Bhrigu Lake Trek
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SUMMARY BHRIGU LAKE
Bhrigu Lake Trek overview & Itinerary
Bhrigu Lake trek is a high altitude trek in Kullu district of Himanchal Pradesh. It is situated at an altitude of 4300 metres. It is a 4 day trek easy to moderate level trek, even first timers can opt for this trek with normal fitness level. The trek starts from dense forest and opens up in the large meadow. Snow capped Himalayan view and witnessing sunrise from & sunset in those peaks is amazing. The view of the meadow is amazing and walking on the meadow gives you feel like you are walking in the green carpet, soothes your feet below and the view soothe your eyes. You will definitely enjoy walking. Camping in the night under the blanket of stars will certainly amaze you. The view of the sky with millions of bright stars is an awesome experience one can have. The view of stars is so clear that you will feel like you are watching a HD TV full of stars; If you are a photographer you can capture the beauty. The best time to visit the lake is from Mid May to October. The lake is frozen during the winters. According to the legends Sage Bhrigu meditated here for long time. It is now a popular spot of attraction, attracting a large number of trekkers.
What is special about Bhrigu Lake trekking?
- Breathtaking views of Bhrigu Lake Trek – a high altitude glacial lake with panoramic view of the snow-capped mountains
- One of the few treks accessible and safe to do in monsoons
- One of the most beautiful lake trek around Manali
- Short Trek which can be easily clubbed with your Manali
- Takes you to an altitude of 14100 ft in just 3 days of trek
BHRIGU LAKE TREK ITINERARY
- Report at Manali at 8:00 AM and head towards Gulaba from where the trek starts.
- The 6 km trek Starts from Gulaba (approx 4 hours)
- Firstly you will get steep ascent and the few ups and down.
- The trail passes through the dense Oak and cedar forest.
- Reach the campsite for lunch.
- Acclamatisation walk in the evening.
- Dinner followed by Accommodation in tents
- Start early in the morning after breakfast.
- Trek in the meadows while enjoying the amazing view.
- The trail is easy to moderate.
- Packed lunch on the way.
- Have some quality time around the lake; take photography and enjoy the view from there. Then trek back to the campsite.
- Reach the campsite by evening and have snacks
- Dinner followed by rest.
- Leave Camp site after breakfast
- The trails are easy and mostly descending After trekking to Gulaba, drive to Manali. Reach Manali by evening
TSS Jumbo Bag
- Backpack/Ruck Sack (at least 55 Litres) and a small day bag ( upto 15 litres) for summit day
- Poncho/Raincoat and Rain Cover for Ruck Sack
- 2 Quick Dry T-shirts (preferably Full Sleeves) and Track Pants
- Warm Jacket preferably a down jacket or an equivalent heavy jacket to protect from cold at night
- Comfortable Shoes with a good grip and ankle support. We recommend Quechua Forclaz 100 or similar shoe
- A pair of fleece jacket or fleece upper
- Good Thermals for insulation at night
- Lip Balm and Cold Cream
- Sun Cap or Sunscreen (SPF 30+)
- Dark Sunglasses. People who wear spectacle may use photochromatic lenses in their spects
- 2 pair of warm socks and at least 2 pair of normal cotton socks
- 1 Pair of slippers/Sandals
- Woolen Cap and Gloves for night
- Toiletries – Tooth brush, Tooth paste, Liquid soap, Hand Sanitizers, Slippers, Light Towel, Toilet Roll (Avoid wet tissues as they are not eco friendly)
- Torch or Headlamp with extra pair of batteries
- Personal Medical Kit: Crocin-Fever, Avomine-Motion Sickness, Avil 25mg – Allergies, Combiflam, Disprin-headache, Norflox TZ & Lomofen-diarrhea, digene-acidity, omez/rantadine antacid, crepe bandages, band aids, ORS, betadiene or antiseptic cream, moov spray/volini, cotton, gauze.
- Water bottle 1 L or Hydration bag 2 L
- Other personal accessories – Camera, Tripod, mobile charger, power banks(as there will be no electricity during the trek)
- Note: AC doesnt run on hills in fixed departure batches. Standard Non AC vehicles are provided for transportation
- Being a high altitude trek, this trek is suitable for climbers with good physical condition and stamina.
- This is a tentative itinerary which may change as per weather conditions
- We expect you to carry your rucksacks, in case if you want them to be carried by mules back pack offloading charge may vary from Rs. 300/bag/day to to Rs. 600/bag/day depending on the trek.
- In case of any natural calamity the company will not be able to refund the trip charges, for more details check our cancellation policy
Bhrigu Lake Trek
Bhrigu lake trek is a very famous trek near Manali. The trek starts from Gulaba. it is one of the most captivating trek spread over jsut 3 days. It is known for its vast grasslands and the high altitude lake often covered with snow till late July. You can see the magnificent Dhauladhar and Pir panjal range
How to reach the basecamp of Bhrigu Lake Trek – Gulaba Village?
To reach Gulaba village, which is the base camp for the Bhrigu Lake trek, you can use a combination of train, air, and bus transport depending on your location and preference. The nearest known location is Manali. Here are the options:
By Train: The nearest major railway station to Manali is Chandigarh Junction. From Chandigarh, you can take a bus or hire a taxi to reach Manali. From Manali, Gulaba village is approximately 2-3 hours away by road. Alternatively, you can take a train to Pathankot Junction, which is about 300 km from Manali, and then take a taxi or bus to Manali.
By Air: The nearest airport to Manali is Bhuntar Airport in Kullu, which is about 50 km from Manali. From the airport, you can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach Manali. Once in Manali, you can take a taxi or local bus to reach Gulaba village.
By Bus: There are several government and private buses available from major cities in Himachal Pradesh such as Shimla, Kullu, and Manali. You can also take a bus from Delhi to Manali and then take a local bus or taxi to reach GUlaba village.
Safety with TSS
The Searching Souls have always taken Safety as the utmost Priority in their Treks. We Have a “Zero Negligence” approach toward Safety. As a result, we have taken the Following Steps.
Medical Tents: TSS is the Only Company in the Country that Pitches dedicated Medical Tents to The Slopes at all their Campsites. The Medical Tents consist of a Stretcher, Oxygen Cylinder, First Aid Kits, Oxymeters, and a few other facilities depending on the Slope and the nature of The Terrain.
Qualified Trek leaders: All Our Trek Leaders are Qualified From the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering and have thorough knowledge and experience of the Mountains.
Emergency Planning: Team TSS always plans a step ahead in the Mountains as we believe anything at any time can happen in the Mountains, All Our trek leaders, Camp managers, and Cooks are aware of what should be the Course of Action in case of Medical emergency and Natural Calamities.
TSS Support Team: Safety in the Mountains begins at Home, Proper Planning and preparation are Key in any Mountain Trek. TSS Support Team is always available and will help you prepare better for the Trek through their Expert Knowledge and Guidance.
TSS Jumbo Bags: For executive travelers seeking adventure, trekking is a popular way to explore unfamiliar terrain and find inner peace. However, selecting the right equipment can be crucial to ensure safety and comfort during the journey. TSS recognizes this and offers a solution with their MY JUMBO BAG – BUDDY, which includes all necessary gear for a high-altitude trek at an affordable price. The company also emphasizes the importance of quality equipment in ensuring a successful and memorable trek, while cautioning against overpriced or unnecessary items. With TSS, travelers can confidently embark on their trek, knowing they have a reliable companion in their trek bag.
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Why is Hampta Pass the best trek for you?
While the best time to do the Hampta pass trek is from Mid-April to June and then from September to October, the abundance of snow on the trail makes the trek challenging yet memorable.
Scenic Beauty: The Hampta pass trek offers mesmerizing and picturesque landscapes.
Cultural Experience: The Hampta pass trek takes you through several remote villages and towns, where you can interact with the locals, experience their way of life, and learn about their culture and traditions.
Adventure: The Hampta pass trek is a challenging trek that requires physical fitness and endurance. It is a great opportunity for adventure enthusiasts to test their limits and push themselves out of their comfort zone.
Why Experience the Magic of Hampta pass with The Searching Souls?
Expertise: The Searching Souls is a team of experienced trek leaders who are passionate about sharing their love for the outdoors with others. They have extensive knowledge of the Hampta Pass trek and the surrounding areas, ensuring that you have a safe and enjoyable experience.
Personalized attention: The Searching Souls focuses on small group sizes, allowing them to provide personalized attention to each trekker. They take the time to understand your individual needs and interests and customize the trek to ensure that you have the best experience possible.
Safety: Safety is a top priority for The Searching Souls. They provide all necessary safety equipment, including first aid kits and emergency communication devices, and their trek leaders are trained in wilderness first aid.
Responsible tourism: The Searching Souls is committed to responsible tourism practices. They follow Leave No Trace principles, minimizing their impact on the environment and also support local communities by using local guides and porters.
Memorable experience: The Hampta pass trek with The Searching Souls is not just a trek, but an experience. From the stunning views of the snow-capped himalayas to the warmth of the local hospitality, the trek is sure to leave you with memories that will last a lifetime.
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