-sponsored.)
Every member must have completed a Basic Mountaineering Course or have sufficient knowledge and experience of mountaineering and the equipment involved.
Every member must have to be mentally and physically fit. Specifically this group will be permitted by the IMF (Indian Mountaineering Federation) and the Government of Uttarakhand.
We provide to you: – We serve three meals a day. Including Snecks, Tea, Coffee, Soup, we provide a variety of tasty healthy food. With including Indian, Chainess and Western meals with lots ofvegetables and fruits !!
Mandatory Personal Medical Kit
1. Diamox – 15 tablets (to prevent AMS)-
2. Crocin – 10 tablets (fever)-
3. Avomine – 10 tablets (motion sickness)-
4. Avil 25mg – 10 tablets (allergies)-
5. Combiflam – 15 tablets (Pain killer)-
6. Disprin – 10 tablets (headache)-
7. Norflox TZ & Lomofen– 15 tablets each (diarrhea)-
8. Digene – 15 tablets (acidity)-
9. Omez/ Rantadine – 15 tablets (antacids)-
10. Crepe bandage – 5 to 10 meters)-
11. Gauze – 5 small roll)-
12. Band aid – 10 strips
13. Cotton – 10 small roll
14. ORS – 15 packets
15. Betadine or any antiseptic cream
16. Moov spray (aches, & sprains)
Suggested things to carry Mountaineer:
• Approx 70L backpack to carry 15kg load.
• Approx 40L day pack for – camera, snacks, personal medication, water, warm cloths etc.
• Sleeping Bag – High Altitude Sleeping bag suitable for -10 Deg C.
• Down jacket – Suitable for -10 Deg C.
• Waterproof Ankle length Trekking shoes with hard sole.
• Enough pair of socks, undergarments.
• Personal medication (check with your doctor what all you will need on such a trip).
• Gloves, Monkey Cap, Sun hat, Sun glasses.
• Walking Sticks.
• Bladder bag (2Ltr).
• Energy Bars enough for the whole duration.
• Warm clothes.
• Blister tape.
• Windproof warm jacket, rain poncho or raincoat.
• Quick-dry towel.
• Neck warmer.
• Thermal undergarments.
• Synthetic T-shirts and trekking pants.
• Water purifying tablets or drops.
• Flashlight (additional headlight is recommended)
• Needle and thread, safety pins, duct tape.
• Camera, writing or recording material to log your experience.
The Terms and conditions mentioned below shall apply for the event:
1. Maximum efforts are made to ensure the safety of the participant. However, BMC & their management or employees will not be responsible for injuries of any nature, mental or physical, whether caused directly or indirectly due to any adventure sports or their allied activities.
2. Every participant is required to fill a registration form and indemnity bond prior to the
commencement of the trip.
3. Refund and cancellation:
– If you cancel 20 days before the trip begins, BMC will retain 20% of the trip cost.
– If you cancel 15 days before the trip begins, BMC will retain 50 % of the trip cost.
– If you cancel less than 14 days before the trip begins, or, are not present when the trip begins, there will be no refund.
4. BMC will take every care to ensure that itineraries are followed to the letter but circumstances beyond control may necessitate changes. In case of changes in routes and properties, BMC will accept no liability but make arrangements for substitution of equal.
5. BMC will accept no liability for any damage, losses and expenses suffered by any client as a result of sickness, quarantine, weather conditions, war, strikes, riots or any other cause outside our control.
6. Any damage, other than that attributable to fair wear and tear, to the equipments by the
participants will be billed to you. Our decision on all such matters will be final and binding.
Why With us?
Deception Mr. Matin USA and Team Mt Bhagirathi II Peak(6512M) expedition. Lest you think this is a blog, let me correct you at the very outset – this is a Journey – journey of our team to summit Mt Bhagirathi II Peak(6512M), which commenced on 1st June 2017 from Uttarkashi and ended on 14th June at Gangotri village with us achieving what we had set out for. As every journey has a story, so does ours.
This is the story of 5 climbers from different parts of country, led by Mr. Chain singh, Kamlesh singh, Vijay Thapa of “ harkidun protection & Mounatineering Association Will introduce everyone in due course but firstly, allow me to wallow in a bout of glory and pride that I feel on achieving this ‘no- mean’ endeavour.
We summited Mt Bhagirathi II Peak (6512M) on 11th June 2018 at around 11:30 PM. It was time to bask in spiritual glory and the overwhelming feeling of self-satisfaction; as everyone had been thinking, planning, training and dreaming about this for at least a month.
Many readers could say its normal or just another peak expedition, but for us it was the first expedition and not just another expedition; first summit which gives one the feel of getting your first love against all adversities and trust me, it is immense and wonderful thanks Team HPMA.
Why Bhagirathi Expedition ?
An ideal pick for the adventure seeking souls traveling across the globe, Bhagirathi Peak Climbing Expedition gives enough adrenaline rush to recall in later years. One of the most exclusive peaks in Garhwal Himalaya near Gangotri Glacier in Uttarakhand, Bhagirathi III reaches a height of 6454m on summits and claimed to be the 3rd highest among the Bhagirathi Group of Peaks. It is close to the other stalwart peaks of Thalay Sagar, Shivling and Meru. Technically difficult without being extreme this peak is dotted with beautiful rocks and surrounded form all sides by gigantic granite walls.
Enchanting scenic views exhibited by the lofty snow-clad mountains instigates one to reach at summits without much wait. There are several flat spots with pleasant weather where climbers & trekkers would love pitching tents without any second thought. The fun of this expedition starts when you will camp at Bhojbasa. The route approaching upwards from Bhojbasa brings 1000m of vertical granite grounds, 200 m of rugged terrains with mixed rock and steep ice. Base Camp of
Nandanvan is a beautiful meadow speckled with the alpine flowers.
To let you experience the best out of this thrilling expedition we have tailored a 30 days itinerary that would let you have all the fun of climbing expedition without much hassle. Read here the itinerary in Details:
The Ganges plunges from the glacial ice at Gangotri. The spectacular setting of this most holy site is dominated by two major mountains in the Garhwal Himalaya – Shivling and the Bhagirathi Peaks.
PARTICIPANTS:- What to take on the Mountain
Please carry the below documents.
Participants must bring:
Sturdy hiking boots:
preferably all leather upper as it provides better ankle support. If you do not own a pair yet, it is advisable that you buy one as soon as possible & wear it often so that they are well broken. This will help prevent blisters.
How HPMA- is making your trek safe in mountain and Our Team Experience:-
Note: – Important:- our trek leaders are certified in Wilderness first-aid” and be aware of high attitude problems, and we carry whole first-aid kit and necessary medicines with us. Make sure you are medically fit for a trek or take professional advice if you feel you are unable to judge yourself. This is very important for us nothing else! We are help you all time –
We would like to introduce our company Harkidun Protection & Mountaineering Association trekking Company in uttarakhand ,Himachal , india that has been in the field of Adventure Tourism for the past 29 years. We provide treks, expeditions & mountaineering programs, and high altitude Expedition rafting, s . Featuring More Than 100 + Himalayan Documented Treks, .7 High Altitudes Expedition . For Schools, family package and Colleges beside other outdoor activities. Only for Customized package
Technical Safety in the mountain:-
We have a huge team of more than 100 guides and trainers to serve in the mountains and they are professionally trained from Nehru Institute of Mountaineering. And Indian mountaineering foundation Delhi and Hanifle Center Outdoor Education Mussoorie , we have never compromised on the quality and the services provided to the customer.
“YOUR SAFETY IS OUR TOP MOST PRIORITY”
With our local knowledge and fluent hindi and English, we will ensure your trip runs smoothly and that your health and safety is our number one priority. All our team leaders have under gone professional courses in First Aid, Portable Altitude Chamber Training, Environmental Awareness Training, Advanced Wilderness Emergency Medicine and CPR. We carry a comprehensive first aid medical kit on all our trips as well as Portable Altitude Chamber (PAC Bag) and medical oxygen for all high altitude treks.
We specialize in all sorts of group adventure holidays – be it family groups, friends, or school groups. We have a wide range of travel options to suit all travelling styles and fitness level. We lay much emphasis on group size so that every individual gets personal attention
The team for last 29 years has been dedicated to achieve the following objectives:
(Includes all costs of the expedition from DEhradun to Dehradun) (5% GST Extra)
Note: – The cost is for minimum 5 people in a group and if the group size increases the price will decrease.
This board by Forest Department is the appeal for trekkers to only go with local tour operators.
“Most of the people seek adventure and choose this great adventure sport Trekking, but the common mistake committed by the people is wrong choice of a company which further lead to accidents. Now, as you can see the board by Forest Department, they had made an appeal to go with the local tour operators on any trek of your choice because adventure is risky and to reduce these risks no other company can help you like the locals”.
It is wise to make your booking at least two months in advance. In the event of cancellation of trek/adventure activity services due to any avoidable / unavoidable reasons we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows.
Up to 30 Days: 90% cost is refundable
Between 21–30 Days: 50% cost is refundable
Less than 20 – No Refund