DAY 1 : MCELODGANJ TO KARERI
Kareri is a village situated at the height of 2200 mtr. distance of Kareri village from Mcelodganj to kareri is 13 km. we can go by taxi till to satobari village which is 3 km away from Mcelodganj. After reaching at Satobari we can start the trek. From Satobari village total distance of areri village is 9km.after reaching at Ghera half way of Kareri we will have lunch. Ghera is a small and market of Kareri village. After having lunch we will move toward Kareri. The trek is goes through the pine forests and crossed several tribal village on the way. At Kareri there is a very good camping place near the river side or we can stay in the local house.
DAY 2 : KARERI TO KARERI LAKE
The total distance of the trek is 14km. Kareri lake is situated at the altitude of 3500meter. Trail goes through mixed forests of oak rhododendron and pine. First 2km is a level walk and then there is sleep ascent among Kareri nallah stream which has to be crossed over a number of times improvised wooden bridges. Overnight stay in tent at bank of Kareri lake. Kareri lake is also the base camp of Minkiani pass.
DAY3 : KARERI LAKE TO KARERI
on day three after having breakfast we will get down from Kareri village to Kareri .it takes around four and five hours. On the same day we well camp at Kareri village .on same place .
DAY4 : KARERI TO MCELODGANJ
On day four we will come back to Mcelodganj.we have another option we can go directly to Dharamshala from Ghera there are the direct buses from Ghera to Dharamshala .it will take one and half hour by bus to reach at Dharamshala. From Kareri to Ghera it will take two hour .