Trekking difficulty levels are measured as the altitude, geo structure of the Himalayan and the duration of the trekking. To know better about the routes, trips are divided into different grades. It is important to get information about the trekking route before you starting the trek in any part of the world.
List of Trekking difficulty levels
Easy Trek or Trek for Beginner
In this grade, those who don’t have any experience about trekking and hiking, they can do according to this grade. Everyone can do the easy trek like old, children and family can do easily and get more fun. This belongs to the elevation below the 4000 meters.
Moderate Trek or Demanding Trek
This types of treks are bit challenging for the first time trekkers. It need little hiking as well trekking experience. The usual altitude is below 5600 meters. We need to walk up and down and sometimes higher passes, where we can enjoy the close view of Mountains. For people like older and children, this types of treks are more challenging.
These are called as demanding trek because most of the people are wanting to do. Mostly, all the base camp treks are kept in the moderate trek. Mostly, we have to walk around 4-6 hours per day.
These treks are the most adventure trips. High altitude treks need to cross high passes, snow filled ways above 5000 meters up to 60/65000 meters. These are the most difficult trekking routes. It is easier for those people who had done moderate before.
Popular Regions according to Trekking difficulty levels
Nepal Easy Trekking routes:
These are only the sample of this level, also there are other many more routes in Nepal.
- Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek
- Annapurna Royal Trek
- Annapurna Ghandruk Tre
- Chepang Hill Trek
- Ghale Gaun Village Trek
- Kathmandu Valley Rim Trek
Nepal Moderate Trekking Routes:
Visit the following samples of this level trekking routes.
- Everest Base Camp Trek
- Annapurna Base Camp Trek
- Annapurna Circuit Trek
- Langtang Valley Trek
- Gokyo Re Trek
- Upper Dopla Trek
Challenging Trek in Nepal
- Manaslu Circuit Trek
- Upper Mustang Trek
- Everest Three Pass Trek
- Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek
- Everest Cho La Pass Trek