Auden's Col Trek

Trekking Auden's Col in Uttarakhand Himalayas

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Auden's Col is a high altitude trek - more of an expedition - in Garhwal Himalayas, Uttarakhand in India. It is a pass to cover Jogin group of Peaks with Kedarnath. More importantly it is a ancient pilgrim trek route to connect the Hindu shrine of Gangotri with another shrine Kedarnath temple. In between the trek lies the hidden world of Himalayas amassing with flora, wildlife, towering mountains and glaciers. It is one of the treks that mountaineers attempt as a preparation for their peak climbing expeditions. Audens' Col is amongst the least ventured high altitude trek that surpass your expectation if you are admirer of Himalayas.


The Hanging Glacier - Khatling Glacier in Uttarakhand

AUDENS COL TREK

AUDEN's COL ROUTE OVER KHATLING GLACIER

The Khatling Glacier on Auden's Col

The Khatling glacier also seen as the Hanging Glacier is one of the most arduous high altitude treks of Himalayan mountains.


The courage and skills needed to negotiate the Auden's Col trek should be exemplary. The rewards are indeed very high as the trek offers an unsurpassed experience of nature's crude power.


It is not an easy trek and good fitness is a prerequisite. Excellent gears are required to make sure that Auden's Col can be completed without any problem.

 

Dreamcatcher Adventure has a team of dedicated mountaineers who have completed Auden's Col trek on a number of occasions. Our team has been appreciated by seasoned mountaineers for making a difficult expedition appear easy.

 

Auden’s Col Itinerary

 

Rishikesh to Gangotri (Drive)

 

Gangotri - Nala Camp

 

Nala Camp - Rudragaira Base Camp

 

Rudragaira Base Camp - Moraine Base Camp

 

Moraine Base Camp - Col Base Camp

 

REST DAY

 

Col Base Camp - Khatling Glacier Base Camp

 

Khatling Glacier Base Camp - Waterfall Camp

 

Waterfall Camp - Chowki

 

 

Chowki - Masar tal Lake
OR
Chowki to Kharsoli

 

 

Masar tal Lake to Vasuki Tal Lake (via Mayali Pass)
OR
Kharsoli to Gangi village

 

 

Vasuki Tal Lake to Kedarnath
OR
Gangi village to Reehi village

 

 

Kedarnath to Gaurikund
OR
Reehi village to Ghuttu

 

 

Gaurikund to Rishikesh (drive)
OR
Ghuttu to Rishikesh (drive)

 

Tour Terminates...

 


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Also consider Kedar Dome Peak Climbing Expedition offered by Dreamcatcher Adventure

 


Trek to Auden's Col


Auden's Col Trek Statistics

Trek Route: Gangotri - Nala Camp - Rudragaira Base Camp - Moraine Base Camp - Col Base Camp - Khatling Glacier Base Camp - Waterfall Camp - Chowki - [Masar tal Lake - Vasuki Tal Lake - Kedarnath - Gaurikund] or [Kharsoli - Gangi - Reehi - Ghuttu]

Trek Difficulty: Hard

Trek Season: June-September-October

Highest Altitude: Approx 5400 meters above MSL