Kedar Dome is the Third Highest Peak of Gangotri Group
Gangotri group of peaks are in Garhwal region and their part Kedar Dome, the third highest peak lies at an elevation of 6,831 meters, here the word “Kedar” is for Lord Shiva. Kedarnath is the first highest peak in this group and both of them; Kedar Dome and Kedarnath surrounds Gangotri Glacier.
Prior Experience is Must
The climb is daunting and requires proper skills and knowledge. A person should have prior experience to overcome the challenges. Altitude is gained gradually and the air is thin so acclimatization is necessary.
Pass through Fable Places
The starting of this expedition is Gangotri which is famous for its pilgrimage site and Hindus worship Goddess Ganga here. Further cross Gomukh, the source of River Ganga and Gangotri glacier. Go through places with rich Flora and Fauna and also some landslide prone areas.
ATM Point and Mobile Connectivity: –
ATM POINT – Uttarkashi is the last ATM point.
Mobile Connectivity – BSNL signals are available at Gangotri, ahead the connectivity is not good. There will be no networks ahead so finish all your important work and calls before starting of the trek.
About Kedar Dome
Kedar Dome is the Third Highest Peak of Gangotri Group. It lies at an elevation of 6,831 meters, here the word “Kedar” is for Lord Shiva. Kedar Dome and Kedarnath surrounds Gangotri Glacier. The climb is daunting and requires proper skills and knowledge.
Highlights of this Trek
Views of Mt. Shivling from Day 1 and majestic views of Bhagirathi Peaks.
On this expedition you are going to pass through fable places.
There are a variety of landscapes.
Crossing Gangotri glacier.
Duration – 17 days
Best Season – May, June, September and October
Level – Difficult
Highest Points – (6831 m)
Weather – It is unpredicted and can change anytime, nights are cold and day temperature is pleasant according to the season.
Summer Temperature – (-2°C to -15°C)
Starting Point –Dehradun