When to Go to Panch Kedar
All the temples of Panch Kedar opens for 6 months, generally from April to October each year.
Best Time to Visit Panch Kedars: The best months for Panch Kedar Yatra are May, June, September and October.
Panch Kedars during winters
During winters the temples are inaccessible due to heavy snowfall, the sanctified symbolic Shiva idol of Kedarnath is worshipped at the Omkareshwar temple at Ukhimath, the representational idol of Tunganath is worshipped at Mokumath, the Rudranath symbolic image is brought to Gopeshwar, and the Madhyamaheshwar symbolic idol is venerated at Ukhimath. Only Kalpeshwar is open throughout the year.
However, trained trekkers can go during winters but they have to be well equipped with food and trekking gears. In winters you will find a different vegetation and scenic beauty.