This trek was explored in 2011. This is the alternative trekking routes of Jomsom trek. This trek starts from Galeshwor via Rakhu village and ends at Kalopani. Most part we walk through the ridge. In this trek we will be able to see Annapurna South, Annapurna 1, Nilgiri Range, Dhaulagiri Range, Raghu Ganga and Kali Gandaki Valley and three district headquarters(Baglung, Myagdi and Parbat). We will pass around 4210 meter height then we will come down to Kalopani. This trek is of 10 days which is fully camping.
Trip Facts

Trip Name: Dhaulagiri Icefall
Trip duration: 8 to 10 Days
Grade: Difficult
Activity: Sightseeing and trekking
Starts/Ends in: Pokhara
Accommodation: Fully Camping
Transportation: Flights & private vehicle
Maximum altitude: 4210m

Day 1: Fly or drive to Pokhara and overnight in Pokhara

Day 2: Drive to Galeshwor and overnight in galeshwor

Day 3: Trek to Ruiche Dada

Day 4: Trek to Saljhay Dada

Day 5: Trek to Dabuki

Day 6: Trek to Bakhri Goth

Day 7: Trek to Kalopani

Day 8 : Drive back to Pokhara

Note: This trek is not fully explored but is full of adventurous and is only done by Ridge Trail Trekking Pvt. Ltd and itinerary can be longer than what we mentioned above. It is possible to do circuit trek via Chimkhola.

  • Transfer International Airport and domestic airport/hotel/airport.
  • 3 times meals during the Trekking (breakfast, lunch & dinner).
  • All Government tax and National Parks/ Conservation area fees/TIMS card
  • All domestic flights and departure tax if mentioned on the itinerary.
  • All grounded transportation during the trek.
  • Meal/accommodation/salary/insurance/equipments of Nepali crew
  • Government Licenses holder experience guide and porter (as your need) during the trek.
  • All accommodation best available lodges/teahouses during the trek
  • First Aid Kit during the trekking
  • Necessary Porters to carry all personal gear and group equipment.
  • Adequate insurance for all staff including porters.