McLeodganj is base for many popular long and short treks. The most popular of the trail leads to Laka, which is a short trek of 14 kms from Mcleodganj but takes you to great seclusion from the worldly pleasures. Laka trekking is an adventure and nature lover’s paradise. Triund is a mid point from Mcleodganj (9km). In such short time it takes you from the city life to a different world. Triund is a magical place in itself! The first glimpse of this amazing grass top ridge.Triund is Situated height of cover 28,00 meters.
Situated at a height of over 32,00 meters, Laka offers you a chance to be as close to the mountains as you could get in a short trek. Trek is open round the year, though a little difficult from December to February as is covered in snow. Further one can go scaling the Moon Peak or crossing the Indrahar Pass.
The Laka trek in winters becomes a little difficult and the risk involved is higher in snow as the trail is hidden by the snow. Our local guiding team takes you to the top and makes sure that everything is safe. Do book this wonderful Trek to Laka with Crazy Peaks for some of the best memories of the lifetime.
You will have to report at the base camp Mcleodgang earlier than 9:00 am. Post which you will be trekking to Triund visa Dharamkot.which will be 9 km trek and will take 5 to 6 hours Will have your lunch on the way. you will be camping overnight and we served hot Dinner at Triund campsite.
After breakfast,the journey start s from Triund to Laka Glacier. It will be 6 km trek and will take 5 to 6 hours to reach. Will have lunch on the way.Laka Glacier is full of snow and ice in early summer and snow melts away during the monsoon So we will also have some activities on snow.We served warm dinner and overnight stay in the camp at Laka Glacier.
After breakfast at camp you walk down. There is a possibility of taking a same route on the way back which is steep downhill via Dharamkot village. . End of the Trek. A Room can be booked for wash and change before you proceed back to your next destination.
We do not run fixed departures for the trek. It’s only run on private custom basis on date of your choice.
Every adventure has its own set of risks and precaution one needs to take.
Laka Glacier Trek is a beginners easy-grade trek. But the same makes it risky because many first timers come who are unaware of the basic risks in adventure.
Risks in a fine weather day can be pain in the legs due to fatigue, injury due to slip or fall. Mountains can also present harsher climates which include heavy storm and rainfall, snowfall etc. They may add risk to the route.
Definitely, yes. We have crafted one basic backpackers package to suit weekend trekkers’ demands. However, we can custom make a program to suit your needs. We can add on premium services that upgrades everything from stay, to guide, to food menu and overall camping experience. We can even club the trek with add-ons like Mountain Yoga, Bird-Watching, Adventure Activities etc. in case you want.
Yes, sure. We have a small office space in McLeodganj . you can leave your luggage. But please make sure that it is as compact as possible to have space for others too. Also, avoid any valuable in the bag and secure it nicely.
Yes, you can offload your bag. But you should intimate us at least 3 days in advance and we will advice additional charges accordingly.
We serve vegetarian food during the Laka trek with a choice of eggs sometimes, as per the trek menu. However, we can add non-vegetarian option or meet any dietary requirement like gluten-free / vegan on custom basis.