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Brahmatal Trek 6 Days trip from Kathgodam

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Duration

6 Days

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

Unlimited

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Itinerary

Itinerary Day 1:- Kathgodam to Lohajung  
  • Altitude 7,662 ft.
  • Stay in the guest house
  • Drive 210 km (10 hrs drive)
  • Local market and network is available
  • Pick up time 06:00 am at the parking of Kathgodham railway station
  • Route:- Kathgodam - Bheem Tal - Almora - Kausani - Gwaldam - Dewal - Lohajung.
  Day 2:- Lohajung to Bekaltal  
  • 9,690 ft, 4-5 hrs trek, 6 km
  • One-third of the trek through village and rest through frost
  • Stay in a tent
  • Moderate level ascent through the forest
  • Hot lunch at the camp
  • Spring and manmade water points are available
  • Go to Bekaltal lake for an evening walk
  • Bekaltal lake is 15 minutes walk from the camp site
  Day 3:- Bekaltal to Brahmatal  
  • 10,450 ft, 6 – 7 hrs trek, 7 km
  • First 1.3 hours is steep ascent via Bekaltal Lake, then gradual ascent for few hours and at last steep descent and then gradual descent till campsite
  • Hot lunch/packed lunch, depending on weather and snow condition
  • No water points, it’s advisable to carry at least 2 litres of water
  • A very scenic day can see Shivalik and greater Himalayas both
  • Go to Brahmatal lake for an evening walk, 500 meters far from the camp site
  • Stay in a tent
  Day 4: Brahmatal to Tilbudi via Brahmatal Pass   
  • Altitude :- 10,450 ft. to 11,250 ft. via 12,200 ft.
  • Trek:- 7 km, 7-8 hrs
  • Moderate level of ascent till Brahmaltal pass (few slops have steep ascent)
  • After Pass, all descent till Tilbudi campsite
  • No water points, it’s advisable to carry at least 2 litres of water
  • Rhododendron and Oak Forest
  • Lunch on the summit (packed lunch)
  • 360 degree of view from the summit
  • First 180 degree angle covers Chaukhambha, Mandir, Mana, Nilgiri, Neelkanth, Trishul, Nanda Ghunti, Maitoli all the way to the Panchachuli ranges, rest is Shivalik Himalayas
  Day 5: Tilbudi to Lohajung via Wan  
  • Altitude: 11,250 ft. to 7,650 ft. via 8,000 ft.
  • Time: 5-6 hours, 4 km trek + 1-hour drive to Lohajung
  • Gradual and steep mixed descent
  • You will find one spot to refill your water bottles
  • Lunch on the way (packed lunch)
  • Walking stick and knee cap will help a lot
  • Stay in the guest house
  Day 6:- Lohajung to Kathgodam  
  • 10 hrs drive
  • Drive 210 km
  • After morning tea move to Kathgodam (breakfast and lunch on the way)
  • Reach Kathgodam by 6:00 pm
  • On the way to Kathgodam at Kausani, you can buy herbal tea and some souvenir
 

Included/Exclude

  • Things to Carry
  • Backpack & rain cover: (50 - 60 ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps
  • Day pack + rain cover: 20 - 30 ltr (If hire a mule or porter)
  • Walking stick: Advisable (At least one)
  • Head torch: 1 Nos.
  • Water bottle/Hydration pack: 2 bottles of one litre each
  • People who use a hydration pack
  • 1 hydration pack and 1 bottle of one litre
  • Carry at least one thermos flask
  • Snacks Energy bars, dry fruits, electral/ors
  • Personal Medical Kit: Consult your doctor
  • T-shirts: 2 Full sleeves (Non-cotton)
  • Fleece T-shirts: 1 Nos.
  • Fleece jacket: 1 Nos. (Alternative: a woollen sweater)
  • Down feather / Hollofil jacket: 1 Nos.
  • Wind & waterproof (jacket & pant): 1 Pair
  • Thermal inners (upper and lower): 1 Pair
  • Trek pants: 2 Synthetic (avoid shorts, fitting denim, capris)
  • Poncho: 1 Nos.
  • Personal Utilities
  • Sunscreen cream
  • Moisturiser
  • Toilet Paper & wipes
  • Lip balm
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Antibacterial powder
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Quick-dry towel
  • Sun cap 1 Nos: (One that covers the neck as well)
  • Woollen cap: 1 Nos.
  • Balaclava: 1 Nos.
  • Neck-gaiters: 1 Nos.
  • Sunglasses
  • Dark with side cover, it should be U/V protected.
  • People who wear spectacles-
  • (A)- Use contact lenses. (Not for Chadar trek)
  • (B)- Photochromatic glasses.
  • Trekking shoes: 1 Pair (Waterproof, high ankle with good grip)
  • Floaters/flip-flops: 1 Pair (Optional)
  • Cotton socks: 5 pairs
  • Woollen socks: 3 pairs
  • Gaiters: 1 Pair (TTH team will notify you if required)
  • Waterproof gloves: 1 Pair
  • Fleece/woollen gloves: 1 Pair

  • Inclusions:-
  • 1. Accommodation. (Guesthouse, Homestay, Camping)
  • 2. Meals while on trek (Veg.+ Egg)
  • 3. Trek equipment (Sleeping bag, mattress, Kitchen & dining tent, crampon, utensils, tent)
  • 4. All necessary permits and entry fees.
  • 5. First aid medical kits, stretcher and oxygen cylinder.
  • 6. Mountaineering qualified & professional trek Leader, guide and Support staff.
  • 7. Transport from Kathgodam to Loharjung and return.
  • 8. TTH Staff insurance.
  • Exclusions:-
  • 1. Any kind of personal expenses.
  • 2. Food during the transit.
  • 3. Insurance.
  • 4. Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
  • 5. Anything not specifically mentioned under the head

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