Narkanda (2,708 m) located on the Hindustan Tibet road offers spectacular views of snow ranges. An uphill trek through Deodar woods leads to the Hatu Peak. The ancient temple of Hatu Mata is well known as a skiing point. The state government runs Hotel Hatu and in winters short skiing courses are organised by them. The Hatu Peak gives majestic views of snowcapped mountains and it is located around 8 km from Narkanda. Some nearby attractions to this peak include the slopes of Dhumari and Jau.