On the way up to Abbott Mount is the town of Lohaghat, along the banks of the river Lohawati, and about 14km from Champawat. Located at an altitude of over 5,500 ft, Lohaghat is known for its historical and mythological significance.

A town that grabs people with its great historical and mythological significance, Lohaghat in the suburbs of Tanakpur district, lies on the banks of Lohawati River. Perched at an elevation of 1706 meters this small town houses numerous lovely temples in its sprawling expanse of 4.5 square kilometers.

An enthralling location with picture-book sceneries and awe inspiring vistas, this town allures any type of tourists. One can imbibe in to the lush greenery with out any disturbances. In summer the entire environ would be perfumed with the fresh aroma of the burans flowers.

The pious among the tourist can go to the nearby Advaita Ashram. One of the peculiar and interesting aspects about this locale is the friendly local who makes one’s trip really a fascinating experience.