Meola glacier- a perfect fresh water source in Uttarakhand

This article will help you to find every information about the famous Meola Glacier situated in Uttarakhand district of India.

Meola Glacier

Meola Glacier is a famous glacier situated in Uttarakhand state of India. It is also known as Athasi-Balati
glacier. It is a Himalayan glacier. It is situated Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand state India.

Peaks near Meola Glacier

Meola Glacier is situated at the foothills of 5 peaks. All the peaks are the ranges of famous Panchchuli peak situated in the Lassar Yankti valley of Uttarakhand.

Origin of other glacier
Meola Glacier when combines with Sona glacier give rises to another famous Panchchuli glacier, which is a famous mixed glacial system in India.

Things to do in Meola Glacier

Meola glacier is situated at a great height so during one's visit to this glacier one can enjoy various adventure sports like- trekking, river rafting, swimming, waterpinball etc. It is itself a major attraction of Uttarakhand. One must come here with one experienced guide and with heavy woolen clothes.

How to reach

Meola glacier is situated in Pithourgar area of Uttarakhand. It is very easily accessible from all the parts of Uttarakhand. One can reach here as
through Tawaghat- Bailing-Son-
Duktu-Tidang route. Meola is situated at an altitude of 3,600 m (11,800 ft) from sea level. Pithoragarh is a hill station situated near Naini Saini and is situated at a distance of about 5 km from the town. The nearest
railway station is at Tanakpur and Kathgodam from where one can easily reach Pithoragarh. From Pithoragarh one can be easily reach this glacier by trekking.


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