Trishul Mountains (7120 m, 23353 ft) are located in western Kumaun which is in the Uttarakhand state of India near the district of Bageshwar. They are situated fifteen kilometres west-southwest of the majestic Nanda Devi.Trisul is a group of three Himalayan mountain peaks of western Kumaun, with the highest (Trisul I) reaching 7120m. The three peaks resemble a trident - in Hindi/Sanskrit, Trishula, trident, is the weapon of Shiva. The Trishul group forms the southwest corner of the ring of peaks enclosing the Nanda Devi Sanctuary, about 15 kilometres (9 mi) west-southwest of Nanda Devi itself. The main peak, Trisul I, was the first peak over 7,000 m (22,970 ft) to have ever been climbed, in 1907.Trishul Mountains, UttarakhandTrishul Mountains are a set of three Himalayan mountain peaks of western Kumaun that are grouped together. The Trisul Mountains form the southeast corner of the ring of peaks encircling the Nanda Devi Sanctuary. Trisul is named after the trident of the Hindu god Shiva. These lofty Trishul Mountains can be best seen from Kausani and Bedini Bugyal.Trishul Mountains can be accessed via the routes of Almora, Kausani, Garur, Gwaldam, Debal, Bagargad, Wan, Bedini Bugyal, Kelva Vinayak, Roopkund and Trisul