Pindari Glacier Trek

Pindari Glacier Trek, Bageshwar

Pindari Glacier Trek is one of the best trekking destination located in Bageshwar district of Uttarakhand which starts from base camp of Loharkhet. The glacier is surrounded by major Himalayan mountain peaks like Panwali Dwar at 6,683 m [21,926 ft], Maiktoli at 6,803 m [22,319.5 ft], Nandakot parbat at 6,860m [22,506.5 ft], and Nanda Devi 7,816m [25,643 ft] the highest peak of Uttarakhand. Trek is full of beauty of natural landscape and provides great exposure for adventure activities like Camping and Mountaineering. The Same trek is also routed to Kafni Glacier at an altitude of 3,860 m [12,665 ft] above sea level is at a distance of 12 Km from Dwali Village. The trek is famous for its identity as one of the most untouched place on earth with flavor of real Uttarakhand traditions and cultures.

Pindari Glacier

Pindari Glacier is source of Pindar river which meets Alaknanda river in Karnprayag. It is a 3.5 long and 1.5 Km wide glacier at an altitude of 3,353 m [11,000 ft] to 3,660 m [12,008 ft]. It is there in Himalayan mountains of Kumaun Region in Uttarakhand. A 41 Km Pindari Glacier trek from Loharkhet leads to zero point of Pindar river source. It is situated on the bank of Pindar river and foothill of Nanda Devi Wildlife Sanctuary.

Pindari Glacier Trek Map Route

Distance: 210 Km

Stay: Government Tourist Rest House [Hotel/ Home Stay] 

Altitude: 1,750 m [5,775 ft]

Distance: 11 Km

Stay: Government Tourist Rest House [Hotel/ Home Stay] 

Altitude: 2,216 m [7,270 ft]

Distance: 8 Km

Stay: Government Tourist Rest House [Hotel/ Home Stay] 

Altitude: 2,621 m [8,599 ft]

Distance: 11 Km

Stay: Government Tourist Rest House [Hotel/ Home Stay] 

Altitude: 2,575 m [8,498 ft]

Distance: 5 Km

Stay: Government Tourist Rest House [Hotel/ Home Stay] 

Altitude: 3,260 m [10,758 ft]

Distance: 6 Km

Stay: Government Tourist Rest House [Hotel/ Home Stay] 

Altitude: 3,600 m [12,000 ft]

Distance: 11 Km

Stay: Government Tourist Rest House [Hotel/ Home Stay] 

Altitude: 2,575 m [8,498 ft]

Distance: 19 Km

Stay: Government Tourist Rest House [Hotel/ Home Stay] 

Altitude: 2,216 m [7,270 ft]

Distance: 11 Km

Stay: Government Tourist Rest House [Hotel/ Home Stay] 

Altitude: 1,750 m [5,775 ft]

How to Reach Pindari Glacier Trek

  • Kathgodam Railway Station: 210 Km + 41 Km Trek
  • Bageshwar: 54 Km + 41 Km rek
  • Pantnagar Airport: 239 Km + 41 Km Trek
  • Delhi International Airport: 480 Km + 41 Km Trek
  • New Delhi: 464 Km + 41 Km Trek
  • Dehradun: 372 Km + 41 Km Trek

 

Things to Carry on Pindari Glacier Trek​

  • Waterproof Bag Pack.
  • Camp Kit and Sleeping Bag.
  • Hiking or Trekking Shoes [water proof & Ankle Support].
  • Personal Medical Kit.
  • Torch with extra set of Batteries.
  • Original ID card.
  • Glucose, Chocolates, Biscuits and Dry Fruits.