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



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




Col Base Camp - Khatling Glacier Base Camp


Khatling Glacier Base Camp - Waterfall Camp


Waterfall Camp - Chowki



Chowki - Masar tal Lake
Chowki to Kharsoli



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



Vasuki Tal Lake to Kedarnath
Gangi village to Reehi village



Kedarnath to Gaurikund
Reehi village to Ghuttu



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


Tour Terminates...


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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