RoopKund- mystery lake in Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand is famous for its tourists spots which gives freshness to its visitors. There are many mystery or hidden things in Uttarakhand which are almost completely unexplored. Roop Kund is also one of those mystery things in Uttarakhand.
Trek to Roop Kund
As said above Roop Kund which is situated at an elevation of about 5029 m above sea level is a Mystery Lake in Uttarakhand. It is called mystery lake because of the mystery about the findings of the human skeletons and remains of horses around it. It is said that all those skeletons were the soldiers of an army but they lost their life here at Roop Kund. There is also one more story that those skeletons are the people who visits Raj Jat Yatra to the Trishul base about 200 years ago.
Location of Roop Kund Uttarakhand
Roop Kund is situated in Uttarakhand state of India. In Uttarakhand Roop Kund is situated just below Trishul peak and it is surrounded by very panoramic views containing rocks strewn glaciers and huge snow clad peaks.
Trek to Roop Kund Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand is very famous for various adventure sports in Uttarakhand. Many trekers visits Uttarakhand for just trekking. Roop Kund is also one of the favourite trekking place in Uttarakhand. Starting point to trek Roop Kund is Tharali which is very well connected to other parts of Uttarakhand by means of motorable roads from Rishikesh and Nainital districts of Uttarakhand. There is not only single trek route to Roop Kund but there are three different trekking routes to Roop Kund.
First trekking route to Roop Kund- it is the most followed and famous trekking route and it is- Tharali- Debal-Mundoli Wan and then finally to Roop Kund.
Second route to Roop Kund- second route to Roop Kund is as following- Tharali-Debal- Mundoli-Lohajang- Roop Kund.
Third route to Roop Kund- starting point of third route to Roop Kund is Ghat which is very well connected by means of good motorable road with Nandprayag. This trek is for Nature lovers because this route passes from very lush greenery of Uttarakhand.
Things to do in Roop Kund Uttarakhand
Visitors to Roop Kund can do a lot here at Roop Kund. One can enjoy trekking, fishing, river rafting and many other adventure sports facilities by visiting Roop Kund in Uttarakhand.