Kareri Lake (also known as Kumarwah Lake) situated at a height of 9600ft., freshwater lake south of the Dhauladhar range near Dharamshala.
It is a high altitude, fresh water lake of the Dhauladhar range and is also known for being favorite trekking destination of this area. The lake remains frozen in winters and when the snow melts it serves as the source of lake and a stream. Kareri lake sevres as a base for trekking further into the Dahuladhar and onward to Chamba and Bharmour via Minkiani Pass (4250m ) and Baleni Pass (3710m).
An ideal weekend getaway trek to this perfect elliptical glacial lake. The entire trail of the trek is very varied and beautiful with a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and Shakti on a hilltop overlooking the lake.
Indrahar Pass Trek Quick Facts:
10:30 AM – 8:00 PM (Mon to Sat)
Note: Customization available
Gaggal Airport or Kangra Airport at Dharamshala is about 20 km away from McLeod Ganj and is well connected to Delhi, Kullu, and Chandigarh. A number of state-owned and private buses connect McLeod Ganj with other cities like Delhi, Chandigarh, and Dharamshala. Pathankot Railway Station, situated approximately 90 km away, is the closest broad gauge railhead serving those headed to McLeod Ganj.