Kuflon is located 10kms from Uttarkashi at an elevation of 1,300mts above sea level. This is the best place if you love forest and you like to hear the sound of the nature. Youâ€™ll hear the birds chirping around you and if you are lucky you might just spot some wildlife as deer, barking deer and swamp deer are common in these forests. From here you can see the complete view of Assi Ganga River coming from Sangam Chatti.
This place must be explored by outdoor activities of camping, bird watching, trout angling that gives a unique experience of thrill and adventure. The best season to visit this place is from September till July ending. It offers dense forests, rivers, peaks, mountains that enhance its beauty. It is a perfect place to discover the nature at its best and explore it too.
Treks from Kuflon Village
Kanatal trek: Kanatal Top is one of the highest points in Barahat ranges. Kanatal Top is located at Bakaria Top near Dayara Bugyal, offering unique perspectives of both sides of the valley. It is situated at 3700mts above sea level. It offers a stunning view of Garhwal Himalayas. During winters the top and lower meadows are covered with snow.
Thekaria Top Trek: Thekaria Top is another top near Siyari Bugyal. Basically Siyari Bugyal is the meadow ridge that connects both Kanatal Top & Thekaria Top. While Thekaria Top is not as high as Kanatal Top, it offers a completely different view that cannot be missed. The trail is similar to Thekaria Top all the way till Mughda Tal or Siyari Bugyal.
Dodital Trek: Located at a height of 3,310 meters, Dodital is a beautiful high-altitude lake situated in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. Known for the rare Himalayan trout fish, it is considered as one of the most enchanted treks in Uttarakhand and offers uninterrupted view of the snow-clad Himalayan peaks. Best time to visit Dodital is from February-March, June-July and September-December.
How to reach Kuflon Village
The rails heads are at Haridwar and Dehradun. There are Shatabdi and overnight trains from Delhi to the railheads. After that you can take bus or hire a taxi for Kuflon village which takes 5 - 6 hours drive.