Roopkund Trek | Best Time To Visit Mysterious Roopkund Lake
What makes Roopkund Trek a unique trek?. The mystery behind Roopkund that intriguing not only the adventure lovers but also people from all walks of life?. Roopkund Trek is among the dream treks for trek lovers. Trek to Rookund indulges climb from 8.000 ft to 16,000 ft. The conspicuous(noticeable) aspect of the trek is Mt Trishul which becomes visible as you climb higher. Trek through the dense oak forests, deep alpine forests, colossal meadows makes you feel elated. Apart from it, the awe-inspiring views of mighty Mt Nanda Ghunti, Chaukhamba Range, Neelkanth Peak, Kedarnath, and Kedar Dome makes your trek quite memorable.
Roopkund is one of the most famous high altitude treks in India. While trekking you will be taken through few of the immense high altitude meadows in Asia. An ascend to the glacial lake is a great adventure which involves numerous steep climbs and slippery landscapes. I’ ll assure you Roopkund trek will certainly satiate your adrenaline rush. Climb from 8,000 ft to 16,000 ft is challenging as wells as risky too. But the moment you have finished the trek you will treat yourself as unconquered. Also, your confidence levels would enhance. Anyhow words can’t do justice to the beauty of Roopkund Trek.
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On the first day, the trail takes you through an oak forest of Ghairoli Patal. During this trial, you would witness rich oak vegetation, foliage, and picturesque surroundings. In addition to that, you will hear whispering sounds of birds and rustling of dry leaves. Within few hours, you will be reached a campsite which is located at the middle of the forest. Thereafter, you will be taken through the two vast alpine meadows namely Ali Bugyal and Bedni Bugyal. The two undulating meadows are very huge and it takes a couple of days to cross them. However, both the meadows are extremely gorgeous and scenic. Above all, through this Roopkund Trek, you will get the great opportunity to know about the unsolved mystery of 300 human skeletons at 15,750 ft.