Roopkund HomeKund Trek 2008

RoopKund Trek by Intermount Adventures
Dates – 15 – 30 August 2008
Trek Cost – Rs 14,700/-
Altitude – 5335 mt
Trek Grade – Moderate to difficult

Trek Route – Lohajung, Wan, Bedni Bugyal, Bhagua Basa, RoopKund, Shail Samudra, Juri Ghantidhar Pass, HomeKund, LataKhopari, Sutol, Sitel, Ghat, Ghat to Massorie
Massorie Site Seeing, Dehradun Site Seeing

About Roopkund – Roopkund Lake is situated at in altitude of 5029m in the lap of Trishul Massif in the interior of the Chamoli district. Roopkund is famous for the mysterious shallow lake of about 2m & is about 50m in diameter, with the edges covered with snow almost throughout the year. This area is usually called the ‘Mystery Lake’, since human skeletons and remains of horses from the Paleolithic age were found here. After the snow melts, skeletal remains, which are believed to be 500-600 year old, The Lake is surrounded by rock-strewn glaciers and snow clad peaks.

For details contact: Ms. Vaishali Haldavanekar – 9820023188 or write at vaishalivh2310@rediffmail.com
Mr Pradeep Chachad [Bandya] – 9819419232
Mr Kishore Keny – 9820593434 or write at keny_kishore@yahoo.co.in

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