Winter is from December to February. Drop in temperatures and snow mark the arrival winter. In Kazinag, the higher elevations such as subalpine scrub and alpine meadows get buried under heavy snow looking like vast skiing landscape. The snow on conifers looks very ornamental. Minimum temperatures fall to upto -5°C but in alpine areas it goes down to as low as go as low as -15°C. Maximum temperatures stay around 10°C. Winter is also a good season to sight the wild animals such markhor, goral and pheasants easily as these animals come down in winter. Further, winter is the least disturbed period.