sumbal sonamous trekking

Sumbal sonamous trekking is one of the best cross country trek.the trek starts from aru via phalgam reachs to lidderwat valley in den forest on banks of lidder river. You can follow lidder river up to kolahoi massif .Lidderwat the valley of yellow turns in autumn.The valley is main base campsite for diffrent treks.This valley is visully stunning it is filled with pine forests,mountain peaks streams and meadows of flowring plants.From lidderwat the steep ridge follows to hamwas across the stream ofter steep walking the trail reaches to seikiwas at  the hight of 3400meters,seikiwas is high altitude meadow and proudce multitude of wildflowers it is good camping site.From seikiwas the the steep trail follows to tarsar lake at the height of 3900meters.tarsar lake is high altitude alpine lake tarsar lake is famous and biggest  lake in the region besides  number of small alpine lakes.the initial ascent to the lake is quite steep beautiful camping all along the lake side.from tarsar lake it is day trip to marsar lake at height of 4000meters.marsar lake is scarey lake it is belived that the lake is haunted in old say the lake had a runduk wild animal and was catching any one who  passes near the lake.from tarsar lake the trail cross to zachmarg with beautiful open valleys some small  hot springs and reaches to sonamous pass height 4000meters.it is very steep descend for two km and other two km to reach the sonamous valley a seasonally village.sonamous valley  is very beautiful the wagwams are so stunning and clean.the valley has big campsite it is worth to stay few days as you exprince some of famoust himalayan birds himalayan monal and other birds too.in late seasons snow lepords ,black bear ,and other wild life can be seen.from sonamous the steep decend  about six hours walk reachs to  walnet trees other campsite or futher one hour walk to reach sumbal sonamarg .itinerary and reservation for tarsar lake marsar lake.

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About dazpakhtoon

dear friends i am a trekking guide in kashmir region , trekking is our family business , from last five decades or more, i been trekking last 13 years ,you can contact me on 09419592631 or my web trekkashmir.com
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