Gaurikund is the commencement point of the trek of 14 kms to the sacred shrine of Kedarnath. It is believed that Lord Shiva accepted to marry Parvati at this place and married her in Trijuginarayan. The place offers vivid greenery with Vasuki Ganga flowing from below. Gaurikund is situated 66 kms from Rudraprayag. The place also has natural thermal springs.