Roopkund is a high altitude glacial lake in the Uttarakhand state of India. Roopkund, perhaps the most popular trek in India, is almost picture perfect. The Roopkund trail climbs out of splendid dark forests suddenly bursting into Ali and Bedni Bugyal, arguably India’s most beautiful high altitude meadows. Out of the meadows the trail quickly gets into terrific alpine stretches. Climbing on snow to the Roopkund lake is a heart pounding thrill. The beautiful Mt Trishul looms over the setting getting closer as you climb higher, when at a ridge above Roopkund, only air separates the trekker from them and Trishul.
Situated in Uttarakhand of Garhwal region, Roopkund trek encompasses the true Himalayan beauty. The name of the trek is based on a magnificent lake that remains frozen all through the year. Located at the high elevation and enclosed by the mountain range from all sides, this lake offers the immense beauty of nature. Due to high mountains, low valleys, glistening rivers, deepest forests, vast pastures and beautiful views, India is considered as the most favorite spot among trekkers. Himalayan Mountain is an incomparable range that attracts trekkers from world wide. One such trek that is the dream of every trekker is Roopkund