Sheeshnag Alpine Lake in Kashmir
Sheeshnag Alpine Lake is situated in the Anantnag district of Kashmir, approximately 29kms kilometers from the town of Pahalgam. Accessible via a scenic trek, this hidden gem awaits those willing to embark on an adventure through the picturesque Himalayan trails. Trekking starts from chandanwari and distance from chnadanwadi is approximately 13kms. You can reach chandanwari from pahalgam by cab which you cab book from pahalgam union taxi stand. From Pahalgam town to chandanwari, it will take to 40 minutes to reach the trekking point as distance is only 16 kilometers. You need to start trekking early in the morning to experience the beauty of the landscapes. It is also the route for amarnath holy cave. The trekking has the most difficult part at the start known as “Pissu Top”. You can take your take to reach pissu top by taking rest after 10mins of trekking equally. Once you are done with the difficult part, you journey will be half done. On pissu top you can rest and have same snacks as lunch. After Pissu top you will love the trail as it is embedded with beautiful mountains and scenery. Sheeshnag is one of the beautiful alpine lakes of Kashmir where you can camp at night and experience the beautiful view of lake and sky full of stars. This is an easy-moderate trek. It can be done by fit beginners and experienced trekkers alike. However, you must be extra careful while navigating through the steep ascent to Pissu Top. Sheeshnag Alpine Lake in Kashmir is a place of unparalleled beauty, a destination that attracts trekking lovers.