Winter Trek to Brahmatal, Uttarakhand - 1 Batch in December 2016 - Registration is ON
Brahmatal trek is a Hidden treasure of Uttarakhand.This place is situated in Chamoli District in Garhwal Himalaya at the height of 12000 feet, Brahmahtal offers a panoramic view, from the top you can see Peaks like Trishul, Nandaghunti, Mrugathani etc.. This trek passes through some of the stunning and exotic landscape of Himalayas with short stretches of rhododendron, oak forest and snow fields.This trek is an excellent choice for first-timer trek in Himalaya, nature photographers and for corporate teams.
|Duration||6 Days, 5 Nights - Kathgodam to Kathgodam|
|Highest Altitude||3,840 Meters / 12,600 Feet ASL|
|Grade||Easy - Moderate|
|Temperature||Day time : 3 C to 10 C. Night: 3 to -4 C.|
|Best Time||December to February.|
|Terrain||Rhododendron Forest, Alpine Meadows and Rocky.|
|Activity Type||High-Altitude Trekking|
|Region||Uttarakhand - India|
|Nearest Airport||Pantnagar (70 Km from Kathgodam) - Uttarakhand|
|Nearest Railways Station||Kathgodam - Uttarakhand|
Day - 1 Kathgodam to Lohajung (Altitude: 1,483 ft, Distance : 220 Kms, 9-10 Hours Drive)
Reporting at Kathgodam Railway Station at around 07:00AM (You are expected to reach Kathgodam on previous night). We will meet up there & proceed to Lohajung which is around 220 kms and 9-10 hours drive (We will hire a cab at Kathgodam to drive to Lohajung & the costing will be shared among all the participants). Reach Lohajung, Introduction, Briefing & Overnight stay at camp.
Day 2: From Lohajung to Bekaltal.(Altitude: 7,600 ft - 9,900 ft , Trekking distance 6 km , 4-5 hrs trek )
We start our trek after breakfast from Lohajung Village, on an even surface through thick oak forests, with a few waterfalls streams on the way. Dinner and overnight stay in the Tents
Day 3: Bekaltal to Brahmahtal Base / Khabekhal ( Altitude 9,900 ft - 10,760 ft ,Trekking distance 3.5 km , 3-4 hrs trek)
Today we will be walking short distance uphill path, this trail blooms with thick forests of rhododendron, oak forest and snow field which is a path with beautiful views. Once you reach the Brahmahtal base hot lunch will be waiting for you .We chill out for the day and relax overnight in the tents .
Day 4: Brahmahtal Base to Brahmahtal Top (back to Brahmahtal ) (Altitude 9900 ft - 12600 ft ,Trekking distance 5 km , 5-6 hrs trek)
Summit day !!! A gradual ascent that offers excellent views of the snow-covered mountains and vast valleys with huge spectacular view of Mountains like Trishul, Nanda Ghunti, Ali Bugyal etc . You could see the rim of the snow capped mountains from the Brahmahtal top.
Day 5: From Brahmahtal Base to Lohajung. (Altitude 9,900 ft to 7,600 ft , Trekking distance 7 km , 4-5 hrs trek)
Morning after breakfast we retrace the same trail back to Laohajung .Dinner & Overnight stay in Lohajung .
Day 6: From Lohajung to Kathgodam (Altitude: 1,483 ft, Distance : 220 Kms, 8-10 Hours Drive)
Depart from Lohajung to Kathgodam/Rishikesh (8-10 Hrs. drive). (We will hire a cab at lohajung to drive to Rishikesh or kathgodam & the costing will be shared among all the participants).
Participation Fees Rs.8,000/- Per Person
- Trek equipments like Sleeping bag, mattress, tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent.
- Nutritious, high calorie vegetarian food
- Guide, cook and camp helpers.
- Tented accommodation
- First Aid
- Forest Permission Charges
- Coordinator for the trek
- Any expenses of personal nature like phone call etc.
- Any air/train to reach Delhi and return from Delhi.
- Travel from Delhi to Dehradun.
- Any hotel accommodation.
- Horses with horsemen to carry your loads on the route.
- Your Accommodation or any other expenses before or after the trek schedule.
- Extra food apart from above mentioned things.
- Anything not mentioned above.
- Backpack 35- 40 Liters (You can choose to send it with horse/porter at actual cost)
Click this link to know the List of things to carry, Do's & Dont's, Fitness required.
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Policy, just in case you have to cancel your participation.
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Important points to be noted before registering.
For any clarification email us at [email protected] or call on 9611102222
How to Reach Kathgodam :
There are two options to reach Kathgodam railway station from Delhi.
1)From Delhi railway station you can take the Ranikhet Express (5014) Departs from Delhi around 10:40PM and arrives Kathgodam at 5:30AM.
2)From Delhi station you can take Uttar sampark kranti (5035) Departs from Delhi around 4:00pm and arrives Kathgodam at 10:40pm.
By Road :-
There are Regular buses from Delhi ISBT Anand Vihar bus station to Kathgodam. That Buses go till Haldwani and Kathgodham (8 hrs. Journey). The distance between Haldwani to Kathgodam is only 6 km. You can hire a auto Kathgodam from Haldwani bus station (charges will be Rs.60 to 80 per auto)
BMC Office Address:
#472, 1st Floor,
80 Ft Main Road, HAL 2nd Stage,
Opp BSNL Telephone Exchange,
Landmark - Jeevan Bhima Nagar Main Rd.
Bangalore - 560 075