Best Season for Trekking in Uttarakhand
The best trekking season is between April and Early June and then again during September and November. Here is a look at some of the best treks in the region. NHH in Uttarakhand can be enjoyed in all the seasons – Summer, Monsoon, and Winter. The summer season has a maximum number of treks to offer and no much Treks in monsoon Season. Come winter, and most of the trails get buried under the thick blanket of snow, however, this doesn’t deter trekkers from enjoying the adventure of trekking in Uttarakhand.
In the summer season, between March and June, almost all the treks in Uttarakhand remain open for the adventurers at heart. Popular treks in Uttarakhand like Dayara Bugyal , Dodital lake Har ki dun, Kush kalyan bugyal , Bamsaru Khal trek , Gaumukh Tapovan , Kalindi pass , kedartal , Auden’s col trek, Bali pass, Dhumdhar kandi pass , Mayali pass , Sahasratal ,Saptrishi kund etc. can be best enjoyed in the summer season.
In the monsoon season, between mid- July to August is also the time to enjoy trekking on the most beautiful trails like that of Valley of Flowers ,Dodital lake, Kush kalyan , Gidyara bugyal Panch Kedar . A large part of the monsoon in the Garhwal Himalayas is about pilgrimage. Treks to Kedarnath, Yamunotri Gaumukh & Tapovan and several others make for some great and memorable religious treks in Uttarakhand in the monsoon season.
In the winter season, between October and February in Uttarakhand are icy, and some places even receive snowfall during this period, thus making this state even more picturesque and beautiful. But the season makes it chiller, so it is best advised to carry woolen clothes.
Here are the best trekking seasons to visit Uttarakhand
April to June