HP Physical Geography

Physical Geography
Location
Uttarakhand bound the state on the southeast, Tibet on the east, Punjab on the west and southwest, Haryana on the south and Jammu & Kashmir on the north. It is situated in the northwest corner of India right in the lap of the Himalayas.
Major Valleys of Himachal Pradesh:
Kangra Valley: Nurpur to Baijnath.
Pattan Valley: After Tandi (where Chandra &Bhaga merge) to Thirot.
Spiti Valley: Starts after Kunzum pass and continues until Spiti River meets Satluj at Khab.
Balh Valley: Gutkar to Sundernagar.
Kunihar Valley: KuniKhad to Tukardia village in Solan.
Rohru/Pabbar Valley: From Hatkoti to Tikri village in foothills of Chansal.
Baspa/Sangla Valley: Starts at Chtikul until Karcham (where Baspa meets Satluj).
Paonta Valley: Also known as Kiarda Dun.
Dun &Saproon Valley: Solan.
Ravi/Chamba Valley: Along valley plains of Ravi &Chamba.
Text Box: Major Peaks of Himachal Pradesh
Name of the peak	Altitude (meters)	District
Shilla (Not highest)	6,132	Kinnaur
ReoPurgyil (Highest)	6,816	Kinnaur
Gya	6,794	Spiti (Highest in L & S)
Leo Pargial	6,791	Kinnaur
Ninjeri	6,646	Kinnaur
Parvati Parvat	6,632	Highest in Kullu
Manirang	6,597	Kinnaur, Lahaul and Spiti
Granite Peak	6,585	Kinnaur
Rangrik Rang	6,553	Kinnaur
Kullu Pumori	6,553	Lahaul and Spiti
Mulkila	6,520	Lahaul and Spiti
Jorkanden	6,473	Kinnaur
Menthosa	6,443	Highest in Chamba
Papsura	6,440	Kullu, Lahaul and Spiti
Dharamsura	6,420	Kullu, Lahaul and Spiti
Gyagar	6,400	Lahaul and Spiti
Dibibokri Pyramid	6,400	Kullu
Gyephang	6,400	Lahaul and Spiti
Phawarang	6,350	Kinnaur
KanglaTarbo 1	6,315	Lahaul and Spiti
Baihali Jot	6,295	Lahaul and Spiti, Chamba
Gang Chua	6,288	Kinnaur
Shigrila	6,230	Lahaul and Spiti
Indrasan	6,220	Kullu
Shikar Beh	6,200	Lahaul and Spiti, Kangra
Ramabang	6,135	Lahaul and Spiti
MukarBeh	6,070	Lahaul and Spiti, Kangra
Gepang Goh	6,050	Lahaul and Spiti
Shipki	6,068	Kinnaur
Kinner Kailash	6,050	Kinnaur
Text Box: Sanakdeik Jot	6,045	Chamba, Lahaul and Spiti
Deo Tibba	6,001	Kullu
Solang	5,975	Kullu
PirPanjal	5,972	Chamba
MaiwaKandinoo	5,944	Kullu
Hanuman Tibba	5,860	Kullu/Kangra
Bara Kanda	5,860	Chamba
Pishu	5,672	Kinnaur, Shimla (highest in SML)
Manimahesh Kailash	5,660	Chamba
Saltu-Da-Par	5,650	Lahaul and Spiti
Gushu	5,607	Kinnaur, Shimla
Raldang	5,499	Kinnaur
Shitindhar	5,290	Kullu
Srikhand Mahadev	5,182	Kullu
Thamsar	5,080	Chamba
Lachalunga	5,060	Lahaul and Spiti
Murangla	5,060	Lahaul and Spiti
Shringla	4,999	Lahaul and Spiti
Inder Kila	4,940	Kullu
Pin Parbati	4,800	Kullu
Ghoralantinu	4,760	Kullu/Kangra
Patalsu	4,470	Kullu
Gauri Devi Ka Tibba	4,030	Chamba
Hargaran	3,850	Lahaul and Spiti
NarshingTibba	3,730	Chamba
Choordhar	3,647	Shimla/Sirmour
Shacha	3,540	Kullu
Shikari Devi	3,359	Mandi
Cholang	3,270	Kangra
Kamrunag	3,065	Mandi
Bir-Billing	3,050	Kangra
Prashar	2,730	Mandi
Winch Camp	2,700	Mandi
Text Box: Major Passes in Himachal
Pass/Jot	Altitude	Location
Laluni Jot	5,440	Lahaul-Spiti
Borsa Pass	5,360	Kinnaur - Gharwal
Pin Parbati	5,320	Kullu – Spiti
Lamkhaga Pass	5,284	Kinnaur - Gharwal
Charang Pass	5,266	Kinnaur - Gharwal
Makori Jot	5,190	Kangra
Kamilaga Pass	5,151	Kinnaur - Gharwal
Duggi Jot	5,060	Bharmour - Lahaul
Taintu Ka Jot	5,050	Kullu - Kangra
Nalgaon Pass	5,035	Kinnaur - Gharwal
Asha Gali	5,030	Kangra - Lahaul - Spiti
Shakarof	5,025	Lahaul - Spiti
Sara Umga Pass	5,010	Kullu – Spiti
Shipting	4,980	Bharmour - Lahaul
Kugti Pass	4,961	Lahaul - Bharmour
Mulari Jot	4,960	Lahaul
Chabia Pass	4,934	Pangi-Range, Lahaul, Bharmour
Tempo La	4,930	Lahaul – Spiti
Baralacha La	4,890	Pangi-Range, Lahaul, Bharmour
Animal Pass	4,880	Kullu
Manali Pass	4,880	Manali – Kangra
Nikora Pass	4,755	Kangra – Bharmour
Khidala Galu	4,750	Chamba
Kalicho	4,730	Lahaul – Bharmour
Drati Pass	4,720	Chamba – Pangi
Gairu Jot	4,662	Kangra
Talang Pass	4,640	Kangra – Chamba
RupinGhati	4,625	Kinnaur – Gharwal
Text Box: Major Peaks of Himachal Pradesh
Name of the peak	Altitude (meters)	District
Shilla (Not highest)	6,132	Kinnaur
ReoPurgyil (Highest)	6,816	Kinnaur
Gya	6,794	Spiti (Highest in L & S)
Leo Pargial	6,791	Kinnaur
Ninjeri	6,646	Kinnaur
Parvati Parvat	6,632	Highest in Kullu
Manirang	6,597	Kinnaur, Lahaul and Spiti
Granite Peak	6,585	Kinnaur
Rangrik Rang	6,553	Kinnaur
Kullu Pumori	6,553	Lahaul and Spiti
Mulkila	6,520	Lahaul and Spiti
Jorkanden	6,473	Kinnaur
Menthosa	6,443	Highest in Chamba
Papsura	6,440	Kullu, Lahaul and Spiti
Dharamsura	6,420	Kullu, Lahaul and Spiti
Gyagar	6,400	Lahaul and Spiti
Dibibokri Pyramid	6,400	Kullu
Gyephang	6,400	Lahaul and Spiti
Phawarang	6,350	Kinnaur
KanglaTarbo 1	6,315	Lahaul and Spiti
Baihali Jot	6,295	Lahaul and Spiti, Chamba
Gang Chua	6,288	Kinnaur
Shigrila	6,230	Lahaul and Spiti
Indrasan	6,220	Kullu
Shikar Beh	6,200	Lahaul and Spiti, Kangra
Ramabang	6,135	Lahaul and Spiti
MukarBeh	6,070	Lahaul and Spiti, Kangra
Gepang Goh	6,050	Lahaul and Spiti
Shipki	6,068	Kinnaur
Kinner Kailash	6,050	Kinnaur
Text Box: Sanakdeik Jot	6,045	Chamba, Lahaul and Spiti
Deo Tibba	6,001	Kullu
Solang	5,975	Kullu
PirPanjal	5,972	Chamba
MaiwaKandinoo	5,944	Kullu
Hanuman Tibba	5,860	Kullu/Kangra
Bara Kanda	5,860	Chamba
Pishu	5,672	Kinnaur, Shimla (highest in SML)
Manimahesh Kailash	5,660	Chamba
Saltu-Da-Par	5,650	Lahaul and Spiti
Gushu	5,607	Kinnaur, Shimla
Raldang	5,499	Kinnaur
Shitindhar	5,290	Kullu
Srikhand Mahadev	5,182	Kullu
Thamsar	5,080	Chamba
Lachalunga	5,060	Lahaul and Spiti
Murangla	5,060	Lahaul and Spiti
Shringla	4,999	Lahaul and Spiti
Inder Kila	4,940	Kullu
Pin Parbati	4,800	Kullu
Ghoralantinu	4,760	Kullu/Kangra
Patalsu	4,470	Kullu
Gauri Devi Ka Tibba	4,030	Chamba
Hargaran	3,850	Lahaul and Spiti
NarshingTibba	3,730	Chamba
Choordhar	3,647	Shimla/Sirmour
Shacha	3,540	Kullu
Shikari Devi	3,359	Mandi
Cholang	3,270	Kangra
Kamrunag	3,065	Mandi
Bir-Billing	3,050	Kangra
Prashar	2,730	Mandi
Winch Camp	2,700	Mandi
Text Box: Major Passes in Himachal
Pass/Jot	Altitude	Location
Laluni Jot	5,440	Lahaul-Spiti
Borsa Pass	5,360	Kinnaur - Gharwal
Pin Parbati	5,320	Kullu – Spiti
Lamkhaga Pass	5,284	Kinnaur - Gharwal
Charang Pass	5,266	Kinnaur - Gharwal
Makori Jot	5,190	Kangra
Kamilaga Pass	5,151	Kinnaur - Gharwal
Duggi Jot	5,060	Bharmour - Lahaul
Taintu Ka Jot	5,050	Kullu - Kangra
Nalgaon Pass	5,035	Kinnaur - Gharwal
Asha Gali	5,030	Kangra - Lahaul - Spiti
Shakarof	5,025	Lahaul - Spiti
Sara Umga Pass	5,010	Kullu – Spiti
Shipting	4,980	Bharmour - Lahaul
Kugti Pass	4,961	Lahaul - Bharmour
Mulari Jot	4,960	Lahaul
Chabia Pass	4,934	Pangi-Range, Lahaul, Bharmour
Tempo La	4,930	Lahaul – Spiti
Baralacha La	4,890	Pangi-Range, Lahaul, Bharmour
Animal Pass	4,880	Kullu
Manali Pass	4,880	Manali – Kangra
Nikora Pass	4,755	Kangra – Bharmour
Khidala Galu	4,750	Chamba
Kalicho	4,730	Lahaul – Bharmour
Drati Pass	4,720	Chamba – Pangi
Gairu Jot	4,662	Kangra
Talang Pass	4,640	Kangra – Chamba
RupinGhati	4,625	Kinnaur – Gharwal
Text Box: Burua Pass	4,578	Kinnaur – Gharwal
Shinka Pass	4,575	Kinnaur – Gharwal
Tamsar Pass	4,572	Kangra - Bara Banghal (Dhauladhar Range)
Rangchi Galu	4,540	Kullu
Shi Jot	4,530	Kullu
Kunzum Pass	4,520	Lahaul – Spiti
Shipkila	4,500	Kinnaur
Ranjcha Pass	4,400	Lahaul – Spiti
Sach Pass	4,395	Chamba – Pangi
Tori Jot	4,360	Kangra – Chamba
Indrahar Pass	4,320	Kangra – Bharmour
Singoor Pass	4,310	Kangra – Bharmour
Hamtah Jot Pass	4,270	PirPanjal - Kullu – Spiti
Bherianga Pass	4,140	Kullu – Kangra
Shibaling Pass	3,980	Kinnaur
Rohtang Pass	3,978	Kullu – Lahaul
Waru Pass	3,870	Kangra – Chamba
Sari Galu	3,745	Kullu – Kangra
Gharhu Jot	3,735	Kullu
Baleni Jot	3,730	Kangra – Chamba
Chanderkh aniGalu	3,600	Kullu
TaintiGalu	3,600	Kullu
Jalsu Ka Jot	3,450	Kangra – Chamba
Rashol Jot	3,230	Kullu
Chauri	3,150	Chamba – Kangra
Jalori	3,135	Inner & Outer Seraj in Kullu
Padri	3,050	Chamba – Jammu
Bhabu	2,895	JoginderNagar- Kullu
Dulchi	2,788	Mandi – Kullu
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