Kedarkantha Trek with Camping

Kedarkantha Trek with Camping

Pickup Point

Pick-up Point: Sankri

Drop Point: Sankri

Trek Level

Medium

About


Start your trekking journey with KedarkanthaTrek to fill your memories with glazing snowlines, brimming flora and fauna, lush mountains, and transfixing sceneries.

As you reach the Pass, sink in the exceptional Sankri route, Juda ka Taal, and Swargarohini peak wanderings. Enjoy solitude like never before when you walk past spectacular views of Yamunotri and Gangotri ranges.

Frequent trekkers would agree their perspective towards nature and its creation shifts to that of admiration and constant desire to hike to the highest peaks! 

Book your Kedarkantha trekking trip experience today to experience a world away from city lights and traffic horns.

Note:

●     Easy-Moderate trek level of difficulty can be booked by beginners as well.

What you will do


Day 1: Arrival in Sankri (6400 ft)

  • Arrive in Sankri, which is the starting point of the trek. The distance from Dehradun to Sankri is about 200 km (8 hours of drive).
  • Reach Sankri, the base village of Kedarkantha Trek by 4 PM.
  • The entire trek route mirrors scenic and mesmerizing nature’s trail, especially the end location when we traverse through Govind life sanctuary.
  • Once at Sankri, we will undergo the registration process by 5 PM & attend the briefing for the trek at 6 PM followed by the doling out of items like Rucksack, Gaiters, Microspikes, and Trekking sticks.
  • Overnight at Sankri base camp.

Day 2: Sankri to Juda Ka Taal | 9,000 feet | 5 hours

  • Post breakfast, we commence for the first campsite Juda Ka Taal from Sankri. 
  • The trek distance & level is 5 Kms &easy all the way to Juda Ka Taal campsite. Spot indigenous woodpeckers on the way.
  • Encounter a larger green meadow on the way, which is generally used as a lunch point for the trekkers. Swargarohini peak can be seen from here. The trek is easy & bundled with amazing views.
  • Overnight stay at Juda Ka Taal.

Day 3: Juda ka Taal to Kedarkantha Base Camp | 11,200 feet | 3 hours

  • The trek from Juda Ka Taal campsite to Kedarkantha base camp is short but we start early to escape the harsh snow.
  • As soon as we start the trek, Juda Ka Tal comes enroute. The lake remains almost frozen at this point of the year. It takes around 3-4 hours to reach Kedarkantha base camp from the lake.
  • At night, the snow-clad mountain peaks shine bright as the moon, and we will clearly see Kedarkantha from the campsite.
  • We doze off early to get ready for the early summit push for the peak.

Day 4:  Kedarkantha Base Camp – Kedarkantha Peak (12,500 Feet) – Hargaon | 8,450 feet | 8 hours

  • We receive a wake-up call at 2:30 AM for the summit push. The trek commences at 4 AM with head torches at a slow-moving pace towards the summit.
  • The trek is moderate as it gets steep at a few points. The way fluorescent sky sparkling with varied colors is one of the spectacles to look for
  • The summit offers some of the most spectacular views of the Yamunotri and Gangotri ranges.
  • At the summit, we will spend some time soaking in the glory & return back to Kedarkantha base camp for Hot Lunch.
  • After a short break, we will continue the descent to the Hargaon campsite which takes almost a couple of hours.

Day 5: Hargaon–Sankri | 6,400 feet | 3 hours

  • The last day of the trek offers easy descend with snow slopes. It usually takes around 3-4 hours to descend from Hargaon to Sankri.
  • We reach Sankri by 1 PM & take departure for Dehradun. Cabs are frequently available for Dehradun from Sankri.

Short itinerary


Day 1: Arrival in Sankri (6400 ft)

Day 2: Sankri to Juda Ka Taal | 9,000 feet | 5 hours

Day 3: Juda ka Taal to Kedarkantha Base Camp | 11,200 feet | 3 hours

Day 4: Kedarkantha Base Camp – Kedarkantha Peak (12,500 Feet) – Hargaon | 8,450 feet | 8 hours

Day 5: Trek to Chanrakhani Pass | 12000 feet | 8 hours

Day 6: Descend to Rumsu base camp and Departure | 6640 feet | 4 hours

Inclusions


●    Accommodation: Stay is provided on a triple sharing basis in Alpine Tents & is separate for men and women.

●    Toilet tents are available at all the campsites.

●    Cloakroom: Participants have the facility for depositing their extra luggage at base camp for all the treks.

●    Field Experience: Organizing Himalayan Treks for the past 7 years.

●    Expert trek support team:

  • Treks are led by a team of certified leaders.
  • Leaders to Participant ratio is 8:1 for easy to moderate & for difficult 4:1

●    Medical Facilities: We make sure that the Medical kit is available for the trek.

  • Oxygen Cylinders
  • First aid kit & Oximeter
  • HAPO Chamber bags

●    Best Equipment: All the equipment provided are from quality manufacturers.

  • Tents
  • Sleeping bags
  • Rucksacks
  • Gaiters
  • Microspikes

●    Personal Insurance: Personal Insurance [via ASC360] is covered for all the participants for the trek that covers all forms of accidents and illness during the trek.

●    Delicious Food: A very nutritious diet provided for mountains in Veg & Jain options.

Exclusions


  • Personal porter facility is not covered under our inclusions. In case one needs, a prior request has to be made.
  • Any facility not covered under Inclusions head.

Things to keep in mind


  • Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, everyone will be tested for body temperature daily.
  • Please maintain sufficient distance while using the common area
  • Always sanitize your hands before using any common area amenities
  • Regular sanitization of the property will be done at regular intervals to ensure safety and hygiene.
  • Keep wearing your mask while traveling nearby.

Important COVID-19 Guidelines


  • Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, everyone will be tested for body temperature daily.
  • Please maintain sufficient distance while using the common area
  • Always sanitize your hands before using any common area amenities
  • Regular sanitization of the property will be done at regular intervals to ensure safety and hygiene.
  • Keep wearing your mask while traveling nearby.

Property Rules


  • Smoking and drinking are strictly prohibited in all the treks.
  • All the participants coming for the trek should be aware of our Terms and Conditions
  • Enjoy yourself to the fullest
  • Live-Laugh-Love while working
  • Do carry your Musical Instruments!

Cancellation Policy


●    Cancellation initiated before 0-15 days of the event date is non-refundable.

●    For cancellation initiated within 15 days of booking the Trek, only 2000 INR per pax will be the cancellation charge and the rest will be refunded.

Note: All the bookings will be confirmed once the confirmation is sent to kailashrathtreks@gmail.com with participant details as well as a 50% advance of the trek fee. 

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COVID-19 safety measures

Regular temperature checks

Mandatory mask

Regular room sanitisation

Safety amenities available

Sanitised vehicles