Doonagiri glacier is 5.5km long, extending between an elevation of 5, 150 - 4, 240 meters above the sea level, from the head to the snout, which is the terminal point of the glacier. A stream originating from this glacier meets Dhauli Ganga near the Juma village.
Trek To Doonagiri Glacier (20 Km)
Doonagiri glacier can be approached from Juma village that lies on Joshimath - Malari road. About 8 km from Juma, lies Doonagiri village. From here, one has to trek 12 Km alongside Doonagiri stream to reach the snout of the glacier.
- Juma Village to Doonagiri Village: 8 Km
- Doonagiri Village to the glacier: 12 Km
How To Reach
By road, Juma village can be reached by taking Joshimath Malari road. Juma located at a distance of 43 Km from Joshimath. From Juma, an 8 km trek will take you to Doonagiri village. From here, Doonagiri glacier is another 12 Km trek.