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‘Trek from Gangotri to Gomukh, 2012′ by K.J.S.Chatrath

P1400855The Ganges (Ganga ji) at Gomukh- so clear and so awesome. It is said that earlier the Ganges used to originate from here. Now the point of origin has moved up 18 kms to Gomukh (snout of the cow)

P1410049 580 77The trek passes through various views.

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P1400932 580 77Posing with a young trekker

P1400922 580 77The view is stunning

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 P1400941400 66The trek covering 18 kms one way is doable by 50+. The requirements are just  reasonably good health, comfortable pair of shoes and a reliable walking stick!

Photos of the Gomukh proper would follow.

2 Responses to “‘Trek from Gangotri to Gomukh, 2012′ by K.J.S.Chatrath”

  1. ap singh says:

    Reliable walking stick?
    Would walking sticks from DENMARK BE RELIABLE CHAT??

  2. chat says:

    I was lucky to have been presented with a pair by a dear friend. Took one for this trek and found it to be excellent.

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