Most of the people start their trekking in the Himalayas either with Triund or Kasol. In my case, I started with Nag Tibba & Triund was my second trek.
A successful trek or expedition takes efforts and requires tasks like proper exercise, deciding the correct time and trek, etc. Out of all, packing a rucksack is also one of the important tasks. People usually get confused regarding what to pack and how to pack things for a trek? and they end up making their rucksack heavy.
Deoriatal Chandrashila is one of the most popular treks in Uttarakhand. Thousands of people visit Chopta and do this trek every year. Though the internet is brimmed with articles of this trek, still there is some information that is missing.
We began the trek by 6 am and moved towards Bali Pass, situated at 4950 m. We had to climb 350 m through a steep trail having hard snow. We walked for a few 100 m and snow patch started. The trek leader gave us microspikes so that we could climb properly.
After cleansing our face with the chilled river water, we had our breakfast and got ready for today’s trek. The local guide already told us that today’s trek is going to be a little tough and steep so we all were prepared.
I know its quite late to jot down this blog because I did this trek back in 2016 when I used to be an amateur trekker. This was the 3rd trek of my life and one of the toughest till now. The experience was so amazing that I could still relive the moments from the trek and that is why I am writing this blog.
Roopkund Trek is one of the famous treks among the Greater Himalayan treks in India. Roopkund Trek is very thrilling not only because of the high altitude and snow. There is a lake that is surrounded by hundreds of human skeleton and this is the main attraction of this trek.
We all woke up by 2:30 am, had black tea, and got ready for the summit attempt. Summit day is always the most important and exciting day in treks or in any expedition.
Peak climbing is always fascinating because you get unbelievably beautiful views and an opportunity to challenge yourself. As the saying goes, “the best view comes after the hardest climb”..
Trekking has now become a quite popular activity. Be it a hike or a weekend trek or a multi-day trek, enthusiasts are always game to go on a trek. To enjoy a trek, one should always be aware of trekking tips and tricks, few techniques, and do’s & don’ts.