Red forest Trek

Date: 19 – 25 March, 2019

ABOUT THE TREK

This is a circular trek, which explores the region around the Namik Glacier. The trail passes through high mountain passes, Rhododendron and Oak forests, waterfalls, river stream and pristine villages with and ancient temples. These villages have a strong local culture are rich in heritage from the Indo-Tibetan trade route and particularly the two villages of Gogina and Namik. We stay at a camp out on Rolling Meadows with eternal Himalayas in constant view. The trek ends at a beach on the Ramganga river where we can indulge in White water Kayaking, swimming, fishing and sunbathing.

No. of days – 7

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: (19th March)

Reach Kathgodam and transfer to Shaama (8hrs). Breakfast / Lunch en-route.

Walk 2 km to reach Gyandhura village/ Camp Shaama.

Day 2: (20th March)

Drive 2 hours to Gogina village at the base of the Namik valley. Trek 7 km to Namik village. Camp in the meadows above the village. Amazing views.

Day 3: (21st March)

Naamik to Bajemania (7 km) through the thick forest of Rhododendron and Kharsu. We might find snow from this day. Overnight at Bajemania.

Day 4: (22nd March)

Day hike to the higher meadows with pinker rhododendrons and other flowers

Overnight at Bajemania.

Day 5: (23rd March)

Bajemania to Ruigair (9 km) via sur sundandari pass.

Option 2 depending on Snow condition we can reach Ruigair via Danagair from where one can have magnificient views of Panchachuli, Rajrambha, Hansling and Nepal Himalayas.

Day 6: (24th March)

Ruigair to Bala (8km) downhill and transfer to Ramganga (E) Camp.

Body surfing and Kayaking in the river.

Day 7: (25th March)

After breakfast depart for Kathgodam to board the train.

Cost:

Rs. 24,750/- Per Person

Includes:
  • Facilitation of the Trek as per itinerary.
  • All meals during trek, stay at camp and journey.
  • Guides and all equipment like sleeping bags, tents etc.
  • Pick n Drop from Kathgodam – Munsiyari – Kathgodam.
  • Internal Jeep transfers during the programme.
  • Complete safety and field equipment for adventure sports
  • Adventure Instructors, wildlife experts, mountain guides and other personnel.
Dose not Include:
  • Personal expenses.
  • Insurance of any kind.
  • Train Ticket from Delhi – Kathgodam – Delhi