Snow Covered Tops in Deosai Plains

Snow Covered Tops in Deosai Plains
2017-09-28

Snow Covered Tops in Deosai Plains (Gilgit-Baltistan)


Deosai Plains normally covered with snow in eight month of the year, and only accessible in summer season. In July and August, snow is melted but still some of patches of snow avialable on the tops of Deosai Plains, which are the sources of the streams in Deosai Plains.

About Deosai Plains

Deosai Plains, also known as Deosai National Park, is located at the distance of 30 km from Skardu between Astore and Skardu District. Its average elevatin is 13,497 feet above sea level, and considered as the second highest plateaus in the world. Due to its height, there is no tree in the Deosai Plains but full of lush green grass and flowing plants. It is also famous for wild life and different kind of flora and fauna in Karakoram Range. In spring season, it becomes colorful due to those wild flowers and variety of butterfiles.

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