Har ki Dun, situated beneath Fateh Parvat amidst the U molded vale, is without a doubt the most lovely valleys in North India. One can reach to the valley through trek by means of Govind National Park. “Valley of the Gods” is the term prominently connected with the valley. In addition, a splendid difference of snow capped knoll, moraine edges, ice sheet bowls, and taking off pinnacles for what it’s worth, make one of the regular canvases that catches the heart and psyche of the trekkers.
In the 1940’s, Jack Gibson, who was a School instructor at Doon School, went gaga for the valley and advocated it on the planet. He likewise used to urge his understudies to take regulars treks at high grounds of Har ki Dun. In addition, the interest of Jack Gibson has licensed him with the title of the guardian of Indian Mountaineering.
The fruitful culmination in 1951 to Mt. Trishul likewise enlivened Indian mountain climbers, for example, Cheema and Jagjeet Singh. Alongside experts and devoted voyagers, this trek is additionally famous in the midst of younger students. Late-spring each year is the time, one can discover large gathering of school understudies getting a charge out of the Har ki Dun Trek.
Realities About Har ki Dun Trek :
- Altitude: 3556 m, Harkidun campground.
- Trail Type and Difficulty: Easy Medium slants, steep grade trek experiencing Govind National Park. Backwoods cover and knolls till Harkidun camp. To Osla from Seema anticipate a rough territory. Ideal for trekking amateurs.
- Railhead: Dehradun (190 km) is near Sankri.
- Roadhead: From Delhi (440 km) there are transports accessible from Anand Vihar ISBT. On the other hand, one can employ a taxi from Delhi to Dehradun.
- Base Camp: Sankri, reach by transport/vehicle from Delhi.
Best Time To Visit :
Har Ki Dun is covered by snow through most piece of the year. Hence, the best an ideal opportunity to select the trek is among March and June (Day: 14-22 °C, Night: 0-8 °C) or September and Nov (Day: 12-20 °C, Night: – 2 to 8 °C).
During these months of the year, the course isn’t covered by day off, is simple for the experience lovers to make the most of their trek. Additionally, the encompassing likewise grandstands a portion of the quick perspectives on the valley and town.
Things to Take :
- Backpack with tough ties and supporting edge.
- Clothing: Pairs of track/trek pants (fast dry sorts). On the other hand, cotton pants with various of all shapes and sizes pockets can likewise be picked. Shirts with neckline (full sleeves is ideal), full sleeves sweater, full sleeves wool coat, full sleeve thick coat, pair of warm inners, sets of sports socks and trekking shoes. To get away from snappy eruption of downpour, wind con artist or a light downpour coat is fitting. Remember to convey engineered glove (water evidence), woolen hand gloves and shades (evade blue hued sunglass).
- Essentials: Head scarf or sun cap, light towel, sun screen salve (SPF 40+), cold cream, an airtight tiffin box, espresso cup, a plate and spoon, water bottles (min 2), individual makeup bag and bathroom tissue.
- First-Aid: Carry an emergency treatment box along. Ensure the container contains immeasurably significant meds that you require and a portion of the nonexclusive meds to give you help during the trek. A portion of the other significant things to be remembered for the emergency treatment box are crepe wrap, bandage, dressing material, leucoplast, cotton, ORS, sterile cream, muscle-loosening up shower, and water sanitizing tablets.
- Miscellaneous: Small fix unit including self locking pins, strings, needle, and string. Convey extra/save batteries for your camera as there is no power accessible at the headquarters or inclines. Likewise with LED light convey additional arrangements of cells. To keep your things all around compartmentalized ensure you keep things in plastic packs. Likewise convey a couple of extra. Trekking shaft is one of the obligatory trek outfits that each individual needs to convey along. For people who will in general experience loss of energy, it is prudent to convey dry natural product blends as bites.
- Documents: It is imperative to convey records, for example, a distinguishing proof card, a clinical declaration (determining any constant infection, any medication hypersensitivities, by and large actual wellness, Blood pressure, blood gathering, and are you under medicine of any sort), and disclaimer authentication.