Bhagirathi 2 Expedition is one of the Mountaineering Expedition in Gangotri Valley of Garhwal Himalayas in Uttarkashi District of Uttarakhand, India. There are 3 peaks in this Group of peaks Bhagirathi I, Bhagirathi II and Bhagirathi III at respective height…
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Bhagirathi 2 Expedition is one of the Mountaineering Expedition in Gangotri Valley of Garhwal Himalayas in Uttarkashi District of Uttarakhand, India. There are 3 peaks in this Group of peaks Bhagirathi I, Bhagirathi II and Bhagirathi III at respective height of 6,856 metres, 6,512 metres and 6,454 m. The peaks rise right above the Gangotri glacier and the river Bhagirathi(which is later known as the Ganga) that flows underneath and emerges out of Gaumukh (the source of the Ganga). The region abounds in spiritual energy and also offers the right mix of challenges and adventure to both trekkers and mountaineers. Negotiating the Gangotri glacier is no mean task as it is full of crevasses and the glacier changes its nature very frequently. All 3 peaks have the same Base Camp. Chaukhamba I is highest peak is highest peak in Gangotri Group of peaks at an elevation of 7138 meter above sea level.
Nandanvan and Vasuki tal beautiful campsite in this expedition, many trekker end their treks here after enjoying view of this valley. Bhagirathi 2 Expedition is one of the measure choice of beginner mountaineer because success ratio of this peak is good then other peaks and altitude gain of 6512 meter, mostly mountaineer do before planning to mt. Everest.
Base Camp: Nandanvan (4400m)
Advance Base Camp: (4800m)
Camp I: Altitude 5300m
Summit Camp: Altitude 5800m
Summit: Altitude : 6512m
Arrive Uttarkashi 1,352 M (167 km 5 hrs)Arrive Uttarkashi 1,352 M (167 km 5 hrs)
Uttarkashi – Gangotri 3048 Mts (99 km :- 4 hrsapprox)Morning drive to Gangotri (3048m) after breakfast. On arrival at Gangotri, check-in to the guest house. Later Equipment & Backpacking for expedition. Free for exploring the nearby areas and to get acclimatized. In the evening attend the Aarti at Gangotri Temple. Overnight stay in the hotel. Meals : Breakfast, Dinner
Trek Gangotri - Bhojwassa (3790m)After breakfast, start your trekking for Bhojwassa (3800m) and shall walk along the river Bhagirathi and cover an area of around 14km. Through the entire trek splendid views of snow-clad mountain peaks are guaranteed. Upon arriving Bhojwassa, we shall be pitching our tent for the overnight stay. Meals : All Meals
Bhojbasa - Gaumukh - NandanvanMorning after breakfast start trekking to reach Gaumukh; The Source of Ganges'. The river Bhagirathi emerges from the Gangotri Glacier at Gaumukh. Continue trekking to reach Nandanvan (4200mt).The whole distance of 10 kms takes 4 -5 hrs. Arrive at the Camp for night stay.
Nandanvan - Base CampMorning after breakfast start trek (8 km/ 3- 4 hrs) to reach Base Camp (4200mt). Arrive and set the camp for overnight stay.
Day 6 to Day 16: Base camp- Summit – Base campEstablish Advance Base Camp & Camp I & II, attempt peak & Suumit, after summit return to ABC & Base Camp. Overnight in tents.
Base Camp - BhojbasaMorning after breakfast windup Base Camp and trek to Bhojbasa covering 20 kms in 5 hrs. Arrive Bhojbasa and set the camp for overnight stay.
Bojbasa - GangotriMorning after breakfast drive to reach Uttarkashi by covering appox 95 kms 4 hrs.Enroute visit Ganganani Hot Springs. Continue to reach Uttarkashi. Arrive and check into hotel for overnight stay.
Gangotri – UttarkashiLast day for your Expedition, Drive for your destination.
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