Beni to Dolpo via Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve Trekking is a completely tailor-made and rarely trekked route of Nepal. The trek begins from central Himalayan region of Nepal to far North West. Dhorpatan is also best known for protection of plant species and endangered animals of Nepal like Yarshagumba, Red Panda, etc.
The trek Beni to Dolpo via Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve is a lifetime opportunity to experience excellent views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalayan range at beginning days of the trek, explore one and only hunting reserve of Nepal Dhorpatan, walk through the ridges of Great Himalayas, Trans Himalayas and inner Himalayas of Nepal.
Highlights of the Trek includes explore wilderness of remote mountain valleys, Buddhist cultural villages, several Buddhist monasteries, amazing landscapes, explore pristine fresh-water lake Shey Phoksundo inside Shey Phoksundo National Park and great crossing of Numa La Pass at 5,190 meters and Baga La Pass at 5,070 meters through it is one of the longest camping trekking trail of Nepal.
Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve – Trek Plan
Officially regulated day to day itinerary of 29 days Beni to Dolpo via Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve Trekking adventure package trip with Adventure Mountain Nepal Trekking and Climbing Pvt. Ltd begins after spending a day in the capital city Kathmandu with a day guided sightseeing tour around world heritage sites of UNESCO.
We begin the trek from Pokhara, following straight forward route towards Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve with middle hillock places, alpine forests, diverse landscapes and rice terraces.
Then we follow more remote and off the beaten trail towards Takur, Tatopani, Dhule, Purpang, Saha Tara, Laini, Dho Tarap and Tokyu before reach at Numa La Base Camp.
Then we make the crossing of two separate adventurous high passes; Numa La and Baga La to reach at Ringmo Village and Shey Phoksundo Lake. After having a great exploration and excursion around the places of Shey Phoksundo Lake.
Our journey descends to Chepka, Juphal and Nepalgunj for flying back to Kathmandu after achieving great experience of one of the longest and toughest trekking trail of Beni to Dolpo via Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve with AMN Trekking and Climbing Team.
Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve
Dhorpatan is the one and only Hunting Reserve in Nepal covering an area of 1,325 km2. It lies in the Western Region of Nepal which falls under Rukum, Myagdi and Baglung Districts. Its elevation ranges up to 5,500 meters from 2,850 meters.
Talking about the hunting, blue sheep is the prime habitat and highly prized trophy animal. Dhorpatan is also known for game species fauna like Ghoral, Himalayan Tahr, Black Bear, Serow, Pheasant, and many more.
Flora species include fir pine, hemlock, birch, rhododendron, oak juniper and spruce add more beauty in Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve.