Trekking, Uttarakhand

Trekking Destinations/Trek Routes in Uttarakhand

The vast wilderness of the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand is an ideal place for adventures and nature lovers to explore and experience. Himalaya trekking and mountaineering in Uttarakhand is quite popular with numerous treks and expeditions taking place in the higher altitudes. Both Summer and Winter treks are equally popular in Uttarakhand.

Long chain of mountains and inviting huge groups of adventure seekers year after year, Uttarakhand  is a true heaven for trekking. Plenty of activities like trekking, hiking, climbing, mountaineering are on fingertips to thrill breaths. Lofty peaks, salubrious climate, lush greeneries add more enthusiasm to do. 

Professional and local Uttarakhand trek guides are also available and it is advised to try all adventure sports within their knowledge. 

Browse through the List of Trekking Places in Uttarakhand

Adi Kailash

Adi Kailash
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Agoda Village

Agoda Village
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Ali Bedni Bugyal

Ali Bedni Bugyal
Viewed 12,846 times

Alkapuri Glacier

Alkapuri Glacier
Viewed 230 times

Auden's Col Trek

Auden's Col Trek
Viewed 289 times

Bagini Glacier

Bagini Glacier
Viewed 1,202 times

Bali Pass

Bali Pass
Viewed 842 times

Bamsaru Khal Trek

Bamsaru Khal Trek
Viewed 184 times

Bansi Narayan Temple

Bansi Narayan Temple
Viewed 28 times

Baraadsar Lake

Baraadsar Lake
Viewed 169 times

Benog Tibba

Benog Tibba
Viewed 32 times

Bhoj Kharak

Bhoj Kharak
Viewed 214 times

Bhojbasa

Bhojbasa
Viewed 5,556 times

Bhyundar Khal

Bhyundar Khal
Viewed 60 times

Bisurital

Bisurital
Viewed 165 times

Borasu Pass

Borasu Pass
Viewed 2,157 times

Brahmatal

Brahmatal
Viewed 547 times

Budha Madmaheshwar

Budha Madmaheshwar
Viewed 1,167 times

Chaainsheel Bugyal

Chaainsheel Bugyal
Viewed 285 times

Chandak Hills

Chandak Hills
Viewed 188 times

Chandrashila Trek

Chandrashila Trek
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Chattrakund

Chattrakund
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Chenab Lake

Chenab Lake
Viewed 4,156 times

Chenap Valley

Chenap Valley
Viewed 541 times

Chipla Kedar Trek

Chipla Kedar Trek
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Chirbasa

Chirbasa
Viewed 214 times

Chopta

Chopta
Viewed 382,969 times

Darma Valley

Darma Valley
Viewed 58 times

Darwa Top

Darwa Top
Viewed 36 times

Dayara Bugyal

Dayara Bugyal
Viewed 23,067 times

Deoria Tal

Deoria Tal
Viewed 23,331 times

Dev Kyara Bugyal

Dev Kyara Bugyal
Viewed 167 times

Dhakuri Trek

Dhakuri Trek
Viewed 66 times

Dhumdar Kandi Pass Trek

Dhumdar Kandi Pass Trek
Viewed 175 times

Dodital Trek

Dodital Trek
Viewed 18,144 times

Gandhi Sarovar

Gandhi Sarovar
Viewed 12,819 times

Gangnani

Gangnani
Viewed 5,263 times

Gangotri Glacier

Gangotri Glacier
Viewed 3,498 times

Gaumukh Trek

Gaumukh Trek
Viewed 6,944 times

Ghangaria

Ghangaria
Viewed 11,753 times

Ghuttu

Ghuttu
Viewed 5,818 times

Gidara Bugyal

Gidara Bugyal
Viewed 423 times

Gorson Bugyal

Gorson Bugyal
Viewed 4,951 times

Govind Wildlife Sanctuary

Govind Wildlife Sanctuary
Viewed 5,542 times

Govindghat

Govindghat
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Gulabikantha Trek

Gulabikantha Trek
Viewed 87 times

Gupt Khal Trek

Gupt Khal Trek
Viewed 61 times

Har ki Dun Trek

Har ki Dun Trek
Viewed 26,966 times

Hemkund Sahib

Hemkund Sahib
Viewed 48,869 times

Jaundhar Glacier

Jaundhar Glacier
Viewed 61 times

Juda Ka Talab

Juda Ka Talab
Viewed 211 times

Kafni Glacier

Kafni Glacier
Viewed 50 times

Kagbhusandi Tal

Kagbhusandi Tal
Viewed 81 times

Kala Naag Base Camp Trek

Kala Naag Base Camp Trek
Viewed 178 times

Kalindi Khal Trek

Kalindi Khal Trek
Viewed 67 times

Kalpeshwar

Kalpeshwar
Viewed 7,366 times

Kanakata Pass Trek

Kanakata Pass Trek
Viewed 62 times

Kanari Khal Trek

Kanari Khal Trek
Viewed 39 times

Kanchani Tal

Kanchani Tal
Viewed 1,598 times

Kartik Swami

Kartik Swami
Viewed 14,616 times

Kedarkantha Trek

Kedarkantha Trek
Viewed 869 times

Kedarnath

Kedarnath
Viewed 87,923 times

Kedartal

Kedartal
Viewed 6,940 times

Khaliya Top

Khaliya Top
Viewed 1,985 times

Khatling Glacier Trek

Khatling Glacier Trek
Viewed 57 times

Khero Valley Trek

Khero Valley Trek
Viewed 178 times

Kuari Pass Trek

Kuari Pass Trek
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Kush Kalyan Trek

Kush Kalyan Trek
Viewed 53 times

Kyarkoti Lake

Kyarkoti Lake
Viewed 158 times

Lipulekh Pass

Lipulekh Pass
Viewed 67 times

Madmaheshwar

Madmaheshwar
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Maheshwari Kund

Maheshwari Kund
Viewed 1,590 times

Mandani Valley

Mandani Valley
Viewed 93 times

Marinda Tal

Marinda Tal
Viewed 939 times

Mayali Pass

Mayali Pass
Viewed 259 times

Milam Glacier

Milam Glacier
Viewed 9,105 times

Mukta Top Trek

Mukta Top Trek
Viewed 20 times

Munsiyari

Munsiyari
Viewed 94,269 times

Nag Tibba

Nag Tibba
Viewed 10,177 times

Nalgan Pass Trek

Nalgan Pass Trek
Viewed 177 times

Namik Glacier Trek

Namik Glacier Trek
Viewed 14 times

Nanda Devi Base Camp

Nanda Devi Base Camp
Viewed 242 times

Nanda Devi National Park

Nanda Devi National Park
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Pakhwa Bugyal Trek

Pakhwa Bugyal Trek
Viewed 35 times

Pandavsera

Pandavsera
Viewed 32 times

Pangarchulla Trek

Pangarchulla Trek
Viewed 173 times

Panpatia Col Trek

Panpatia Col Trek
Viewed 57 times

Panwali Kantha

Panwali Kantha
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Phool Chatti Waterfall

Phool Chatti Waterfall
Viewed 201 times

Pindari Glacier

Pindari Glacier
Viewed 37,482 times

Pinnath

Pinnath
Viewed 194 times

Ralam Dhurra Pass

Ralam Dhurra Pass
Viewed 63 times

Rishikund Trek

Rishikund Trek
Viewed 174 times

Rohini Bugyal

Rohini Bugyal
Viewed 69 times

Roopkund Trek

Roopkund Trek
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Rudranath

Rudranath
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Rudugaira Trek

Rudugaira Trek
Viewed 30 times

Ruinsara Tal Trek

Ruinsara Tal Trek
Viewed 279 times

Rupin Pass Trek

Rupin Pass Trek
Viewed 199 times

Sahastra Tal

Sahastra Tal
Viewed 77 times

Sapt Kund Trek

Sapt Kund Trek
Viewed 18 times

Saptrishi Kund Trek

Saptrishi Kund Trek
Viewed 16 times

Saru Tal Trek

Saru Tal Trek
Viewed 168 times

Satopanth Trek

Satopanth Trek
Viewed 831 times

Sunderdhunga Glacier

Sunderdhunga Glacier
Viewed 5,964 times

Swargarohini Peak

Swargarohini Peak
Viewed 215 times

Tapovan Trek

Tapovan Trek
Viewed 1,127 times

Thamri Kund

Thamri Kund
Viewed 200 times

Tungnath

Tungnath
Viewed 52,889 times

Valley of Flowers National Park

Valley of Flowers National Park
Viewed 397,741 times

Yamunotri

Yamunotri
Viewed 33,319 times

Yamunotri Temple

Yamunotri Temple
Viewed 367 times

Trekking and mountaineering played an important part in popularizing adventure tourism in Uttarakhand. Some of the popular trekking destinations in Uttarakhand are Dodital, Dayara Bugyal, Valley of Flowers, Kedartal and Pindari Glacier. Har Ki Dun trek is known for its beautiful green landscapes, river streams and panoramic views of the Himalayan snow-clad peaks.         

Roopkund trek is another favorite among trekking enthusiasts which takes one to a high-altitude glacial lake which is filled with skeletons. No doubt, some of the best trekking places in India are located in Uttarakhand. Valley of Flowers trek takes one amidst the floral meadow filled with beautiful alpine flowers and shrubs.

Home of some the magnificent Himalayan peaks in the world that gives rise to beautiful trekking experience, Uttarakhand is a potpourri of adventure activities such as hiking and trekking and camping. There are many trekking routes that take adventurers up close and personal with nature and its ethereal beauty.

During to the growing urge in the younger generation to explore the wilderness, several Uttarakhand tour packages have included trekking into their itinerary. Trekking in India is slowing gaining international recognition and Uttarakhand plays an important role. These elusive beautiful trekking destinations in Uttarakhand are now very much accessible for the daring souls.

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