About Pindari Glacier Trek
Pindari Glacier(3456 mtrs.) situated in Kumoun region of Bageshwar District in Uttarakhand, it is main source of Pinder river which merge with the Alaknanda river in Karnaparayag of Garhwal region. This trail passes through ancient rich cultural villages, thick forest of Oak, taxus, Devdara, Silver Furs, Rhododendron, Paper Buck and many more varieties of Flora and Fauna.This trail offers panromic breathtaking view of Valley and Himalyan ranges peaks like Mt. Baljuri(5922Mtr), Panwalidwar(6663 Mtr), Nandakhat(6670 Mtr.), Traill’s pass(5311),Changuch peak(6582 Mtr.), Nandakot(6861mtr) etc. According to myth Pndavas done pind dan in this places before going to heaven after that this place is know as Pindari.
Why to choose Pindari Glacier Trek ?
1- Most reachable and Accessible Glacier in Himalayan region, which suitable for beginner, Experienced and youngster.
2- Gradual walk through the Trail along with Pinder River and Saryu River.
3- It is a place of Baba Dharmanand who is meditating since 22 years and got fame around the word, you will get a chance to meet Baba ji.
4- Varieties of Wild Animals like Himalayan Black Beer, Mountain Deer,Blue Sheep and Bear can be seen easily.
5- Rich Variety of Flora and Fauna like Oak, taxus, Devdara, Silver Furs, Rhododendron, Paper Buck etc.
6- Moraine less Glacier which offers Blue ice view.
7- Close view of Glacier and Mountain range.
8- Breathtaking experiences of the snow-clad Mountains, waterfalls, rivers and water streams.
9- You will get chance to visit the famous temple of Baghnath in Bageswer which is dedicated to Lord shiva and you found ancient idols of 07thD Century and besideof temple confluence of Sarayu and Gomati river.
10- Budget trek which can finish in 1 week of time.
Day : 01 – Kathgodam to Dhur/Dhakuri : 241 km & 2 km Trek : 8 to 9 h.
Day : 02 – Dhakuri to Khati village (Ringladhar Camp) : 12 km Trek : 6 h.
Day : 03 – Ringladhar Camp to Furkiya camp 16 km : 6-7 hrs trek
Day : 04 – Furkiya camp to Pindari (0 point) and back Furkiya camp : 15 km : 6-7 hrs trek
Day : 05 – Furkiya camp to Khati village (Ringladhar camp) 16 km,5-6 hrs
Day : 06 – Khati village (Ringladhar camp) to Bageshwar : 8 km trek & 56 km Drive : 4 to 5 Hrs.
Day : 07 – Bageshwar to Kathgodam :185 km trek : 6 to7 Hrs.
Day : 01 – Kathgodam to Dhur/Dhakuri : 241 km & 2 km Trek : 8 to 9 hrs.
Arrive Kathgotham around 6:30 Am in the morning, our vechile will be ready and will move for Dhur village via Bhimtal, Bhawali, Kharana, Almora, Bageshwar, kapkot. You will reach Dhur Village around 4 to 5 Pm and will start trek to Dhakuri camp (2682 Mtrs.) which is gradual trek of 2km. This campsite offers panoramic view of snow clad mountains. Night Stay in Camp.
Day : 02 – Dhakuri to Khati village (Ringladhar Camp) : 12 km Trek : 6 hrs.
Wake up with cup of tea & came out of your camp than you see the beautiful close Himalayan view peaks Maiktoli, Panwalidwar, Nandakhat, Nandakot ,laspa dhura and Dangthal, the sunrise view from the meadows after having breakfast ready your bags with pack lunch move to Khati village descend 4 km than trail gradual to khati village bia dense oak forest and villages like Bhagdanu ,kharkiya, Umla, Jaikunidhar will reach our campsite Ringladhar (2210) around 4 Pm. Night Stay in Camp.
Day : 03 – Rigladhar Camp to Furkiya camp(3010 mtrs): 16 km : 6-7 hrs.
Through the dense forest can enjoy many view points, streams and waterfalls. Flora & fauna wild animal like Leopard, Dear, Mountain goat, a family of Himalayan black bear etc.
Day : 04 – Furkiya camp to Pindari Zero Point and back : 15 km : 6-7 hrs trek
Morning have liter breakfast and move to summit 0 point (Pindari glacier) 7 km,2 hrs max altitude -3456 mtr trek and rich in 0 point with sunrise and feel mighty power of nature with panoramic view of peak around with clear & bright sunrise like Mt Baljuri, Panwalidwar, Nandakhat, Traill’s pass trek, Changuch peak, Nandakot also meet baba Dharmanand Visit Pindari glacier and move back to camp Furkiya.
Day : 05 – Furkiya camp to Khati village (Ringladhar camp) 16 km,5-6 hrs.
After having hot breakfast in Furkiya camp depart for Khati village (Ringladhar camp) 16 km,5-6 hrs trek move to downhill Dwali camp and gradual trek to khati village alongside with Pinder river. Night Stay in Khati Camp.
Day : 06 – Khati village (Ringladhar camp) to Bageswer : 8 km trek & 56 km Drive : 6 to 7 Hrs.
Day : 07 – Bageswer to Kathgodam :185 km trek : 6 to7 Hrs
.Today is last day of your Trek program, Morning after breakfast depart for Kathgodam Railwaway Station takes 6 hours to reach.We will drop you at Railway Station, your trek program ends here.
Cost : 9500 +5% GST per person Ex : Kathgodam
Pay with Instamojo
- Guest house/ Hotel, Camping -3 -4 Sharing Basis)
- Sleeping Bag, Mattress, Inner etc.
- Toilet Tent, Kitchen Tent, Dining tent
- All Meals while on trek & (Veg, Egg).
- Refreshments, Soup Tea etc..
- First Aid kit, Oxygen Cylinder, Ox meter, Bp Meter, Walki Talkie etc.
- All kind of Permits.
- Trek Leader, Guide, cook and supporting staff.
- All transportation during the trek program Ex. Kathgodam to Kathgodam.
- Mules or porter to carry personal luggage. Only 10 Kg : More than that will be charged Extra.
- Any kind of personal expenses.
- Personal Toiletries
- Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Price Includes“.
- Meals during Travel
- Any cost arising due to bad weather, Road block, Political Issue, Local Issue, Natural Calamities.
- Transport from Home City
- Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Price Includes“.
Fixed Departure Dates 2019
|Sr.||Starting Date||Ending Date|
|01||25 March 2019||31 March 2019|
|02||02 April 2019||08 April 2019|
|03||07 April 2019||13 April 2019|
|04||12 April 2019||18April 2019|
|05||17 April 2019||23 April 2019|
|06||22 April 2019||28 April 2019|
|07||27 April 2019||03 May 2019|
|08||03 May 2019||09 May 2019|
|09||08 May 2019||14 May 2019|
|10||13 May 2019||19 May 2019|
|11||18 May 2019||24 May 2019|
|12||23 May 2019||29 May 2019|
|13||28 May 2019||03 June 2019|
|14||02 June 2019||08 June 2019|
|15||07 June 2019||13 June 2019|
Things To Carry/Checklist For Trekking
|1.||Back-Pack 60Ltrs with Cover||01|
|2.||Daypack 20Ltrs with Cover||01|
|3.||Worm Inner Garments||02 Pairs|
|4.||Good Quality Trekking Shoes with extra pair of||02 Pairs|
|9.||Full sleeve Sweater||01|
|10.||Full sleeve warm Jacket||01|
|11.||Hiking Pants/Trousers and Shirts||03 Pairs|
|12.||Water Bottle 2Ltrs||01|
|13.||Wind/Rain Proof Jacket or Trouser Lightweight||01 Pairs|
|14.||Warm Gloves Inner- Outer||01-01|
|15.||Camera, Memory Card, Batteries, Power bank||As per requirement|
|16.||Head Light or Torch||01|
|17.||Personal Toiletries & Sun Lotion, Lip Salve, Cold Cream, Vaseline etc.||As per requirement|
|18.||Personal Medication if any|
|21.||Long Trousers / Long Shirts / T-shirts etc.||02-02-02|
|22.||Trail Pack Lunch Box, Spoon, Cup||01-01-01|
|24.||Original ID Proof & 2 Photographs||02|
Terms and Conditions
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Fitness and Participation
Participant must be in good health and in a good physical condition. It is vital that participants with medical problems make them known to us well before departure. We operates Tours in remote Himalayan region where limited or no access of Medical and other emergencies services. Medical and evacuation expenses will be the responsibility of the participant.
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- Between 29 and 15 days prior to the tour/trek program start date 60% will be refund of total program cost.
- Between 14 and 10 days prior to the tour/trek program start date 30% will be refund of total program cost.
- Less than 10 days, there will be no refund.
- No refund will be made for any unused services or other arrangements due to any changes in schedule made by passenger or due to circumstances during Trip. However, in certain cases, the refund will be considered as per the policy of the carrier/ hotel/ tour company / or other third party suppliers used for providing services.
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Acceptance of risk
Participant must acknowledge that the nature of the trip is adventurous and involves a degree of personal risk. Participants will be visiting places where the political, cultural and geographical attributes present dangers and physical challenges greater than those present in our daily lives.
This is highly recommended for purposes of covering cancellations and last minute travel changes. Also, all participants should have internationally accepted health insurance for all activities pertaining to the trip, which covers health and medical damage to baggage, theft, emergency rescue and evacuation etc.
Documents & Formalities, Behavior
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