Kedarkantha is amongst the best Himalayan treks. Situated at a height of 12,500 feet, this picturesque Garhwal trek is ranged between an easy-to-moderate trekking grade. Best for beginners to explore their mountaineering and trekking basics, Kedarkantha still requires the physical fitness of a pro. Once the entire trek of about 20 kilometers is covered, you can seek cozy shelter at the Club Group of Hotels situated in Auli, Uttarakhand.
What Makes Kedarkantha an Awe-inspiring Trek?
If you love walking around fresh snow in a dense forest trail, then the Kedarkantha trek is your thing! Find your way to this breathtaking view by planning a trek anytime between the months of December to April.
Club Group of Hotels-Winter Equals to Snow
Winter is the best time for go on the Kedarkantha trek for many reasons; but experiencing snow blanket is the best of all. From December to the third week of April is the ideal time, as you can view beautifully snow-covered pine trees, forest trails, and the entire meadows.
Visit Valley of Gods
The Har Ki Dun Trek is also known as the ‘Valley of Gods’, as the trail was taken by the Pandavas for ascending to heaven (via Swargarohini). The valley takes you to the 3,000-year-old Himalayan villages to experience age-old culture and tradition.
Not only pretty, but mesmerizing campsites are a key crowd-pulling factor of the Kedarkantha trekking trail. You can pick any of the many, from Juda Ka-Talab campsite environed by pine trees, Hargaon camp on the clearing of oaks, or the Kedarkantha Base campsite surrounded by snow peaks.
Best Himalayan Drive
On your way to the Kedarkantha trek, the drive will take you through a chain of striking views, starting from Mussoorie, Purola, Nowgaon, Mori, and Naitwar. Being a remote route, it is untouched by tourists, leaving its exquisite beauty as it is.
Carpet of Brown Leaves
Leaving behind the glowing white snow, you enter into the denseness of pine forest. Find yourself walking on an unending carpet of crunchy brown leaves, fallen from the pines.
Another beauty of the Kedarkantha trek is that you can crash into the coziest accommodations provided by Club Group of Hotels after a 6-day-long exhaustive trek.
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Last modified: December 10, 2020