Uttarakhand is not just for trekkers, climbers and mountaineers but also provide a best holiday spot to enjoy the beauty of nature especially camping in the foothills provides the best way of realizing the abound love and warmth of nature and people. It is one of the best modes to spend time in the lap of nature and forget the mundane affairs of hectic life also provide a chance to spend quality time. Whether it is wildlife or normal the state offers everything for the adventure enthusiasts that can prove to be very beneficial for any ages since it is a recreational activity and for anybody who loves to explore nature.
The most convenient and popular places for camping in Uttarkhand are Kanatal and Dhanaulti is situated in the middle of deodar, oak and rhododendrons near Mussorie.
Dhanaulti is a paradise for campers mainly for rappelling, rock-climbing, trekking, zip lining and many more.
Kanatal is one of the best destinations in Uttarakhand as the view of the splendid Himalayan range is breathtaking from Kanatal. Located just 38 kms away from Mussourie It is on the Chamba-Mussoorie highway and nearly 300 km from Delhi.The exquisiteness of this place is unmatched. Kanatal unlike other hill stations as it is well connected with motorable roads but is remote in its own way as the scenic beauty of this place showered with peace and tranquility.
Chopta is a comfortable camping zone with the backdrop of the Majestic Chaukhamba peaks from where one can further take famous trekking routes like Tungnath, Deoria Tal and Chandrashila where one can also relax by the glacial lake or head to higher altitudes.
Binsar also known as the Crown Jewel of Kumaon Hills situated close to the prehistoric Silk Route and is surrounded with rich biodiversities. Birding, trek on riverside, forest camping, crossing valleys, climbing rocks, rappelling and bornfire are few activities can be a great plan at Binsar.
Pangot is an absolute spot for lodging where the rhododendrons as the red tinge to the valley and between the months of March to April is the best time to visit that place for birding, rock climbing, forest walks, rafting, bornfire, etc.
Mukteshwar is a town and tourist destination in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand. The unspoiled beauty of Mukteshwar has a lot to offer. It offers a 180degree view of the Himalayan range.
The Lake regions of Kumaon is linked via Kathgodam from Delhi, Lucknow and other regions of the country and even with Nepal and Tibet where mountain biking, paragliding, hang-gliding, horse-riding, boating, etc. is organized in various camps.
Choukori and Munsiyari is not well known for camping destination but still getting into the limelight as a camping zone since it is surrounded with thick meadows and woods known for its splendid backdrops of Trishul and Panchachulli peaks are a camper’s delight.