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
Viewed 12,287 times

Agoda Village

Agoda Village
Viewed 31 times

Ali Bedni Bugyal

Ali Bedni Bugyal
Viewed 12,847 times

Alkapuri Glacier

Alkapuri Glacier
Viewed 231 times

Auden's Col Trek

Auden's Col Trek
Viewed 290 times

Bagini Glacier

Bagini Glacier
Viewed 1,203 times

Bali Pass

Bali Pass
Viewed 843 times

Bamsaru Khal Trek

Bamsaru Khal Trek
Viewed 185 times

Bansi Narayan Temple

Bansi Narayan Temple
Viewed 29 times

Baraadsar Lake

Baraadsar Lake
Viewed 170 times

Benog Tibba

Benog Tibba
Viewed 33 times

Bhoj Kharak

Bhoj Kharak
Viewed 215 times

Bhojbasa

Bhojbasa
Viewed 5,557 times

Bhyundar Khal

Bhyundar Khal
Viewed 64 times

Bisurital

Bisurital
Viewed 166 times

Borasu Pass

Borasu Pass
Viewed 2,318 times

Brahmatal

Brahmatal
Viewed 548 times

Budha Madmaheshwar

Budha Madmaheshwar
Viewed 1,168 times

Chaainsheel Bugyal

Chaainsheel Bugyal
Viewed 286 times

Chandak Hills

Chandak Hills
Viewed 189 times

Chandrashila Trek

Chandrashila Trek
Viewed 13,962 times

Chattrakund

Chattrakund
Viewed 2,557 times

Chenab Lake

Chenab Lake
Viewed 4,157 times

Chenap Valley

Chenap Valley
Viewed 542 times

Chipla Kedar Trek

Chipla Kedar Trek
Viewed 51 times

Chirbasa

Chirbasa
Viewed 215 times

Chopta

Chopta
Viewed 382,978 times

Darma Valley

Darma Valley
Viewed 59 times

Darwa Top

Darwa Top
Viewed 37 times

Dayara Bugyal

Dayara Bugyal
Viewed 23,068 times

Deoria Tal

Deoria Tal
Viewed 23,332 times

Dev Kyara Bugyal

Dev Kyara Bugyal
Viewed 168 times

Dhakuri Trek

Dhakuri Trek
Viewed 67 times

Dharansi Pass

Dharansi Pass
Viewed 60 times

Dhumdar Kandi Pass Trek

Dhumdar Kandi Pass Trek
Viewed 176 times

Dodital Trek

Dodital Trek
Viewed 18,145 times

Gandhi Sarovar

Gandhi Sarovar
Viewed 12,820 times

Gangnani

Gangnani
Viewed 5,264 times

Gangotri Glacier

Gangotri Glacier
Viewed 3,817 times

Gaumukh Trek

Gaumukh Trek
Viewed 6,945 times

Ghangaria

Ghangaria
Viewed 11,755 times

Ghuttu

Ghuttu
Viewed 5,819 times

Gidara Bugyal

Gidara Bugyal
Viewed 424 times

Gorson Bugyal

Gorson Bugyal
Viewed 4,952 times

Govind Wildlife Sanctuary

Govind Wildlife Sanctuary
Viewed 5,543 times

Govindghat

Govindghat
Viewed 16,376 times

Gulabikantha Trek

Gulabikantha Trek
Viewed 88 times

Gupt Khal Trek

Gupt Khal Trek
Viewed 63 times

Har ki Dun Trek

Har ki Dun Trek
Viewed 26,967 times

Hemkund Sahib

Hemkund Sahib
Viewed 48,870 times

Jaundhar Glacier

Jaundhar Glacier
Viewed 62 times

Juda Ka Talab

Juda Ka Talab
Viewed 212 times

Kafni Glacier

Kafni Glacier
Viewed 51 times

Kagbhusandi Tal

Kagbhusandi Tal
Viewed 82 times

Kala Naag Base Camp Trek

Kala Naag Base Camp Trek
Viewed 179 times

Kalindi Khal Trek

Kalindi Khal Trek
Viewed 68 times

Kalpeshwar

Kalpeshwar
Viewed 7,373 times

Kanakata Pass Trek

Kanakata Pass Trek
Viewed 63 times

Kanari Khal Trek

Kanari Khal Trek
Viewed 40 times

Kanchani Tal

Kanchani Tal
Viewed 1,599 times

Kartik Swami

Kartik Swami
Viewed 14,617 times

Kedarkantha Trek

Kedarkantha Trek
Viewed 871 times

Kedarnath

Kedarnath
Viewed 87,929 times

Kedartal

Kedartal
Viewed 6,941 times

Khaliya Top

Khaliya Top
Viewed 1,986 times

Khatling Glacier Trek

Khatling Glacier Trek
Viewed 58 times

Khero Valley Trek

Khero Valley Trek
Viewed 179 times

Kuari Pass Trek

Kuari Pass Trek
Viewed 3,767 times

Kush Kalyan Trek

Kush Kalyan Trek
Viewed 54 times

Kyarkoti Lake

Kyarkoti Lake
Viewed 159 times

Lipulekh Pass

Lipulekh Pass
Viewed 68 times

Madmaheshwar

Madmaheshwar
Viewed 18,590 times

Maheshwari Kund

Maheshwari Kund
Viewed 1,591 times

Mandani Valley

Mandani Valley
Viewed 94 times

Marinda Tal

Marinda Tal
Viewed 940 times

Mayali Pass

Mayali Pass
Viewed 260 times

Milam Glacier

Milam Glacier
Viewed 9,106 times

Mukta Top Trek

Mukta Top Trek
Viewed 21 times

Munsiyari

Munsiyari
Viewed 94,270 times

Nag Tibba

Nag Tibba
Viewed 10,178 times

Nalgan Pass Trek

Nalgan Pass Trek
Viewed 178 times

Namik Glacier Trek

Namik Glacier Trek
Viewed 15 times

Nanda Devi Base Camp

Nanda Devi Base Camp
Viewed 243 times

Nanda Devi National Park

Nanda Devi National Park
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Pakhwa Bugyal Trek

Pakhwa Bugyal Trek
Viewed 36 times

Pandavsera

Pandavsera
Viewed 33 times

Pangarchulla Trek

Pangarchulla Trek
Viewed 174 times

Panpatia Col Trek

Panpatia Col Trek
Viewed 58 times

Panwali Kantha

Panwali Kantha
Viewed 436 times

Phool Chatti Waterfall

Phool Chatti Waterfall
Viewed 202 times

Pindari Glacier

Pindari Glacier
Viewed 37,483 times

Pinnath

Pinnath
Viewed 195 times

Ralam Dhurra Pass

Ralam Dhurra Pass
Viewed 64 times

Rishikund Trek

Rishikund Trek
Viewed 175 times

Rohini Bugyal

Rohini Bugyal
Viewed 70 times

Roopkund Trek

Roopkund Trek
Viewed 20,287 times

Rudranath

Rudranath
Viewed 17,779 times

Rudugaira Trek

Rudugaira Trek
Viewed 31 times

Ruinsara Tal Trek

Ruinsara Tal Trek
Viewed 280 times

Rupin Pass Trek

Rupin Pass Trek
Viewed 200 times

Sahastra Tal

Sahastra Tal
Viewed 78 times

Sapt Kund Trek

Sapt Kund Trek
Viewed 21 times

Saptrishi Kund Trek

Saptrishi Kund Trek
Viewed 27 times

Saru Tal Trek

Saru Tal Trek
Viewed 169 times

Satopanth Trek

Satopanth Trek
Viewed 832 times

Sunderdhunga Glacier

Sunderdhunga Glacier
Viewed 5,965 times

Swargarohini Peak

Swargarohini Peak
Viewed 216 times

Tapovan Trek

Tapovan Trek
Viewed 1,128 times

Thamri Kund

Thamri Kund
Viewed 201 times

Timmersain Mahadev

Timmersain Mahadev
Viewed 77 times

Tungnath

Tungnath
Viewed 52,918 times

Valley of Flowers National Park

Valley of Flowers National Park
Viewed 397,745 times

Yamunotri

Yamunotri
Viewed 33,344 times

Yamunotri Temple

Yamunotri Temple
Viewed 368 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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