Kedarkantha, at a height of 3200 Metres (10,500 Feet) is considered to be an easy beginner trek. Kedarkantha trek starts from Sankri Village, where you can witness the beguiling beauties of the Himalayas and feast the eyes with snow-covered pathways to kedarkantha peak. Looking For a Snow Trekking in the Himalayas, Kedarkantha Trek is Best For You.
The route is arched with the alpine thickets and the wide array of fauna and fauna are a plus to its beauty for those of you who are looking for some thrilling and adventure trek then Kedarkantha trek is perfectly made for you. Decorated with a beguiling magnificence of falling snow and bordered with pine trees, The Kedarkantha Peak is a standout amongst the most looked for after snow trekking destinations in India. Perched at a height of 3810 meters which is about 12,000 feet this is a perfect trekking trail which covers a consolidate distance of 20 km. The overall Kedarkantha trek distance is around 20 km, from start sankri village to finish.
The trek begins from a village by the name of Sankri located at a height of 6,500 ft. from Sankri village, trekkers have to climb 6,00 ft uphill and cover a distance of 10 km within 2 days, to reach the highest point of the kedarkantha peak. So when you reach at the top you that feeling is indescribable, There is a sense of achievement and feeling you have earned this view. The kind of internal confidence you gain after an adventurous summit climb is difficult to shake. Kedarkantha trek is one of the best snow trekking of Uttarakhand in India. All Includes Trek, Transport, Food, Camping, Trekking, Guides, 24*7 Support. Book Now!
In morning we will reach Dehradun, Have a Tea Break Here after that Drive to Mori, The drive Dehradun to Mori is long and perhaps one of the most beautiful drives in the Garhwal Himalayas. Reach Mori (6,800 ft); 10-11 hours. Will Stay 1st night at Mori/Sankri, have dinner and overnight stay.
After breakfast, you will set out on the trek from Saur Village and start climbing up Along the way, we will cross several high-altitude suspension bridges and small villages, Trek Distance around 4 kms and duration is 3 – 4 hours. Reach the lake called Juda Ka Talab, where Lord Shiva had opened a small lock of his hair and water dripped from his hair forming this huge lake.. Step out of your first camps of kedarkantha trek and witness the starlit sky bedside the frozen lake. Overnight stay at Juda Ka Talab.
After breakfast, trek towards Kedarkantha base which lies at an altitude of 11, 250 feet. The distance from Juda Ka Talab to this destination is about 4kms and in a moderate speed it takes about 2.5 hours to reach the place. After reaching the base, set up the tent in a preferred selected place which is open and one can enjoy a clear view of the night sky. Overnight stay at camps.
After breakfast, today we will hike an elevation from 11,250 feet to 12,500 feet. The schedule of the day includes hiking to Kedarkantha peak and then again descending back till Juda-ka-Talab. The total journey comprises of 6kms altogether and takes about 7 hours of time at a moderate speed. On reaching the campsites set the tent and mark the end of another delightful day with dinner and overnight stay at camps.
After Breakfast, Trek Back Juda-Ka-Talab to Sankri. pack the backpack to descend furthermore through a more clearly marked well paved pathway, laden with small stones. Meandering through rich dense pine forests one can view the sight of streams flowing by in a slow and steady way. after that return back to Dehradun and back to home. Your trip ends here. Keep in Touch with Vagabond…..
Kedarkantha is remains cold throughout the year, winter months of December, January, February, and March bring in the maximum snowfall in kedarkantha and that's make kedarkantha best time to trek the mountain. During the winters time, the place remains cold and Kedarkantha temperature dropping below the freezing point it's around 10 degrees Celsius in the day and -2 degrees Celsius at night.
Kedarkantha trek distance is around 20km long and is one of the popular winter trekking trails in India. Indulge in the mind-boggling Himalayan beauty, alpine thickets, scintillating sunsets and an enchanting journey on your way up to the Kedarkantha peak. From Juda Ka Talab, the trek to Kedarkantha Base Camp You'll cover a distance of 4kms which will take about 3-4hrs to complete.
There are three main routes for Kedarkantha trek summit start from:
From Sankri (viaa Juda Ka Talab)
From Gaichwan Gaon