Bhrigu Lake Trek

5 Days 4 Nights
Category:
  • Bhrigu Lake trek
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Bhrigu Lake is located at an elevation of around 4,300 metres (14,100 ft) in Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh, India. It is located to the east of the Rohtang Pass and is around 14 kilometres from Gulaba village. The lake can be reached by trek from Gulaba village. The trek involves a moderate climb through green meadows to Rohlikohli campsite. From Rohilikohli it takes another 4 hours to reach Bhrigu. The lake is named after Maharishi Bhrigu, one of the seven great sages (Saptarshis). As per the myth, the rishi meditated here. Even after being at 4,200 meters, the lake never gets completely frozen.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION   Rumsu/Manali
DEPARTURE TIME   10:00AM
INCLUDED
Camping Charges Accommodations
Meals Professional Trek guide
Safety equipment. Personal Insurance
Rucksack – 60 liters Gaiters
Gst 5%.
NOT INCLUDED
Personal Expenses
Transportation and food to and from the base camp
First day transportation
Cost of Emergency

Important Documents

Medical Certificate (signed by a registered MBBS doctor)
NOC form (by trekker)
Original and photocopy of government photo identity card- (Aadhar card/Driving License/Passport)

Trek Info

Min Age: 14+
Height : 4280 mt
Batch Size : 30
Level : Moderate
Season : April-May-June

How to Reach Rumsu ?

By Bus/taxi: Take a bus headed towards Manali from Delhi/Chandigarh and get down at Patlikuahal stop(20 km before Manali) and take a taxi to Rumsu. Taxi charges are Rs 500-700 per vehicle (7 seater)

Free Pick Up facility is provided by Kailashrath Treks till 9 AM for Rumsu base camp at Patlikuhal.

Things To Carry in Bhrigu Lake Trek:

    • Trekking shoes: Carry waterproof trekking shoes with good grip and ankle support. Do not carry sports shoes.
    • Three layers of warm clothes: Carry two or three-layer jackets, fleece jackets and a padded jacket.
    • Two/Three trek pants: Carry light cotton trek pants. Denim/jeans and shorts are not suitable for trekking.
    • Three t-shirts (collared/dri-fit): Full sleeved t-shirts that prevent sun burns on the neck and arms. Carry one or two dri-fit t-shirts.
    • Thermals: Carry thermals (top and bottom).
    • Sunglasses: Sunglasses are mandatory. There will be lot of snow on the trek and can cause snow blindness.
    • Cap: At high altitude, the sun is extra harsh so carry a cap to protect yourself.</s pan><i
    • Water proof hand gloves: Carry water proof gloves and avoid woollen gloves as they will get wet if you touch snow.
    • Socks (3-4 pairs) and a pair of woollen socks: Apart from two sports socks, you can take a pair of woollen socks for the night.
    • Headlamp/LED torch: Mandatory
    • Raincoat/Ponchos: At high altitudes, snowfall and rain are quite common and it’s mandatory to carry a poncho so that you don’t get wet. The trek will continue as planned even during rainfall.
    • Lunch box and water bottle: Every participant should have their personal lunch box and a water bottle [insulated type recommended].

      Seat Status

  • Batch 01 :  9th May – 13th May – 30 seats left
  • Batch 02 :  14th May – 18th May – 30 seats left
  • Batch 03 :  19th May – 23rd  May – 30 seats left
  • Batch 04 :  24th May – 28th  May – 30 seats left
  • Batch 05 :  29th May – 2nd June – 30 seats left
  • Batch 06 :  6th June – 10th June – 30 seats left
  • Batch 07:   11th June – 15th June – 30 seats left
  • Batch 08:   16th June – 20th June – 30 seats left
  • Batch 09:   21st June – 25th July – 30 seats left
  • Batch 10:   26th June – 30th June – 30 seats left


1

Reporting at Ramsu basecamp

Get down at Patlikuhal(20 kms after kullu and 20 kms before Manali). Transport options are readily available from Patlikuhal to Rumsu camp.
All the participants should report at Rumsu base camp by 8 AM and will undergo registration process. Freshening up and breakfast will happen at the base camp. Post breakfast we will go for an acclimatization walk.
Lunch at 1 PM. Post lunch orientation. Orientation will cover all the general instructions that could be helpful for the trek like backpacking, marching technique and medical awareness. Post snacks we will have an ice breaking session.
Overnight stay at Rumsu base camp.

2

Drive to Gulaba and trek to Camp 1

After morning breakfast we will start with a beautiful jeep ride to Gulaba. The trek commences from Gulaba towards Camp 1 via green meadow across some forest patch. Overnight stay at Camp 1.

3

Trek to Rohli Kohli

The 5 to 6 hours ascend till Rohlikohli is moderate. There are two streams on the route towards the camp site (Chor Nallah and Kohli Nallah). Rohli Kohli is a beautiful campsite and offers amazing views of Solang Valley. Overnight camp at Rohli Kohli.

4

Trek to Bhrigu Lake

Trek commences early in the morning by 7 am after breakfast, for Bhrigu Lake. It takes around 4 hours to reach to Bhrigu Lake. Packed lunch will be done at Bhrigu Lake. Care should be taken that no littering happens over here. As per the myths, Rishi Bhrigu meditated here and used to take bath in the holy water. We will then start for the descend to Rohlikohli camp site. Overnight stay in tents at Rohlikohli campsite.

5

Descend to Gulaba then drive back to Manali

We will start with descend this morning for Gulaba. The descent is easy and takes around 3-4 hours. Ride to Manali and departure.

 

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