Sainik School Ghorakhal is situated in district Nainital of Uttarakhand, popularly called Dev Bhoomi, famous for innumerable ancient holy shrines, picturesque valleys, glaciers, wood lands, snow fed brooks and rivers, snow capped mountain ranges and a host of nature’s other benevolent gifts. The school set among sylvan surroundings, is located at a distance of 4 kms from Bhowali and 16 Kms from Nainital. All buses from New Delhi, Lucknow, Haldwani and Kathgodam going to Almora and Ranikhet pass through Bhowali. The nearest Railway Station Kathgodam is 36 Kms from the school. Although the school has a helipad of its own, the nearest airport at Pantnagar is about 70 kms away.