The Satopanth Expedition is Second highest mountain in the Gangotri group in Uttarakhand
Meaning of Satopanth in the local language is “True Path way to haven”. Satopanth Expedition is at an elevation of 7075 meters and is the second highest mountain in the Gangotri group which lies in remote region of Uttarakhand. This mountain is impressively large, catching all the attention of climbers. Satopanth Expedition is technical peak, need to proper knowledge of technical claiming equipments or person equipments
Satopanth Expedition crevassed glaciers and the approach is difficult, the snow slopes and sharp ridges before summit boost the adventure 100 times than any other expedition. You need technical knowledge to traverse this formidable mountain because while climbing you will need the proper equipment like ropes, ice axes crampons etc.
Satopanth expedition Trek is an Enthralling Gangotri valley in the Garhwal Himalayas of Uttarkashi district in Uttarakhand India, this Expedition come under Gangotri National park .No doubt, the Himalayas have enchanting beauty, bracing climate and desirable soothing green meadow. So, what else can be better than spending some days here in the serenity on the Expedition!
Avid Trekkers Prepare Yourself for the Highest Peak Mt. Everest
The highest peak Mt. Everest is at an elevation of 8,848 meters and the height of Mt. Satopanth Expedition is 7075 meters. So you can prepare yourself by climbing this mountain to get good experience and knowledge for future.
The Surpassing Sights
You will get awestruck by the close views of Gangotri Glacier and Bhagirathi (II) (III), Mt. Thalay Sagar and Mt. Shivling. Therefore, the famous trekking destinations covered on this trek are – Gomukh, Tapovan and Nandanvan. Vasuki Tal and, further pass through the verdant forests of pine and cedar which ahead merges with the glaciated tracks. Most importantly, come across the colorful beauty of Flora and Fauna while exploring this remote region.
Highlights of Satopanth Expedition Trek
Level: – Technical, Difficult, or Challenging
During the trek, proper conditioning & training of body is required.
In addition, need of proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature Satopanth expedition
Furthermore, shoes are the single most important equipment.
High Altitude requires proper acclimatization.
Beautiful landscapes so carry good photo gear & Extra battery backup.
In addition, the backpack should not exceed 15 kg.
Alcohol and smoking is not allowed in during the Expedition
need to proper knowledge of technical claiming equipment’s
Key Points Satopanth Expedition
Duration: – 20 Nights 21 Days – from Dehradun to Dehradun
Base camp: – Gangotri
Temperature: – Gangotri to Vasuki Tal Day (5°C to 10°C) Night (-2° C to 6° C)
Temperature – Vasuki Tal to base camp to Satopanth Summit – Day (- 2°C to 5°C)Night (-2° C to -15° C, Above
Satopanth Expedition – Altitude: – 7075 Meter
Best Time: – After 2nd week of May, June, September, and October
Expedition Level: – Technical, Difficult, or Challenging
Group Size: – Need to Minimum Group sized 4 people maximum 10 people