The lake is nestled amidst panoramic mountain scenery, surrounded by rock-strewn glacier. It remains frozen for almost all the time of the year. While traveling to ROOPKUND you get a chance to trek through villages rich in PAHARI culture. The weather is unpredictable at such high altitudes so do carry raincoats. Visit high alpine meadows offering enchanting greenery and the sacred BEDNI KUND holding crystal clear water. The skeletal remains around ROOPKUND are believed to be 500-600 years old. ROOPKUND is also known as ‘Mystery Lake' since human skeletons and remains of horses from the PALEOLITHIC age were found here, is located at the base of TRISHUL peak and Nanda GHUNTI.
The trek goes steep to ROOPKUND from BEDNI BUGYAL. BAGUABASA is situated at an elevation of 4,100mts above sea level, situated 5kms short of ROOPKUND
1.BEDNI BUGYAL –
BEDNI BUGYAL is the most scenic spot en route ROOPKUND, Both BEDNI BUGYAL and ALI BUGYAL act as a perfect camping spot while trekking to ROOPKUND. Offering best views of the mighty TRISHUL PARBAT (7,120mts). Ali BUGYAL is a vast expanse of green meadows with coniferous trees on the slopes.
ROOPKUND is famous among tourist as Mysterious Lake, Trekking. ROOPKUND is recommended destination for Foreigners, Groups.
UTTARAKHAND this place of Mother Nature purely contains the mysterious and adventurous places in her lap. This dreamy land have many places where any person can accomplish their traveling goals. As this place have that magical touch in its air that it can turn a boring person into an adventurous person. Give a wonderful chance to your traveling goals and get yourself lost in the lap of Mother Nature.
UTTARAKHAND is home to some of the beautiful and enchanting natural lakes in India attracts large number of tourists. These sapphire-hued lakes perfectly complement the scenic landscape of verdant hills, floral meadows and snow clad Himalayan peaks. At higher elevation, glacial lakes are common sight for trekkers and mountaineers.
The vast wilderness of the Himalayan state of UTTARAKHAND is an ideal place for adventures and nature lovers to explore and experience. Himalaya trekking and mountaineering in UTTARAKHAND is quite popular with numerous treks and expeditions taking place in the higher altitudes. Summer treks are equally popular as compared to winter treks.