Pindari Glacier ( 3660.MTS) At Zero Point –
The Pindari Glacier Located in Bageshwar Dist Of Kumaon Himalaya Region Of Uttrakhand India . At An Breathtaking Altitude 3660.MTS At Zero Point Of This Glacier . Other Nearby Glacier Of This Glacier Is Right Side Kafni And Namik Glacier And The Left Side Sunderdhunga , Maiktoli Glaciers . This Trek Also Lead The Way For One Of The Hardest Trekking Pass Known As Trail Pass . Which Have Entry From Pindari Glacier And Exit At Lawn Gad At Nanda Devi East Base Camp . The Zero Point Of This Is Also Serve As The Base Camp For Climbing In Nearby Mountain Peaks Like Balzuri And Some Others . The Trekking Route Will Take You Through One of The Remotest Village Route Like Khati , And Thick Forest Of Oak And Rhododendron . In Trekking Route there Is Man Made And Natural Water Sources Are Available .
When You Will In Journey , You Will Experience Stay In Remote Village And getting Involved With Local’s And Learn About Their Culture And Lifestyle . There Are Locals Homestay And Guest Houses And KMVN PWD Rest House Available In Dhakuri , Khati , Dwali , Phurkiya .
Best Time Visit –
The Best Time We Recommend In April – May , As It’s The Spring Season You Will Be Astound To See The Beautifully Loaded Valley With The Flowers Of Rhododendron . Clear Weather And Breathtaking Views Will Start From Karmi Vinayak . From The Dhoor Village You Will Get The Landscaped Panoramic Views of Sunderdhunga, Pindari And Kafni Range .
Things To Know When You Plan Pindari Glacier Trekking –
Cost For Pindari Glacier Trekking :-
The Trekking Cost To Pindari Glacier Is Depend Upon The Facilities And Things You Take Along With You .
For example If You Are Traveling Solo From Delhi , Then You Need To Take Bus For Bageshwar From Anand Vihar ISBT Delhi . The Fare Of Roadways Bus Is Not More Then 700 INR . After Bageshwar You Can Take Sharing Taxi For Kharkiya Which Is Not More Then 300 INR . You Can Find Homestay Will Cost About 800-1000/INR And Stay In Dwali And Phurkiya As Per Dormitory 200-400 , Depend Upon Situation. In Dwali And Phurkiya They Provide Local Vegetarian Food .
Tempereture In Pindari Glacier :-
The Average Temperature Of Pindari Glacier Is 8 Degree In Day Time And Night Time It Could Be -5 Degree Around . But Sometime Accordingly Weather It Can Drop Even More Then -10 Degree .
Distance From Nainital With Details:-
If You Are Driving self And First Also Time, Then You Must Know That Till Kapkot You Will Get Average Road Condition Probably Not That Much Tricky Drive . But After Bharadi/Kapkot You Must Be With Good Driving Knowledge In Hills As The Route Between Is A Bit Tricky And Suspense In Every Turn .
Naintal To Kapkot Distance Is 155 Km Which Will Take About 5-6 Hours And After Bharadi/kapkot You Need To Drive About 45 Km Till Kharkiya . After Kharkiya There Is 54 Km Round Trail Which Can Be Access Within 4-5 Days Of Trekking Till Zero Point .
Distance From Almora With Details :-
If You Are Driving From Almora Then You Need To Follow The Route Via Kasardevi , Binsar Takula To Bgeshwar After Bgeshwar You Need To Drive on Kapkot/Bharadi . Then Drive On Pindari Glacier Road Via Khaibagarh , Godiyadhar , Saran , Sam, , Karmi , Majua Hills Karmi Sheep Farm , Karmi Vinayak Then Dhoor To Kharkiya . The Distance Of Almora To Kharkiya Is About 165 Km . After Kharkiya It’s 54 Km Round Trail To Zero Point From To Kharkiya .
Pindari Glacier Trek In December-
Probably We Do Not Recommend This Trek In December . But If you Come With Strong Spirit To Visit In December Then We Suggest You To Plan In Earlier Days Of December . Because Once It’s Snow Fall There Then The Trek Route Will Be Tough To Identify That Where You Need To Put your Next Step .
Pindari Glacier Trek From Delhi –
If You Are Planning Your Trip To Pindari Glacier From Delhi . You Need To Keep Follow The Route As You Drive To Nainital , Almora , Munsyari , Ranikhet And Other Famous Tourist Places In Kumaon Region Of Uttrakhand . Here We Have Given The Direction Once You Reach bageshwar Then You Need To Drive On Bharadi/Kapkot Road Then Drive On Godiyadhar , Saran , Karmi , Dhoor To Kharkiya . Which Is The Last Vehicle Stop For This Trek . After Kharkiya It’s 54 Km Round Trail Till Zero Point .