Kareri Lake Trek is one the most famous trek in Dhauladhar Velley and McLeodGanj, Dharamsala Region.
Region: Dhauladhars Ranges near Mcleodganj Himachal Pradesh
Duration: 2 Nights/3 Days
Starting Point : Mcleodganj
Ending Point : Mcleodganj
Triund Altitude: 10,570 Ft
Grade: Easy – Moderate
Approx trekking: 28 km’s. Approx. (both ways total)
- Tents and sleeping bags
- Tour Guide
- 2 Breakfast, 2 Dinner & 1 Lunch
- Guide Gratuity
- Local Transportation
- Alcohal or soft drinks
MCLEODGANJ TO RIOTI (5905 FT) (27 KM DRIVE FROM MCLEODGANJ AND 9 KM TREK FROM KARERI VILLAGE TO RIOTI)
On Reaching Mcleodganj, meet and greet our team and after a quick briefing by the team we will drive to Kareri Village in the pre arranged shared cabs. Kareri village is an old village of gaddi Sheppard, where one can catch glimpse of beautiful farms and village huts. We start our trek from Kareri village. Its a moderate trek of around 4-5 hours. The trail goes alongside the Nyund River. Walking through mixed pine and Oak forest, we will reach Rioti (Lioti).It is best place to camp due to the flat area and availability of water . Overnight camping and dinner at Rioti. If weather permits, we would have the bonfire.
RIOTI - KARERI LAKE ( 10,570 FT) (6KM TREK, 4 HOURS)
After An early breakfast we start our trek to the serene Kareri lake. It’s a moderate trek of 3-4 hours. On reaching the lake, we will pitch our camp next to the beautiful kareri lake. On can explore the area, visit the lord Shiva temple. Overnight camping and dinner at Kareri Lake.
KARERI LAKE – MCLEODGANJ (15 KM TREK AND 27 KM DRIVE FROM KARERI VILLAGE TO MCLEODGANJ)
After Breakfast, we trek back to the Kareri village. This will be a long day but not tough as we will be descending back to the village. On reaching Village, we have our lunch and later we drive back to Mcleodganj. This will mark the end of a short, adventurous trek .