is situated at an elevation of 5,029 mts above sea level in the base of Trishul peak and Nanda Ghunti. Roopkund is also known as ‘Mystery Lake’ since human skeletons and remains of horses from the Paleolithic age was found here. The lake is nestled amidst panoramic mountain scenery, surrounded by rock-strewn glacier. Roopkund remains frozen for almost all the time of the year. The skeletal remains around Roopkund are believed to be 500-600 years old.
Travel Itinerary :-
Day 01: 22nd Oct 17
Kathgodam to Lohajung - 217 kms (7,575 ft.). Night Stay in Tourist Lodge.
Kathgodam Pickup (05.00 AM)
Day 2 : 23rd Oct 17
Lohajung to Didna Village - 8 Kms ( 7,575 - 8,530 ft.). Night stay in Guesthouse / Tents.
Day 3: 24th Oct 17
Didna Village to Bedini Bugyal or Ali Bugyal - 10 Kms (8,530 - 11,519 ft.). Night Stay in Tents.
Day 4: 25th Oct 17
Bedini Bugyal to Bhagwabasa - 11 kms (11,519 - 14,075 ft.). Night stay in tents.
Day 5: 26th Oct 17
Bhagwabasa to Roopkund Summit - 3 kms (15,696 meters). Return to Patharnachni via Bhagwabasa.(9 kms) Night stay in tents.
Day 6: 27th Oct 17
Patharnachni to Lohargunj Via Wan. Patharnachni to Wan (15 kms Trek) Wan to Lohargunj (Drive) - (11,811 - 8,467 ft.). Overnight in Tents.
Day 7: 28th Oct 17
Lohargunj to Kathgodam 217 kms. drive. Drop at around 5-6 pm in the evening.