Namik Glacier

  • Location Kumaon Himalayas, Uttarakhand
  • Type Trekking
  • Length 11 Days
  • Best Season May, June, September & October
  • Level Moderate
  • Altitude 4125 mts.

Namik Glacier is situated in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand state in India. The glacier is situated on the Kumaon Himalayas at an altitude of 3,600 m (11,800 ft). This glacier is the source of the Ram Ganga River. The glacier is surrounded by the following peaks: Nanda Devi 7,848 metres (25,748 ft), Nanda Kot 6,861 metres (22,510 ft), and Trishuli 7,120 metres (23,360 ft). The glacier falls on ancient Indo-Tibet trade route. It is 23 km (14 mi) trakking from Liti[disambiguation needed] and situated at the villages of Gogina and Namik. There are a number of waterfalls and sulphur springs originating around this glacier. The glacier can be reached by trekking from gogina on the sama liti Road near. It is 63 kilometres (39 mi) from Bageswar. Jeeps can be hired from Bageswar or Kapkot up to Gogina. ‘Namik’ means a place where saline water springs are present.

Itinerary (Day by Day)

Day 1

Kathgodam to Kausani 156 kms by Taxi

Day 2

Kausani to Shama 98 kms by Taxi

Day 3

Shama to Namik village 18 kms by Taxi then 5 kms Trek

Day 4

Namik village to Thala 8 kms Trek

Day 5

Thala to Sudamkhan 7 kms Trek

Day 6

Sudamkhan to Nandkund 6 kms Trek

Day 7

Nandkund to Namik 4 kms Trek and Explore the beauty.

Day 8

Namik to Thala 17 kms Trek

Day 9

Thala to Namik village 8 kms Trek

Day 10

Namik village to Kausani. First 5 kms. trek to the road and then 121 kms by Taxi to Kausani.

Day 11

Kausani to Kathgodam 156 kms by Taxi and departure

Accomodations

Tent, Local Homestay, Hotels or Resorts, Rest House according to the Altitude

Meal

Non Veg & Veg (Traditional & Continental)

Equipnent

Tent, Mattresses, Sleeping Bags, Sitting Chairs as required, Utensils, etc. (all are branded)

Activity

Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Rock Craft, Snow Craft, River Crossing, Zipline, etc. as required

Guide

We have well experienced guides who has good knowledge of flora & fauna

Supporting Team

Our supporting team is well experienced and active

Policies

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