Chopta is a small area of Uttarakhand state with evergreen pine, oak, rhododendron forest. It is called the mini Switzerland of Uttarakhand. Located 2,680 meters above sea level, Chopta gives a view of the Himalayan ranges Trishul, Nanda Devi and Chowkhamba.
Snow trekking, snow skiing, rock climbing, rappelling are main activities done here. Musk deers, various species of bird are found here. There are many trails cut in the jungles and grasslands in the Chopta area for trekking. There is a very cool and pleasant weather, from March to May in Chopta. If you want to see snowfields during winter, then this is a must visit place.