Gulmarg Backcountry

Discover the exhilarating allure of Gulmarg Backcountry, where skiing enthusiasts uncover the ultimate playground of untouched powder and boundless adventure. Unlike traditional ski resorts, here, the backcountry beckons with its untrammeled slopes and rugged terrain, offering a thrilling escape for those seeking an authentic alpine experience. Traverse through pristine snowfields, carve fresh tracks down steep descents, and immerse yourself in the raw beauty of the Himalayan wilderness. With its vast expanse of unspoiled snowscape, Gulmarg Backcountry stands as a mecca for skiing aficionados, providing endless opportunities for exploration and adrenaline-fueled descents. Whether you are a seasoned pro or an intrepid beginner, the backcountry's unique selling proposition lies in its promise of unparalleled skiing adventures amidst some of the world's most awe-inspiring natural scenery.

  • Best Time to Visit: December to February
  • Ideal Duration: 1-3 days
  • Distance From Airport: The nearest airport is in Srinagar which is 58 kms away from Gulmarg.
  • Distance From Railway Station: The nearest railway station is in Mazhom which is 33 kms away from Gulmarg.
  • Distance From Road: The distance between Srinagar and Gulmarg Backcountry 51 kms.
  • Travel Tips: Skiing, snowboarding, heliskiing, snowshoeing and stargazing.
  • Safety Measures: Wear proper safety gear, travel in groups, stay on designated trails and keep yourself warm.
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Vaishno Devi & Patnitop
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No: JMU2023-01

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