The autumn season of Sandakphu-Phalut trek begins!

The autumn season of Sandakphu-Phalut trek begins!

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By Latika Payak


Our first group has started trekking towards Sandakphu-Phalut. This marks the beginning of the autumn season for this trek. The Sandakphu season will now continue through the winter and into Spring, till the last week of April. 

The first group is expected to climb to Phalut (11,810 ft) on Oct 2nd and to the highest point of the trek, Sandakphu (11,930 ft) on Oct 3rd. They will be back to the base in Sepi on Oct 5th. 

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The team started the trek in good weather but may experience light showers on the trail today. 

We are constantly in touch with our teams on the trek and will keep updating all relevant updates right here.

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Latika Payak

Senior Content Writer

About the author

Latika is a Senior Content Writer and one of the rare team members who has seen Indiahikes from its initial days. She was among the first few to begin creating content at Indiahikes, documenting treks around Maharasthra, interviewing trekkers and writing their stories.

Latika started trekking after joining Indiahikes and has trekked to Roopkund, Hampta Pass, Kedarkantha, Dayara Bugyal, Tarsar Marsar, and Har Ki Dun.

With a strong background in print media and have worked with several publications. Latika is always hunting for great stories hidden in the folds of the mountains. Horror stories from ancient routes and villages of the Himalayas are her favourite.

She is presently working on bringing out news from the remote trekking regions of our country.