The place is just 42kms away from Srinagar, it's a beautiful place with carpet like meadows and A flowing river resounds with soft wind passing through the pine trees of the enclosures of the valley. It is also called as a VALLEY OF MILK because it produces rich milk in a large quantity It is said that the cattle grazing in the meadows of Doodpathri, produces rich milk in large quantity , this reason it is called the valley of milk Dodhpathri.
The shepherds from different areas travel to this place along with their cattles and stay there for days together. This area also connected to Gurez valley on its north. The place Doodhpathri has not been fully explored or one can say that not many tourists come there because of the terrible road which goes from Khan Sahab to Doodhpathri.
Although not so many people visit here because it is not known to all but who luckly visit to this place knows how beautiful and marvelous place it is. Government is working to make easy access to dodh pathri by linking concreate roads to this place. Upgradation of dodh pathri and tourist facilities plans are on fast track. Very soon dodh pathri will be famous like other places too, and it will also known to be most famous tourist place in kashmir.