Upcoming Treks 2017

The team at Juniper is always on the look out for interesting trek options in the Himalaya. Do look at the 2017 calendar and download the brochure for further information. Juniper treks as a matter of policy are not canned and are set up about 3 months prior to the departure date after a detailed reassessment of the latest ground conditions. You can write in to support@juniperopc.com and get added to the distribution list or indicate the trek of your choice. A detailed trek brochure will be mailed to you about 3 months before departure date.

Juniper Calander 2017
Date/ Month Trek Category
Name & Location
Trip Objective Duration Grading
30 March - 2 April Starter Trek Churdhar Traverse Himachal Churdhar is the highest mountain in the foothills and is a short drive from Delhi. This trek is primarily for new comers to do a short trek and get a feel of the outdoors or for those looking for a short break to head to the mountains. 4 days 2/5
22 April - 5 May International Adventure Gokyo Lakes & Renjo La Nepal Gokyo lakes is regarded as an alternative to the EBC trek and the view from the 5th lake is considered quite staggering as one can see both the south side and north side of Mt.Everest. Crossing the Renjo La adds a challenge level to the trek and also gives an option of returning by another route. 13 days 4/5
21-27 May Signature Trek Maldaru Lake Western Garhwal Maldaru Lake represents an opportunity to do a moderate trek in an area which is completely off the trekking circuit. The approach to the base of Maldaru lake takes 3 days through some of the longest meadow stretches in Garhwal. The fourth day is the longest day not e trek as one climbs to a pass at 4300m followed by a traverse to the lake at 4200m’s. 7 days 3/5
3-10 June Family Trek Ruinsara Tal Western Garhwal The Family Trek format allows parents to accompany their children along with cousins and friends on a short trek in the Himalaya. Juniper Family Treks are short and easy paced treks designed to allow families to enjoy the outdoors while spending quality time together. The key objective of the trek is build in children a fondness and appreciation for the outdoors. 8 days 2/5
19-23 June Green Himalayan Expedition Western Garhwal The Green Himalayan Expedition runs in collaboration with the Himalayan Environment Trust with the objective of spreading awareness on using the clean cooking stove in remote Himalayan villages. This program is suitable for students who are keen to volunteering in the Himalaya and have the endurance to trek to remote mountain locations. 5 days 2/5
July 22-3 August Special Event Kailash Mansarovar Tibet This trip involves an initial flight to Lhasa Tibet from Kathmandu followed by a short period of sightseeing around Lhasa. The next 4 days are spend driving across Tibet towards Mansarovar lake. After a short stay at the lake there is a 3 day trek around Kailash peak. After the pilgrimage is over the group would drive back to Lhasa to take a flight back to Kathmandu. 13 days 4/5
5-19 August Climb Stok Kangri Ladakh Stok Kangri at 6153m is a most interesting option for those on the look out for climbing to the top of a Himalayan Peak. It is relevant for trekkers with high altitude experience and with those having the fitness level to ensure a gruelling summit push. On a clear day one can spot K2 from the summit looking north west. 12 days 5/5
23 Sept-4 Oct Signature Trek Lamkhaga Pass Western Garhwal The trek starts with a drive to Chitkul in Kinnaur in Himachal Pradesh. From Chittul inner line permits are obtained and the trek moves to the base of Lamkhaga over 6 days. After the pass crossing at 5300m we descend down to Harsil to finish the trek. 12 days 4.5/5
28 Oct-4 Nov Family Trek Singalila Ridge Sikkim The Shingalila ridge is a popular location for trekkers offering a staggering mountain view dominated by Kanchenjunga. This ridge can best be approached through the Barsey Rhododendron Santuary in Sikkim. From a high point on the ridge one can gain views of Mt. Everest, Makalu and Kachenjunga. 8 days 2/5


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