Uttarakhand is a beautiful state that lies in the northern part of India. You must be aware of the natural beauty and weather of Uttarakhand. Uttarakhand is also famous for a large number of holy pilgrimage from the ancient times. This is why it is also known as ‘Devbhoomi’ which means ‘Land Of Gods’. Uttarakhand is famous not only for the ancient pilgrimages and nature but also for most popular trekking destinations. Trekking in Uttarakhand is always on the list of every trek lovers and adventure seekers. The Garhwal region of Uttarakhand has some amazing trek routes that are very popular. Such as Roopkund Lake trek, Valley Of Flowers trek, Gangotri Tapovan trek, Har Ki Dun trek and many more. All these treks lies on the Himalayan Range of Garhwal region of Uttarakhand.
The list of trekking in Uttarakhand is very long. All type of treks are available in Uttarakhand, whether for beginners or for experienced and professional trekkers. For professional trekkers there are some challenging and thrilling treks like Gangotri Tapovan trek, Valley of Flowers trek, Kalindi Pass trek, Kagbhusandi Lake trek and many more. Whereas for beginners and less experienced trekkers there are easy treks available like Nagtibba trek, Kuari Pass trek, Har ki dun trek and many more.
I would like to introduce to you some of the famous treks of Uttarakhand-
Valley of Flowers Trek
Valley of Flowers trek is located near the Joshimath district of Uttarakhand. This valley is one of the finnest creation of God, and is very beautiful. This trek is on the list of every nature lover and adventure lover. This trek takes you through the beautiful alpine meadows, lush green pastures and the stunning views of the Himalayas of Garhwal region. This trek can be done by anyone who is physically and mentally sound.
Gomukh Tapovan Trek
Gomukh Tapovan trek is located in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand state. Gomukh is the spout of the Gangotri glacier. This is considered to be on of the toughest trek, hence only experienced and professional trekkers should go on this trek. Through your trek you will experience the magnificent giant glaciers and the scenic views of Himalayas. The Gomukh glacier looked like the face of a cow that is why this place is named as Gomukh.
Nagtibba trek is located in the Mussoorrie district of Uttarakhand state of northern India. Nagtibba is the shortest and easy trek of Uttarakhand therefore this is the best trek for beginners and new trekkers. While trekking to Nagtibba you will enjoy the picturesque views of some of the high peaks of Himalayan range and also snow claded mountains.
Roopkund Lake Trek
Roopkund lake trek is situated in The Chamoli district of the state of Uttarakhand. The difficulty level of this trek is graded as moderate to difficult. Hence this trek is suitable for people with great stamina and trekking skills. Trek to this mysterious lake is mostly famous for the hundreds of skeletons found in this lake that are distinctly visible to the tourists. While you will be trekking to Roopkund you will get to witness the two giant alpine meadows of Ali Bugyal and Bedni Bugyal.
Pangarchulla Peak Trek
Pangarchulla Peak Trek lies in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. Trekking to Pangarchulla peak offers you with the snow covered mountains, a Ridge, and beautiful alpine meadows. The difficulty level is moderate and gradually gets difficult with ascent trail. You will also get to see the stunning views of Himalayas while trekking in Uttarakhand.