The pass (Khal) is approached through
a narrow goat track at an elevation of 4265 mts. In the heart of Chamoli District.
The glorious view of the imposing
eastern peaks of the Garhwal Himalayas is unforgettably enchanting. They appear so
close with their grand glittering snow caps that one feels like almost touching them.
If the weather is clear then the
peaks visible from
are Nandandevi, etc. Since Lord Curzon once trekked up to
, the road is known as