Buran Ghati Trek

30th May 2020
Day 1

Shimla to Janglik village (2276 mtr - 2804 mtr / 9-10 hrs)
Cover 160 km’s by going through some fable tourist attraction like Shimla, Rohru Fall by following the route through Janglik Village.

Day 2

Janglik village to Dayara Thach (2804 mtr – 3376 mtr / 4-5 hrs)
Start the trek by coming out of the wheat fields, bid goodbye to the last few Diude huts. Further you gain altitude and Tangle, Diude and other pretty villages can be seen clearly. Enter the forest of pine and oaks and ascend gradually.

Day 3

Dayara Thach to Litham camp (3376 mtr – 3577 mtr / 3-4 hrs)
After breakfast, explore the Dayara meadows in the morning. Today, the trail from Dayara to Litham goes through thick forests, alluring green meadows and clear streams.Cross a stream and exit the forest section with mesmerizing views of Dhauladhar range and Gunas Pass.

Day 4

Chandranahan Lake hike & back to Litham camp (3577 mtr – 4237 mtr / 6-7 hrs) Chandranahan is a small glacial lake amidst mountains and snow flanks feed this Lake. Take the shepherds trail to reach the Ridge Top and head towards the waterfall’s snout. The setting of this Lake is idyllic, grassy patches are in middle and small waterfalls turn into small streams.

Day 5

Litham camp to Dhunda Camp (4237 mtr – 4074 mtr / 4-5 hrs)
After breakfast, the climb to the pass is steep but short and today Buran Pass will be visible on the way.Dhauladhar range and Gunas Pass can be seen enroute with. It is a setting in front of Latham’s green grasslands and cliffs Rupin valley.Pabbar descends rapidly and the trail gets sharply an ascending one. The trail turns to a gorge valley when you follow the river’s left bank.From here Buran Ghati comes into sight. The shepherds trail will lead you to Dhunda.After one hour of climb, reach Dhunda’s ridge top.

Day 6

Dhunda to River camp via Buran Ghati (4074 mtr – 3597 mtr / 9-10 hrs)
After healthy breakfast leave the campsite of Dhunda following the ridge and do boulder hopping to reach the base of the Buran Pass.Reaching the Pass will take one hour from the base.Today, ascent to Buran Ghati will be exhilarating.The lush green valley views are really pleasant and the mountains towering high makes it look more beautiful.

Day 7

River camp to Barua & Drive to Shimla (3597 mtr – 2042 mtr / 6-7 hrs)
Today on the trail come across diverse vegetation and get surprised by the changing landscapes. Follow the wide and frequently used Barua Khud’s path.Descend and ahead see a stream meet Barua Khud, cross it over a bridge and explore the diverse vegetation. After hiking for one hour you reach apple orchards and further lies civilization.Enter this quaint Barua village there are many fruit orchards. Descend through it and now the trail gets you to the bridge over Barua Khud. Halt here then leave for Shimla.