Triund is probably the best trekking destination, as well as staging point for mightly indsrhaar pass. Triund trek is suggested for all travellers to see the mesmerising beauty of the nature. All Trekkers, once reaching Triund get surprised by its beauty, green meadows, peaceful envorins, clear night sky, Mighly dhaluladhar views including Moon Peak, indarhaar pass.
TriundHill ViewIn Winter
Trekkers are suggested to start for triund early morning from ghalu temple and reach Triund by afternoon & stay for the night in Triund. Triund is located 14 km from Mcleodganj, 8 kms from Ghalu temple and lies at the feet of the snow clad Dhauladhar at the height of 2875 m. The snow line starts at Ilaka Gote (3350 mtr), 5km from Triund. Triund is a popular picnic and trekking spot. The tracks from Rawa, Dal Lake, Dharamkot and Bhagsunag meet at a ridge known as Galu temple (2130 mtr) which has a small shrine and water point.
Now a days ( latest as of 2013-2014), Accommodation is available in the Triund at many places on the high ridge along with sleeping bags and food. These accomodation include private tents, Ibex guest house perched on high altitude, govt rest house of Forest Department etc.
Problem with Guest house is that the same needs to be booked in advance and Govt guest house does not accept walkins, they wait upto 5 PM in the evening, only then thaey allow walkins. There had been instances of peons admiting visitors based on even without booking.The best options is to stay in other accomodations for better service and hospitality..
Many trackers just walk in to the Triund and get adjusted at various accomodations in Triund. Average price for per night at Triund Accomodation is approx Rs 800 ( $15) including meals, sleeping bag and food.