Brief Event Description
|Event Organiser||Himalaya Shelter|
|Event Location||Dayara Bugyal, Uttarakhand|
|Pickup Time||8:00 AM|
|Things to Carry||Waterproof Rucksack
Comfortable Trekking Boots
Woolen Socks & Regular Socks
Camera & Phone if you like (with full/Extra Batteries)
Specific Medication Medicine
|Itinerary||Day 01 : HARIDWAR/RISHIKESH - BARSU (2200, Drive 220 kms /6-7 hrs)
We drive through the towns of Narendranagar,Tehri, Uttarkashi , Bhatwari to reach Barsu. The final 30kms is an uphill climb. Barsu village is a quaint little village with a village tank and a GMVN guesthouse. This village is a birder's paradise with many ground birds easily sighted. It is very easy to spot a black eagle on this trek. We pitch tents 2kms above Barsu village and spent the night beside a bonfire with hot dinner.
Day 02 : BARSU to DAYARA BUGYAL VIA BARNALA BUGYAL
We start post breakfast. The trek to Dayara Bugyal passes through Barnala Bugyal. It is a 6km trek and once you clear the tree line the walk becomes very rewarding with unending views of the snow peaks. We reach Dayara Bugyal and pitch our tents. We spend the evening exploring the nearby Gidara Bugyal and walking on the ridge connecting Dayara to Assi Ganga valley.
Day 03 : DAYARA BUGYAL TO BARSU AND DRIVE TO RISHIKESH
We start the day post breakfast and head down to Barsu. We then drive back all the way to Haridwar/Rishikesh.
|Instructions & Guidelines||NA|
This trek is known for its scenic beauty and the undulating slopes of Dayara bugyal. This is an ideal place to ski in the months of January to March. Rest of the year this is a comfortable and rewarding trek in terms of views. It offers clear views towards the Gangotri range. The trek passes through some beautiful oak forests and affords excellent views of the snow peaks. The peaks of Draupadi ka Danda, Srikanth and Deonli are visible easily. The trek gives you the opportunity to visit one of the best bugyals in Uttarakhand.