Bhimtal: latitude 29 degrees 20'40" N; Longitude 79 degrees 36'16"E. Mean elevation of all the lakes: 4300 feet (1310 meters). Highest points: Karkotak peak :-6319feet(1927 mts) Mountain Club is located at 17 km from Kathgodam railhead, 22 km from Nainital, 300 km from Delhi and 4 km from the main road adjoining Bhimtal Lake.
By Road: Mountain Club is located at a convenient 300 km drive from New Delhi. The route passes through Hapur bye pass-Moradabad bye pass-Rampur-Rudrapur-Haldwani-Kathgodam-Ranibagh-Bhimtal. The drive takes six hours from Delhi and one can avoid the morning rush at towns enroute if one manages to leave Delhi by 6 am and arrive at Mountain Club by noon.
By Train: The Ranikhet express from Old Delhi Railway station departs at 10 :40 pm and arrives at Kathgodam by 5: 30 am. A short 17 km drive from Kathgodam in a hired vehicle takes you to Mountain Club in under 40 minutes.
Important to note: All private vehicles can drive to the doorstep of Mountain Club.However buses of 27 seater capacity or more cannot negotiate the last stretch of forested road leading up to Mountain Club from the main road at the lake.In case of groups arriving by bus,you can avail of the pick up and drop facility at nominal charges provided by the resort.