Kathgodam, located in the Nainital district, is a hub for tourists who flock in here from all over the world and go on to Kathgodam nearby areas for sightseeing and activities such as camping, hiking, trekking etc. The best activity that tourists come here for is camping, as there are a lot of camping tours in Kathgodam that are arranged every year. You can go for the Roopkund trek via Lohajung, the lake is a must see for an avid trekker and you can experience the thrill of a lifetime by trekking through snow laden mountains and camping amidst the ice. These trips last for almost seven or eight days and you will be camping entirely during the trip. If you are looking for a weekend trip, a visit to Pangot near Nainital will revive your senses. For long trips that last for more than ten days, you can go for the Nanda Devi East Base Camp trek, the Panchachuli base Camp trek, Pindari Glacier trek, Om Parvat trek etc. These treks take you across beautiful lakes and mountains, hilly regions and rivers. Best enjoyed with your friends who love trekking as much as you do, the camping tours in Kathgodam will be memorable.
For weeklong trips that will take you through some of the most spectacular places you will come across on the Himalayan foothills, you can trek to Brahma Tal, go river rafting in Kali River, or you can trek in Rubin Pass. While on way to Rubin Pass, you can go to bageshwar town and explore the town before heading for the Rubin Pass. All of these destinations can be reached from Kathgodam and you will be provided with the camping gears and equipments. Just ensure that you carry enough woolen items, medicines, and any other essential items etc.