Uttarakhand a perfect location for adventure seekers. The large slopes of Uttarakhand covered with seasonal snow become an ideal place for skiing in the winter months. As the elements are defeated, excitement swells up. In skiing, the use of only the simplest forms of implements adds to the adventure. With there wide-open spaces above the snow line, offer yet another exciting possibility Ski touring amongst the glaciers. Betulidhar and ski dhalan is the famous ski point in Pithoragarh.
For the avid skier, cross-country runs of 10 to 20 kilometers are available, with the added advantage of fresh powder snow, away from crises-crossing streams of skiers that overtake the slopes of the European Alps. Because of their height and spread, Uttarakhand, like other sectors of the Himalayas, are in a position to offer the thrills of examining long distance skiing round the year.Munsiyari, Uttarakhand: is the name of a town and a tehsil in the Pithoragarh District in the hill-state of Uttarakhand, India. It is lies at the base of the great Himalayan mountain range. At an elevation of 2200 mts and is a starting point of various treks into the interior of the range. It is a fast growing tourist destination, and mountaineers, glacier enthusiasts, high altitude trekkers and nature lovers commonly use it as their hub or base camp.Skiing activities in Munsiyari are available at Khaliya Top is Set about 7 km from Munsiyari, it is an ideal spot for skiing.
It has high altitude gradual slope pastures.Betuli Dhar is only 5-6 km away from Munsiyari. A picturesque garden of Rhododendron, whose wide range is beautiful, and has skiing slopes. With their vast open spaces, above the snowline, the Garhwal and Kumaon hills of Uttar Pradesh, offer a plethora of ski locales. For the avid skier, cross - country runs of 10-20 km are now available, with the added advantage of fresh powder snow. Due to their awesome height and spread, Garhwal and Kumaon, like other areas in the Himalayas, offer the thrills of exploratory long distance skiing, round the year. Winter skiing in Garhwal is, now, professionally conducted at the Auli slopes.