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Nanda Devi National Park

Established in the year 1982, this is a National Park circling the peak of nanda Devi. There are several peaks surrounding this national park as well. These are namely the Trishul, Dunagiri, East Nanda Devi, Bethartoli and others. This place is rich in flora and fauna and the main species are the Brahmakamal and the Blue Mountain Goat. This is a perfect place for trekking. This is also an UNESCO World Heritage Site and it was declared so in the year 2005 along with the Valley of Flowers National Park. These two parks are open for a part of the year and form the whole of the nanda Devi Biodiversity Reserve.
Nishtha Nath
2. Nanda Devi National ParkThis World Heritage Site offers you the view of Himalayan Snow Leopard and the endangered species of the Asiatic black bears, blue sheep and brown bear. Nanda Devi, the second highest peak in India, after Kangchenjunga, is visible from this National Park
Ashish Pachnanda
➡️Part 6 Jogini FallsJust few km before joshimath i saw this amazing place on the highway.A very calm fall at the side of the mountain.The sparkling water was something amazing i liked about it .A great place to enjoy nature's presence amidst Nanda Devi National Park.So i didn't resist to capture a memory of here.I had a deep wish to explore where the water was coming from top. It always made me anxious when I see the picture of this place.There was a little trail through which you can climb up and get a beautiful view. I wasn't lucky to trek above, as had to reach Auli on time .So just said a sweet good-bye to this little amazing place and promised  myself to visit this Nature's Trail next time.
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I woke up early around 4am as it was too cold, some other trekking group have made a campfire there, we just joined them. Actually as it is forest, government haven't allowed putting campfire in this area. After breakfast every body got ready to get down to the base camp. We went back through a short cut without touching bekaltal. And most of them including me unloaded the backpack, thanks to the mules. I don't wanted to hurt my knees actually. When I was coming down from summit itself i got the stress in my knee.So I don't wanted to take a risk of 11kg backpack with me while I climb down. And by afternoon we reached our base camp. All were craving for a normal toilet and bath room. And hot water was limited, so everyone have to wait. And actually I wanted to bath some how, so I just took the chance I had a cold shower. I finished it within 5 minutes so that I shouldn't get fever or cold. I dried up myself and came out the remaining guys were looking at me like as if I did a murder or something lol. But one good thing was i was not feeling much cold after a cold shower. Ip felt better had some snacks and tea and enjoyed the sunset from base camp. Night we had arranged a party with the help of trek leaders and guides, we had chicken after almost 5 days. Everyone enjoyed it well. Every body were little sad because all become very close friends in that time and also an amazing trek was going to end. Next day early morning we started back to Kathgodam railway station. We reached there by evening and via train we reached delhi. From there all went back to their own life promising each other will be in touch for future. When I was flying back to Bangalore my mind was still stuck in that beautiful Meadows and Nandadevi range of Himalayas. I was happy and I decided that I am gonna come back again to meet you might Himalayas. Till that time allvidha….