The majestic Kaphini Glacier is located in the district of Bageshwar in Kumaon region of Uttarakhand state. This tranquil Kaphini glacier is situated on the left of Pindar Valley, below Nandakot peak (6,860 m) and southeast of Nanda Devi peak. This glacier is perched at an altitude of 3,853 metres above sea level. The river Kaphini, a tributary of Pindar River emerges from this glacier. This region has an irresistible charm as it is blessed with scenic splendour, which makes it an ideal trekking destination. A wide variety of wild animals, flora and fauna can be seen in this region. One can savour the refreshing views of the snowcapped peaks, lush green meadows and flowering boulevards along the trekking trails.
How to Reach:
Kaphini Glacier is located at a distance of 12 km from Dwali. The travellers can commence their journey to Bali Udiyar which is at a distance of 8 km from Dwali. This valley is bestowed with nature’s abundance. One can see scarlet coloured rhododendrons which bloom in the entire valley.