SHAAMA

The hills are whispering a secret....

LIVE AWAY FROM CIVILIZATION IN A VILLAGE SURROUNDED BY SNOWY PEAKS AND MEADOWS.

Home to simple pahadi people, Shaama is a 3.5 kilometers hike from the road head en route the Namik glacier. With it’s breathtaking views of Nanda Kot, Nanda Devi, Namik Glacier, and the Ramganga River Valley, it is an ideal place for deep relaxation over some locally grown organic food. As one sits from dawn to dusk underneath the changing sky amidst a 360 degree view of mountains and meadows, the resounding drone of the Ramganga is the perfect music for the million thoughts in your head. Come here for the snowcapped peaks on moonlit nights!

STAY

WAKE UP IN A STONE HUT TO A PICTURE PERFECT VIEW OF BLUE SKIES AND SNOWY PEAKS.

A small campsite on the hilltop with common toilets and wash areas, Shaama can accommodate up to 40 guests in stone huts and tents. Enjoy your meals under the windy shade on the hilltop and hang about the fireplace in the evenings over some rum and new friends. Sit amidst the paddy fields soaking up the sun, reading a book or just doing nothing. Filled with flowering bushes, every corner in camp Shaama offers a spectacular view and engulfs you in a sea of calm, enjoyed best with piping hot black tea and chunks of sweet sticky jaggery.

ACTIVITIES

GRAB A HORSE, A GUIDE AND A FEW FRIENDS FOR CAMPING IN UTTARAKHAND AND TO EMBARK ON A LONG TREK FOR A FEW DAYS!

Camp Shaama is the starting point for the long treks to Nachni, Namik Glacier and many other regions of the Kumaoni Himalayas. The treks, often longer than 5 days, take you through the Himalayan wilderness and rolling meadows dotted with ancient temples. Part of the Indo-Tibetan trade route, the quaint villages are rich in culture and home to some of the warmest people who happily offer travelers food and space for the night. Surrounded by the Himalayas the trail has multiple sulfur rich hot springs offering warmth in the freezing cold. Check out other exciting sites for camping in Uttarakhand.

HOW DO I GET THERE?

Delhi to Kathgodam
-Train Number 12040 NDLS KGM SHT
-Train Number 15013 Ranikhet EXP
-AC/ Non AC overnight Volvo buses available

Kathgodam to Bageshwar
-take a bus to Bageshwar
-take a share taxi to Bageshwar

Bageshwar to Shaama
-take a share taxi to Shaama (INR 150- 200 per person)
-get off at Shaama, give us a call and hike for 3.5 kms