With the great Himalayan range extending to ten of its states, India offers immense opportunities to trekking enthusiasts. One such trek is Chandrashila peak, at 4000 metres, in the Tunganath region of Uttarakhand. To enjoy snow trekking adventure tour operators such as GIO adventures also organise trips in winters that takes one through beautiful rhododendron forests, a beautiful lake Deorital at 2438 metre, meadows, Chopta at 2680 metre that is also referred to as the Switzerland of India and finally to the Chandrashila Summit through the snow covered path. The three day trek allows one to experience the freezing nights in tents and the hardships of the life in mountains with limited resources. At the same time, one gets closer to the nature.