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Overnight winter trek to Triund

A winter trek to Triund is an easy to moderate (depending on snow) 6 kilometre trek over a wide well-marked trail. Nevertheless, winter trekking does come with its share of challenges. Care is needed to negotiate accumulated snow and ice along the way. A pair of low flex, stiff soled boots is preferred for this trek.

Overnight Trek - Dalhousie to Chamba

This moderately difficult overnight trek extends from Dalhousie to Chamba. Along the way, you pass through the Pholani Devi temple at Dainkund and enjoy beautiful views from Chowari Jot.  An overnight camp can be made at one of the viewpoints near Chowari Jot or you can choose to stay in the only budget hotel at Chowari Jot.

Dainkund to Khajjiar - Day Trek

Dainkund to Khajjar is an easy to moderate 3.5 kilometre walk. The trek starts from the Pholani Devi Temple at Dainkund and it ends at a road head 6 kilometres from Khajjiar on the Dalhousie-Khajjiar Road. The route descends almost all the way from Dainkund and can be covered in an hour if you are in a hurry. However, don't let this short duration lull you into thinking that this route lacks variety or is boring. Despite a short duration, this route is chock-full with beautiful and photogenic viewpoints.

Chattargala pass to Sonbain Glacier - a novel and difficult route

Sonbain at 3130 metres is a day trek accessible glacier near Bhaderwah. Whereas the moraine covered approach to most glaciers is usually devoid of any vegetation; Sonbain glacier is a bit of an anomaly. The slope below the glacier is a natural flowerbed. After the monsoons, this slope erupts in a riot of purple, yellow and red colour flowers that makes Sonbain a vibrant and cheerful glacier to visit.

Patnitop to Sudh Mahadev Temple - A Day Trek

Explore colossal vultures, a tiger decked temple, majestic peaks and mesmerising views in this day trek. This 15 kilometre, moderate difficulty trek starts from Patnitop (J&K) and ends at the historical temple at Sudh Mahadev (J&K). It's a long day walk over a defined trail with a sharp descent at the end. Water is available throughout this route.