Trekking is a popular activity among tourists in Ranikhet. Perched at a height of 1829 m above sea level, this place has many trekking routes. Tourists can trek from Ranikhet to Gagas and see the ancient sculptures of the Katyuri Kingdom located at Dwarahat. Travellers can also visit an old Durga Temple that has a bronze plate dated 1181 AD. Another trekking route takes travellers from Ranikhet to Sitalkhet through Kathpuriya, Majhkhali, and Kalika ridges. The best trekking route in this region starts from Ranikhet and ends at Kausani covering a long distance of 75 km. Ranikhet offers trekkers an opportunity to walk through beautiful lush green forests and fruit orchards.