Monthly Archives: January 2019

Black Peak Expedition (Mt. Kalanag on Bandarpunch Range) – Xpedition Series

Black Peak height

About Black Peak Expedition – Mt. Kalanag Kalanag or Black Peak (6387m) is the highest peak in the Saraswati (Bandarpunch) mountain range. The word ‘Kalanag’ literally means Black Cobra due to its top part resembling a black snake’s hood. It is visible from the Kedarkantha peak as well as Dayara Bugyal, with a much clearer […]

Spiti Circuit Trip – Shimla to Spiti to Manali

Spiti circuit

Spiti Circuit – Shimla to Manali via Spiti or Vice versa Spiti valley has a terrain that is breathtakingly beautiful. It is located in the North-Eastern part of Himachal Pradesh, India. It comprises of year old Buddhist Monasteries, and some of the highest villages of Asia. Spiti circuit trip includes starting the travel either from […]

Kanamo Peak Trek – High altitude trek in Spiti Valley

Kanamo Peak

Kanamo Peak Trek – Trekking in Spiti Valley About Kanamo Peak Trek Going close to 6,000 m within 3-4 days with a decent acclimatization was something few people knew of. Several ascents of Kanamo in the last decade coupled with pics floating on social media have made it one of the most popular treks in […]

Spiti Valley in Five Days – Manali to Spiti Valley

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Manali to Spiti in 5 days Spiti valley is breathtakingly beautiful and is located in the North-eastern part of Himachal Pradesh, India. It comprises of several years old Buddhist Monasteries and some of the highest villages of Asia. The trip from Manali to spiti will be of 5 days, and one will go back to […]

Tadiandamol trek – Trek to the highest peak in Coorg

Tadiandamol trek

About Tadiandamol Trek The highest peak in Coorg, the Tadiandamol Peak, is one of the best getaways from Bangalore and Mysore. Perfect for weekends, the trek to this peak shall keep you refreshed for a very long time. Take a break, pack your bags, and conquer one of the highest peaks of Karnataka. Difficulty- Easy […]

Mount Dharamsura – Climbing the White Sail

Dharamsura peak

Dharamsura Peak (6446m),  is called as the ‘White Sail’ because of its shape Dharamsura and Papsura are neighbouring peaks in famous Manikaran region of Parvati Valley in Himachal Pradesh. Two striking twin peaks are also known as the ‘Peaks of Good and Evil’. Papsura is only a few metres higher than Dharamsura peak with an […]

Weather in Spiti – A detailed report

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Season-wise analysis of Weather in Spiti Spiti is located in Himachal Pradesh, India. It is a desert mountain valley, cold in nature, and situated between Tibet on one side and India on the other. This area is deserted because of its harsh climatic conditions and availability of very little vegetation. Lahaul and Spiti are surrounded […]

Staying Warm in Winters – Winter Layering tips to keep yourself warm during treks

snow trek tips

Winter Layering techniques to stay warm Ever wondered why we tend to become more like a couch-potato during winters? The reason is nothing but the comforting warmth of our blankets that insists us to hibernate! By doing this we end up reducing the resistance of our body to bear harsh weather conditions. Life is short […]

Triund to Snowline trek – Trek beyond Triund

Snowline

Triund-Snowline Trek If you haven’t admired the tranquillity of the Dhauladhar ranges yet, then The Triund –Snowline trek is the best choice to do so. Elevated at 2,842 m above the sea level, Triund is easy to undertake and best suited for the beginners. But it’s better to go beyond Triund if you want a […]

Kodachadri Trek

Kodachadri

About Kodachadri trek Karnataka is no less than a paradise for all the nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers. The Kodachadri trek leaves no stones upturned to make you lose yourself in its wilderness. The best part of this trek is that the weather is sound and the hike is enjoyable every next step. The complete […]