trekking

  1. gsarkhel

    Prabalmachi shooting star trek in December 2018

    The news was “In the night from 13 to 15 December 2018 the shooting stars of the Geminids meteor shower reach their peak”. As I was from a small town, I have experienced a lot of shooting star events in my lifetime. When we were kids, we had that Load Shading (no Power Supply) nights very...
  2. gsarkhel

    Car camp like tent camp

    Hi everyone, I stay in Mumbai and there is a shooting star watching event up for 14-15 Dec 2018. So I booked a tent camp to experience this event. This trip first this kind of trip with my family. So like we all know about tent camps where we can stay overnight or used for trekking in some...
  3. Wild Webx

    80° trekking Harihar fort

    Location:-Harihar fort, maharastra Experience:-Thrilling Ascending:- 2-3-hrs Descending:- 2-3hrs Level:- medium Endurance level:- easy Usually human traffic during rainy season weekend See my last trekking where we were lost in the jungle!
  4. rals.aro

    Mt. Stok Kangri Expedition

    Prologue | Contemplation If I told you I felt nervous, unsure, feeble and muddled, I’d be understating my state of existence. If anything at all, I was vigorously numb. After having shared countless breaths with the treacherous side of the mountain, I believe penning down the emotions is beyond...
  5. Utkarsh Trivedi

    Solo Trekking

    Hello to all fellow members, Me and my spouse are planning to have a first Solo trekking in February. We wish to have it independently sans any agency. It is requested to guide on following : 1. We are planning for a trek to Chopta. Any other trek that can be better considering that it will...
  6. S

    Urgent- •Ladakh trekker missing -Need help!

    This is Not a Forward. Need help finding a trekker in Ladakh. Manka Dworak - female,Polish,33 yrs approx. no contact since 23 days. Trek began on 24th Aug 2017 from Leh. Family has informed embassy but process is slow. Any help appreciated. Check fb page to help out. If you have contacts in...
  7. jjamwal

    Kinnaur, Spiti, Lahaul trip with Chandra Taal to Suraj Taal trek.

    This series of posts is a travelogue of my recent vacation covering Kinnaur, Spiti, Lahaul and Manali in 16 days. It was a solo trip for most part and involved travel on road, camping, trekking and just lazing around on different days. My previous trip to this region was in 2015 in which I...
  8. jjamwal

    Suggestions for light weight two person tent

    Namaskar people, I need a light weight tent which can house two people and some luggage. Can't stress the "Light Weight" part enough since I'll be carrying it myself while trekking. I have used a Quechua tent in past and found it OK for the price. Are there any upgrades to this category...
  9. CrestlessWave

    Kareri Lake Trek (Himachal Pradesh)| Photo Feature and Information

    Kareri Lake, a little less explored place by usual crop of tourists, is situated near Dharmashala, Himachal Pradesh. In order to reach Kareri Lake, Dharamshala would be the base, from here take a taxi/bus to Ghera Village and from here it's 21 kilometers of mostly uphill trek. You do have very...
  10. Sanswam

    Midway to Dream - Quest to Kalapatthar/Everest Base Camp 2016

    It is 2.30PM I am almost at 4100m, in another 260 meters I will be at Dingboche (4360m). I feel really dizzy, hardly had my lunch and my water intake has reduced. Have all the symptoms of AMS... Did I over estimate myself? Maybe I should I have had a dose of Diamox in the morning along with...
  11. T

    Trekking near chennai - looking for trek partners

    Folks I am planning to go for trekking near chennai / east coast. yep, trekking in summer that too near chennai might be surprising, but i found quite a few places near by. Also looks like this time its going to be above average monsoon rains, so i am assuming things wont be that bad for trek...
  12. pulsar56

    Hiking Mt. Rinjani, Lombok, Indonesia

    This is a short travelogue of my hiking trip to Mt. Rinjani. Sometimes, when age is fast catching up, one tends to start focusing on being able to achieve few difficult tasks and plan to be more fit for the days to come... and this is what exactly lead us to plan for a hiking trip from...
  13. Manik Malhotra

    Mama Bhanja on Trek!! Chopta,Tunganath,CHANDRASHILA,Deoria Tal.

    Mama Bhanja Version 2 #mamaBhanja Excited about writing my first travelogue (TL). I ll try to make it interesting and exciting as our tour. Crew: Manik Malhotra (Bhanja,24) Lalit Kumar (Mama,42) Seriously a car PILOT. For him road on other side of car front glass is runway. From Delhi to back...
  14. P

    Kareri Winter Trek - Report

    Day 1 | Ghera – Kareri : We took the 9 : 22 PM bus from Delhi ISBT and reached Dharamshala ISBT at 9 AM in the morning. It was dark and gloomy. We walked to Sita Guest House just 100 m from the ISBT. We got freshened up and after completing breakfast we started out journey towards Ghera. It...
  15. Jasgeet Kaur

    The story continues...

    The river less travelled...
  16. Chander Dhingra

    Tungnath Ji/Chandrashila in the Last Week of December

    As we parked our car in front of Raju Bhai's hotel in Chopta it was Tungnath's first snowfall of 2016 and it was Christmas Day...Yes you are right the 25th December, which concerned us because snowfall usually starts in September here and this is called Global Warming. Further which saddened me...
  17. rohitbhat

    Black Colt's Expedition : Around Panch-Chulis

    EPISODE - I IGI Delhi - 7:00pm Flight delays, missing the trains, luggage misplacement, thus our journey began with all the chaos soon after we landed in IGI-Delhi. We never thought Delhi would be so hot in September. Waiting for Aaditya who was flying in a different flight which was running...
  18. W

    Looking for travel partner for Har ki Dun trek starting 21 Sept 2016

    I'm planning a solo lodge based trek to Har ki Dun trek in last week Sept 2016. I plan to take a porter and mule to ride if required. Stay will be in Forest rest house (preferably) in Taluka, Osla and HKD. Transport from Dehradun to Sankri will be by hired cab/Sumo, else bus. 19-Sep...
  19. hackernewbie

    Winter trek suggestions

    Guys, so I was looking for trek options in the winters, November-December probably. Kedarkantha looks interesting and so does Chandrshila. Confused about which one to pick? Any other suggestions? PS.-Not looking at Chadar this time.
  20. SURYA VASISHT

    Satopanth Trek- On the trail taken by the Pandavas.

    I call myself an avid trekker,but thats a debatable question as my friends argue that I am rather a pseudo one as I never accompany them on treks in The Western Ghats or to any nearby hill. However, trekking interests have always been inclined towards the Himalayas. My fondness towards them...
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