Rama Lake (Pakistan)

Rama Lake is a lake close to Astore in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. It is on the pinnacle of the lovable Astore Valley that has a mild overlaying of very welltrees and different greenery. There isn’t plenty greenery (as of 2013) due to illegal logging of the wooded area via locals and “timber mafia”. The location has low common rainfall and low flora cowl therefore the loss of forest cowl is of a very severe situation.

Location

On the manner to Rama Lake, from Astore Valley, there are 3 small lakes called Sarot in the neighborhood Shina language.

Before 2005, Astore modified right into a Tehsil of District Diamir, the 5th District of Gilgit-Baltistan. Now Astore has been upgraded to a District.

There are more than 50 small adorable villages in Astore. Some of that are Chilm, Bubin, Gorikot, Eid Ghah, Fena, Bulen, Choungrah, and Pari Shing.

Rama valley

Rama Valley is thickly forested with massive pine, cedar, fir and juniper bushes. The valley is about 3300 meters (10800 feet) above sea diploma and for that reason is snow blanketed for 7–eight months of the 12 months. In summer time, it becomes lush inexperienced; situations preferred via close by shepherds.

From here you may trek to east aspect of the Nanga Parbat (moreover known as the Killer Mountain), the area’s ninth highest mountain.

Access

Lake Rama is close to Astore village. On KKH after passing the exit for Fairy Meadows maintain using for about every other 20 minutes. When you come upon the signal for Astore turn proper there, hold going for every other 2–3 hours. You will arrive on the village of Astore. The valley is famous for tenting inside the summers. Road in the direction of Rama meadow has now been cemented and tourists can attain there with out undue problem, however there is an hour and half of trek to Rama Lake.

People

Rama Lake is Located in Choungrah and the people of Choungrah are known as Choungroch.

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