The trek to Bhrigu Lake (4,270 m) is a spiritual trek in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh. The best time for this trek best is in the months of Mid-April to Mid-November. Manali is the nearest town from the base camp. The length of this trek is 13 km one way, and the entire hike up to the lake offers enchanting views of the Pir Panjal Range of the Himalayas. The lake is located to the east of Rohtang Pass and is named after Maharishi Bhrigu. Legend has it that the sage used to meditate near the lake and hence it has been rendered sacred. The locals believe that due to its spiritual nature, the lake never freezes completely. The remarkable thing about this trek is that one can reach an impressive altitude of 14,000 feet and experience snow just on the second day of trekking! To add to that, the camping grounds at Rola Kholi and Pandu Ropa offer dream-like views to wake up to. The trail guarantees jaw-dropping views of Kullu Valley, which becomes prettier and prettier as you rise. On a clear day, one can catch a beautiful panoramic view of Pir Panjal Range and Dhauladhar ranges.One can also witness Mt. Hanuman Tibba (5,928 m), Deo Tibba (6,001 m) and Indrasan (6,221 m) from here.
Quick Facts About Bhrigu Lake Trek
During the winters the lake freezes and takes the shape of a disc and often the trail is dubbed as the Frozen Disc Trek.
Commonly known as the "Pool of God".
Legend has it that the sage ‘Maharishi Bhrigu’ used to meditate near the lake and hence it has been rendered sacred.
Stumbling upon the vast green meadows immediately after a thick forest of rhododendron or oak is the finest part of this trek.
Bhrigu Lake Trek Itinerary
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Bhrigu Lake Gallery
Explore Bhrigu Lake Gallery, one of the most peaceful lakes of Himachal. Bhrigu Lake images are fascinating. Bhrigu Lake Manali is situated at an altitude of 4300 meters in Himalayan ranges of Kullu district. Preview the spellbound beauty & well-organized pictures of this Frozen Disk Lake.