This is a companion piece to our Kareri Lake trek log. This comprehensive photo gallery lists every landmark on the Kareri lake trek and gives you a pictorial overview of this beautiful trek. For those that do not know, Kareri Lake is a freshwater lake at 2941 metres, nestled in the Dhauladhar mountains.
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Kareri Lake (also known as Kumarwah Lake) is a high altitude, shallow, fresh-water lake south of the Dhauladhar range approximately 9 km North West of Dharamsala in Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh. The lake is reached via a 10-kilometre moderate trek over a well-marked trail from Kareri village (roadhead).
A 7 kilometre day trek that links Gallu temple with Guna Devi temple. The trail is easy and child friendly. It passes through Naddi town which has some beautiful viewpoints and through Bhated stream which is an excellent place for a picnic.
Hi-Tec’s Alpha Trail Mid WP is a mid-weight, three season, mid-cut boot with a leather upper. It’s Unique Selling Point (USP) is that it is the only boot in India with a Vibram sole that retails for under Rs. 5000. So how do these boots feel after 7 days & 150 kilometres trekking in the Dhauladhars? Find out in our short preview.
Are the recently launched Quechua Arpenaz packs useful to a trekker? We find out in our opinion article.
Last week we visited what we reckon is the second best viewpoint over Mcleodganj. Today we share the best viewpoint over Mcleodganj with our readers. It is a moderate 1.2 km / 1.5 hour trek to this viewpoint but the views along this trail are dazzling. Read on to find out more.
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