Due to heavy rains in Uttarakhand, a few groups to the Valley of Flowers trek are unable to reach the basecamp at Karchhi on time. Landslides from Rishikesh to Karchhi have blocked roads, but they're being cleared up continuously. Trekkers who are already on the trek are safe and carrying on as scheduled.
Here is a group-wise update of all groups on the Valley of Flowers trek:
Aug 14: Stuck at Rishikesh at roads are blocked due to landslides.
Aug 13: Stuck at Pipalkoti, on the way from Rishikesh to Dhak.
Aug 12: Trekking from Ghangria to Hemkund Sahib instead of Valley of Flowers.
Aug 11: Trekking from Ghangria to Hemkund Sahib as per schedule
Aug 10: May start traveling from Pulna to Govindghat and then to Dhak. No roadblocks on this route.
Certain mobile network providers are getting jammed in Uttarakhand due to bad weather. But our team is sending in timely updates from the Valley of Flowers trek. And they’ve updated to say that all trekkers are safe.
We will keep posting all the latest updates from the Valley of Flowers trek here.