Base Camp (Trek), Uttarakhand

Top Base Camps in Uttarakhand

Base camps, in general, are the last point before one enters into the wilderness when trekking or attempts to climb a mountain peak when mountaineering. Base camps are generally safer from the harsher conditions above or beyond. For many treks, base camps are situated on the fringes of human settlements in mountainous region. There are generally no villages and hamlets beyond the base camp.

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Auli

Auli
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Bageshwar

Bageshwar
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Chopta

Chopta
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Dharchula

Dharchula
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Gangotri

Gangotri
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Ghangaria

Ghangaria
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Ghuttu

Ghuttu
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Govind Wildlife Sanctuary

Govind Wildlife Sanctuary
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Govindghat

Govindghat
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Harsil

Harsil
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Joshimath

Joshimath
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Kala Naag Base Camp Trek

Kala Naag Base Camp Trek
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Kanakchauri

Kanakchauri
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Kuflon Village

Kuflon Village
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Lohajung

Lohajung
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Mana Village

Mana Village
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Mandal

Mandal
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Munsiyari

Munsiyari
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Nanda Devi Base Camp

Nanda Devi Base Camp
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Raithal Village

Raithal Village
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Sangam Chatti

Sangam Chatti
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Sankri Village

Sankri Village
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Sari Village

Sari Village
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Uttarkashi

Uttarkashi
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Wan Village

Wan Village
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Uttarakhand is home to many mesmerizing treks that take one through lush green valleys, floral meadows, placid rivers with sparkling water, and imposing peaks covered in virgin snow. For one who wanted to trek the Himalayas, Uttarakhand is a good start. Trekking or Visiting to the base camps is suitable for trekkers who do not have many holidays in their kitty.   

In the Garhwal Himalayas, places like Sankri, Harsil, Uttarkashi, Ghuttu and Ghangaria are picturesque base camp destination where one can spend days relaxing in nature. Places like Munsiyari, Lohajung, Bageshwar and Dharchula in Kumaon are getaways to enchanting interiors of The Himalayas and charming base camps destinations itself.