Rupin and Supin Trek – The best divine valleys to explore
Rupin and Supin Trek – The best divine valleys to explore
Rupin & Supin Valley trek is a classic Summer trek, The trek provides a great opportunity for trekkers to see the scenic beauty and experience the life of remote villages, bitari, Doni, Kasla fhitari, Jakhol, Panchgai pati Rupin & Supin Valley located at a height of 4300 meters between Rupin and Supin valleys in Western Garhwal. The trekking community is not familiar with Rupin & Supin Valley but the lake is popular among the locals as it is considered sacred for them.
Legend has it that a prayer in Rupin & Supin Valley never goes unanswered. This is a Beginners trek that takes you. You thought mountain Village Meadows and think forests towards the easy Swargarohini peck Bandar Pooch and Kalanag toward the west are the peaks around kinnaur the Supin Valley Offers some amazing campsites!!! There is a certain mystique Attached to high altitude Riged.
Mountain tends to be anything Across a lake you are left wondering how it was formed. I was winding op a trek in western at a height of 3600 Meters Between the Rupin and Supin valleys. This region is close to the Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh Border.!!
Duration:- 07 Days Dehradun to Dehradun
Best Season:- March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Level:- The trek experience and moderate
Trail of type:- Trek Start to Base camp from sankri, pickup from Dehradun is the beautiful city near rail head .
Highest Points, Altitude:- (38,00 Meters ) Rupin and Supin Valley Trek
Trekking distance:- ( 41 km.)
Weather:- The Rupin and Supin Valley trek .base night be cold day temperatures are pleasant during the season
Summer temperatures:- Rupin and Supin Trek. ( Day time 5° C to 15° C)
Location Chart:- Drive – Dehradun, Mussoorie, Nowgaon, Purola, Netwar, Himari, Bitri, Sarutal, Badang , Vijay Top, Pachithach, Bada thach Fhitari, Dhara, Jakhol, Sankari.
It is located in the northeastern part of uttarakhand starting from close to the Himachal border, heading east and then south
Started Point :- Pick up to you Dehradun, .Railway Station and (I.S.B.T)
Short Itinerary Rupin & Supin
Day 1:- Pick up to you from Dehradun Railway Station to Dhaula (Drive (207,Km) (7/8 Hrs) (5,100 feet)
Day 2:- After breakfast from Himari to Sarutal by Trek (7, Km)(5/6hrs) (2000, Meters .) over night stay in tents
Day 3:- After breakfast from Sarutal To Badang by trek (8, km) (5/6 hrs)( (2600, Meters .) over night stay in tents
Day 4:- After breakfast from Badang to (Vijay Top) (4200 , Meters ) Pachi thach by trek (12 Km ) 5/6hrs) (3000, Meters ) over night stay in tents
Day 5:- After breakfast Pachi thach to Bada thach by trek (5 km) (4/5hrs) (2700, Meters.) night stay in camp
Day 6:- After breakfast Bada Thach to fhitari Village) Jakhol (09 Km) (4/5 hrs) .road head same day drive to Sankri (19, Km) taxi over night stay in hotel swargarohini
Day 7:- After breakfast Drive from Sankri to Dehradun by taxi (210 Km)
Rupin & Supin Trek Details, Itinerary
Day 1: Pick up to you from Dehradun Railway Station to Himari (Drive (207km) (7/8 Hrs) (5,100 feet) over night stay in tents
Rupin and supin valley trek. The drive to Himari Camp (From where the Rupin and supin valley trek. starts) is one of the most picturesque drives in the Himalayas through Dehradun, Mussoorie, Nainbag, Damta, Nawgano, Purola, Mori, Netwar,Chek post, Himari camp along the Tons River.
The Rupin & Supin valley trek campsite is great for birding and surrounded by beautiful.mountain and local villages
The drive to Himari camp is on beautiful mountain roads and steadily gain altitude as you reach Dhaula. Deep valleys and thick forest cover keep you company. There beautiful Rupin river You will have to reach Dehradun on your own, and from the Dehradun Railway Station transport will be organized to you himari camp at an additional cost. It is approximately a 8/9 hr drive Thanks.
Day 02- After breakfast from Himari to Sarutal by Trek (07, Km )(5/6hrs) (2000, Meters .) over night stay in tents
Morning breakfast at camping side then the local to right of river Rupin (1500m.) to Pujali Village and to Bitari Village walk past well kept mountain village and small fields at reached Bitri (2,500 Meters) the last village temple with its exquisite architecture dominated the landscape we camped a kilometer further in a large meadow which doubles up as a children playground.Over Night Sarutal stay Camping at Tent -We walked past well-kept mountain villages and small fields. We requested a villager to give us chillies from her fields; without a moment’s hesitation, the family plucked enough to last us the trek, refusing to accept any money in return.
Day 03- After breakfast from Sarutal To Badang by trek (8, Km) (5/6 hrs)( (2600, Meters .) over night stay in tents
Morning breakfast at the camp and then trek start the area into a bright green land and this day two camp was at . Rupin and supin valley trek. which is a high point on the ridge dividing the Rupin and Supin valley and views in all direction. To wards the north clearly in view was the Baraadsar Ridge across the Rupin we could see west peaks of Himachal. Early morning views from . were special. Special to the Swargarohini (6,387, Meters) this is a mountain massif with four separate peaks it is a dramatic mountain!!
Through day two, the trail moved through fairly dense forest sections as we gradually gained height. We could see the Rupin, supin river on its meandering course, winding on the valley floor far below, flowing to the west as we continued to head north. We came across small meadows and streams, which were great spots to take a break by. The continuous rain had washed the area into a bright green landscape. This was the longest stage on our trek, and it was with great relief that, late into the evening with the setting sun as a backdrop, we saw our tents in the distance.
Day 04- After breakfast from Badang to (Vijay Top) (4200 Meters ) Pachi thach by trek (12 Km ) 5/6hrs) (3000 Meters ) over night stay in tents
After breakfast start trek to start .Pachi thach to (3,200, Meters ) As we moved closer to the we noticed there had been a liberal spray of snow the climb view Looking ,Vish Kupdi ,Obera Valley Vishkhopdi khimloga Pass vish being poison andseemed daunting By early afternoon we reached the base of the from where the final climb to the vijay top reached camp .
Day 5 :- After breakfast Pachi thach to Bada thach by trek (5 km) (4/5hrs) (2700, Meters .) night stay in camp
This is a Beginners trek that takes you. You thought mountain Village Meadows and think forests towards the easy Swargarohini peck Bandar Pooch and Kalanag toward the west are the peaks around kinnaur the Supin Valley Offers some bada thach amazing campsites!!! There is a certain mystique Attached to high altitude Riged Mountain tends to be anything Across a lake you are left wondering how it was formed.
DAY 06:- After breakfast Bada Thach to by fhitari Village Road head (04km) (2,000, Meters .) .same day drive to Sankri (45 Km ) by taxi over night stay in hotel
Follow trail on the way village on Fhitari and Dhara on at hear Gods of smiswar large Temple true right of Supin River. Looking at Dhara village
Day 07:- After breakfast Drive from Sankri to Dehradun by taxi (210km) over night stay hotel
Rupin and Supin valley . The ridge walk, which takes close to three days, provides excellent views in all directions. The final climb takes one to a high ridge at 4400, Meters overlooking the Lake and the view from the ridge is stunning. You get commanding views of a massive bowl-shaped snow field that resembled a cauldron. There are high ridges in all directions and in the middle of this ‘cauldron’ slightly lies the Rupin & Supin Valley
The Himalayan vistas on this trek will surely mesmerise you and leave you in awe. Go for the Rupin Supin Trek adventure to take in the beauty of the Himalayas and to breathe in the fresh mountain air! This is an ideal beginners trek and is takes you through mountain villages, which are seldom visited. The trek starts at Bitri village in the Rupin valley. The chief objective is to cross the high ridge separating the Rupin and Supin valley. The initial part of the trek takes you through a thick forest. On Day 3, the forest disappears and you start walking through meadows. After a steady climb, you reach Vijay Top (3700 Meters ), the high point on the ridge separating Rupin and Supin valleys. It’s nothing short of panoramic, commanding stunning view in all directions.
Best season to do Rupin & Supin Valley trek
The trek starts from middle of April, May. It is not possible to do Rupin & Supin Valley trek in the first weeks of April as the snow is too high. First time trekkers to high altitude trekking must target June rather than May to do Rupin & Supin Valley trek. The best season in summer to do Rupin & Supin Valley trek is in June. Monsoon hits the Rupin & Supin Valley trek slope after first week of July.
It is not possible to do the Rupin & Supin Valley trek trek in July, August and early September when the monsoon is vigorous and active. The views are closed. Like Swargarohini, Khimloga, Black Peak Incessant rain makes the trail slippery and unstable.
Key Points about this trek:
We are Per Day Climb Altitude for this trek
Note: – Level: The trek experience and moderate Rupin Pass Trek valley is is classified Trek ..
Dehradun – ( 730, Meters )
Himari camp Camp 01 – (5,250 feet)
Sarutal (2345 , Meters )
Badang thach (3000 Meters )
Vijay Top (3800 Meters)
Pachi thach (3000 Meters)
Bada thach (2700 Meters)
Sankri (1920 Meters)
Getting to the Himari base camp HPMA
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 Himari camp site base camp.
HPMA – Arrange to you transportation for you from Dehradun Railway station to sankri and back the transport is in Bolero, Innova , Xylo Tampo traveller .
The most common question asked is “What things to carry on a Trek?”
First of all trekkers must bring the documents mentioned below –
To reduce your expenses HPMA offer trekking items on rent at nominal prices. Make a special renting request before the trek to get trek gear on rent.
Things you can get on Rent
Clothes to Carry On A Trek
Carry clothes according to the season. In winters there is chilly cold and in summers the temperature remains cold. (Day and Night temperature varies)
Take at least 2 jackets with you, it should be warm enough to protect you against chilly cold.
You should have 2 – 3 trek pants on a week long trek and take more for longer treks.
At night the temperature lowers and to keep yourself warm and sleep comfortably wear thermals.
Keep enough woolen layers and fleece according to the season.
To avoid sunburns always carry full sleeved t shirts which dries easily and covers neck and arms properly.
They are useful during rain and snowfall.
(Toilet paper, Sunscreen, Toothpaste, Toothbrush, Moisturizer, Lip balm, Face Wash, Sanitizer etc.)
(Avoid using wet wipes and sanitary napkins during your trek because they are not biodegradable and cause harm to the environment. If you use them in mountains make sure you bring them back with you.)
Medical Kit is Mandatory
(Use medicines only after prescribed by the doctor) (In case if any problem arises during the trek follow the instructions given by your trek leader because they are certified in First Aid Mountaineering courses.)
Carry These Medicines in Your Medical Kit
Har Ki Dun Protection and Mountaineering Association is Making Your Trek Safe
WE CARE FOR YOUR SAFETY AND IT IS OUR PRIORITY
(Includes all costs of the trek from Sankri to Sankri)(5% GST Extra)
Note: – The cost is for minimum 5 people in a group and if the group size increases the price will decrease.
Day 1:- Pick up to you from Dehradun Railway Station to Dhaula (Drive (207 Km) (7/8 Hrs) (5,100 feet)
Day 2:- After breakfast from Himari to Sarutal by Trek (7 Km) (5/6 hours ) (2000 Meters)
Day 3:- After breakfast from Sarutal To Badang by trek (8, km) (5/6 hours) (2600 Meters)
Day 4:- After breakfast from Badang to (Vijay Top) (4200 Meters ) Pachi thach by trek (12 Km) (5/6 hours) (3000 Meters)
Day 5:- After breakfast Pachi thach to Bada thach by trek (5 km) (4/5 hours) (2700 Meters)
Day 6:- After breakfast Bada Thach to fhitari Village Jakhol (09 Km) (4/5 hours) road head same day drive to Sankri (19 Km) taxi
Day 7:- After breakfast Drive from Sankri to Dehradun by taxi (210 Km)
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