Kedarkantha trek – one of the best destinations to plan a trek
Kedarkantha is a peak located at an altitude of 3,800 meters within the Govind Wildlife Sanctuary of Uttarkashi district. A prominent winter trek in the Garhwal Himalayan region, this trek fulfills all the aspects of the best trek. The trek starts from a small village Sankri which is a very famous place and the trail takes you through picturesque places. There is an abundance of trees, the streams flow through forests and you will come across lush green meadows which will mesmerize you.
Why Camping here is one of the main Attraction?
Camping here is one of the main reasons which makes this trek a bliss for trekkers, at night the stars fully cover up the sky; you can enjoy stargazing at night. This place is rich in Flora and Fauna here are a variety of birds present in this region, you can spot Himalayan Monal here and Langoor families hanging on trees. It is a pleasure to walk through the woods.
Kedarkantha peak offers spectacular views of 13 Himalayan ranges. The panorama views will blow up your mind and you could not resist capturing pictures there. Snow-covered peaks glimmer from a distance which attracts the eye of visitors. Bali Pass, Sarutal, Black peak, Swargarohini (I) (II) III), Bandarpooch Peak, Black Peak, Baraadsar Range, Rupin and Supin you will get fetching views of these mountains from Kedarkantha Top.
Divine aura of this place
On top, there is Lord Shiva and Ganesh’s temple which makes the environment serene, villagers believe that this place is sacred and visit it every year during their festival.
Snowfall starts from December and is there till April, there are all snow-covered meadows at that time.
Different adventurous activities in one trek.
Boredom can never strike you while traveling to Kedarkantha. Mussoorie, Nowgaon, Purola, Netwar and other beautiful places are on the way.
The view from the top of Kedarkantha is one of the best reasons for its beauty. Har-ki-dun, Purola-(Dhungira) their views are also available from there.
Religious places, the different cultures you can get to about their culture from the localities.
From the top of Kedarkantha Swargarohini peak, Bandarpoonch (monkey-tail), Char-sing is visible.
The Best drive with Team HPMA
Welcome to HPMA – Transport – Pick up to you from Dehradun Railway Sation Drive. Swargarohini Hotel Main market Sankri Trek lies in the Govind Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand.
Kedarkantha peak, it is one of the most beautiful peak (360 Degree viewpoint) in the Western Himalayas. This is god shiva, Ganpati, A delight for trekkers, both in summer and winter, this trek is accessible through Govind National Park – known for its rich variety of flora and fauna. Bugyal The trail through alpine meadows, moraine ridges, glacier basins, pine forests, and ancient villages, gives you spectacular valley views and a chance to experience the wonderful slow-paced local lifestyle.
We are Per Day Climb Altitude for this trek
Note: – Level: The trek experience and moderate Kedar Kantha trek are classified Trek. We are going about (2,000 feet) in altitude per day.
1. Dehradun -( 730Meters )
2. Sankri – (1920, Meters)
3. Juda Ka Talab – (2700, Meters
4. Kedarkantha Summit (3800 , Meters ) (12500 feet)
Duration : 6 days from Dehradun to Dehradun
Best Season : Jan, Feb, March, April, May, June, Sep, Oct, Nov and Dec
Level : Moderate
Highest Points, Altitude : (3800 Metres) (12500 feet)
Trekking distance : 23 km.
Weather : It gets cold during night and the day temperature is pleasant according to the season.
Winter temperatures : Kedarkantha trek (-3°C to -10°C)
Summer temperature : Kedarkantha trek (5°C to 15°C)
Location Chart : Dehradun, Mussoorie, Nowgaon, Purola, Netwar, Sankri.
Getting to the base camp HPMA and Hotel Swargarohini Palace Sankri
Take an overnight train to Dehradun from Delhi. New Delhi-Dehradun A/C special train from New Delhi station is the best option. The train reaches Dehradun at 5.40 am. If you Meet to our office member and drive to Sankri base camp office Har-ki-dun Road Sankri.
Jolly Grant Airport is the airport serving Dehradun, located about 25 km from the city. There is a daily flight from Delhi to Dehradun
Note:- Bangalore to Dehradun Flight Available & Delhi to Dehradun
Nandadevi Express – Train no: 12205 (Departure 11:50pm; Arrival – 5:40am)
Dehradun Express – Train no: 12687 (Departure – 9:10pm; Arrival – 5:00am)
There is regular bus service from Delhi to Dehradun, from Delhi, ISBT Kashmere Gate.
We would suggest you take only government buses from ISBT Kashmere Gate. Private buses ply from outside ISBT and they are not trustworthiness.
Usually, buses drop you at Dehradun ISBT. From there you have to come to Dehradun Railway Station to meet us railway station at 6:30 Am.